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.
Taking part in this year's National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) hadn't even crossed my mind - until the author Susanna Bavin suggested it. Susanna, who has appeared in my Behind The Book series, wrote a blog post featuring quotes from her writer friends about their experiences of NaNo. Having completed it in 2015 (just), I added… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017 – I did it!
I fell in love with the story behind Jessica Redland's debut, Searching For Steven, before I even opened the book - although that more than lived up to my (very high) expectations. Since then she's written four more wonderfully romantic, funny, feel good stories with the latest, Bear With Me, released earlier this year (and, at… Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Jessica Redland.