It's back! My Behind The Book series returns for its third season today - and I couldn't be more excited to be kicking off with author Miriam Halahmy, who has a new YA novel, Always Here For You, out this week. There are many strings to Miriam's bow, including working as a teacher for 25 … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Miriam Halahmy.
There’s no denying I have pondered the question of a nom de plume – although that was before I actually started writing a book. It’s such hard work that I know now I’d want my own name attached to it, if I ever finish it. There are, of course, all sorts of reasons why people … Continue reading What’s In A Name? Q&A With Writer Polly Heron (Aka Susanna Bavin).
Ian Wilfred describes his perfect day as going for a walk on the beach with his dog, coming back and enjoying a lovely hot coffee and then writing. Swap the dog for Freya and coffee for a hot chocolate and Ian and I are on the same page but we also have something else in common … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Ian Wilfred.
A school careers adviser once told Lynsey James that writing wasn't a "good option". Six books later, I suspect she has something to say about that - and she's still only in her 20s. Her latest novel, A Winter's Wish Come True, is a follow up to A Season Of Hopes And Dreams, which I was … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Lynsey James.