Author Interviews

8 August 2017

The Inspiration For My New Book And Why I Knew It Would Spark Controversy

When the idea for The Forbidden came to me, I wondered whether I should write it at all. In the grand scheme of things, I’m quite a newbie in the ...

7 August 2017

The Psychology Of Killing

By Dr Stella Compton-Dickinson, author of The Clinician’s Guide to Forensic Music Therapy (Jessica Kingsley Publishers). How do we deal with the fear of death? What leads someone to be ...

7 August 2017

10 Signs You're Coming Of Age In Britain

Lucy Ivison and Tom Ellen’s new book, FRESHERS is a warm, hilarious and perfectly observed coming-of-age comedy about the first year of university. It's a story of friendships and feminism, falling apart and finding yourself ...

7 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Yvonne Rogers

Yvonne Rogers, author of Adelina shares 10 things that her readers should know about her. I started writing Adelina in 1987 when one day, out of the blue, my mother ...

7 August 2017

5 Reasons Why Moving Abroad Could Ignite Your Career By Louise Wiles And Evelyn Simpson

More than three quarters of the British population would like to live abroad according to a recent survey.  Reasons given include a desire for better quality of life, the search ...

4 August 2017

10 Tips For Writing A Crime Series by Jason Instrell

Hello, I'm Jason Instrell, the author of Mist- Path of a Killer, the first in a series of crime books based on DI John Miste – a Leicestershire detective. This ...

4 August 2017

Fated To Be A Writer By Mel Teshco

Do you believe things happen for a reason? The older I get the more I’m coming to believe it does, with everything in the universe coming together to ensure things ...

3 August 2017

10 Things That Inspired Me To Write 'Lebensraum 2018'

In no significant order, here is my top 10: I enjoy the creative writing process. This is difficult to explain to someone who has never tried it, but it’s a ...

3 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By S V Berlin

To celebrate the release of her new book- The Favourite- author S V Berlin tells us a bit about the author behind the books.  I moved to New York because ...

3 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Keris Stainton

I was born in Canada, but my parents moved back to the UK when I was just four months old. I've always felt slightly short-changed. I feel like Canadian Keris ...

3 August 2017

10 Things You Never Knew About Chakras By Patricia Mercier

Chakras are amazing! If you haven’t heard about them before here are the top ten things you need to know. Chakras have been known about in India since ancient times ...

3 August 2017

Ten Things I’d Like My Readers To Know About Me By Victoria Jenkins

I have always been a writer. I was writing stories from a young age (mostly terrible), but I had my first literary prize at the age of ten with a ...

3 August 2017

6 Surprising Ways Your Phone Affects Your Health

by Tanya Goodin, founder Time To Log Off  and author OFF With the average user picking up their phone more than 150x a day, and adults now spending more time ...

3 August 2017

10 Reasons Why Monogamy Might Be Dead

Rosie Wilby's first book Is Monogamy Dead? is out today and to celebrate, she discusses the possibility that monogamy might be a thing of the past.    For research for ...

2 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Norman Russell

Norman Russell’s twentieth novel has just been published by Matador I have enjoyed two careers, one as a teacher of English for twenty-six years in a Liverpool comprehensive school, and ...

2 August 2017

10 Things My Readers Should Know About Me By Gemma Hines

I am a mother of two children who are my world. I adore them and my favourite time of the day is when they sneak into my bed in the ...

2 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Lisa Jewell

I am the oldest of three girls and the only one not named after one of my father’s ex-girlfriends. I was born the year after Elvis’s daughter Lisa-Marie: Lisa was ...

2 August 2017

10 Things I Want Readers To Know About Me By Tal M. Klein

My seven year old daughter, Iris,  was the first published author in our family. When she was five years old her children's book, I’m A Bunch Of Dinosaurs was published. ...

1 August 2017

10 Things Author Daisy Mae Wants Her Readers To Know About Her

This is a fiction book, but based on my own experiences of internet dating. All the names, date, places, times etc have been changed to protect anonymity. While dating, I ...

1 August 2017

Exclusive Extract From Point Blank By Cheyenne McCray

Special Agent Brooks Allen is pissed as hell when he learns one of his friends’ in-laws is suspected of drug-trafficking. Big time. She’s been selling merchandise filled with illegal narcotics. ...

1 August 2017

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Alexandra Silber

I went to drama school in Glasgow at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland before living in London and working the West End for several years. I have a (fabulous, diva, ...

31 July 2017

6 Things I’ve Learned About Body Positivity By Grace Victory

My journey with body positivity is ever evolving, developing and changing. I’ve been thinner than I am now and bigger than I am now and at every stage I’ve had ...

28 July 2017

My Top 10 Yoga Tips By Joanne Lee Philpot

     Before performing your yoga class remember this is your time for you to let go of any worries and to be in the present moment with your True Self. ...

28 July 2017

Inspirational Essex By Ellie Holmes

Poor Essex, woefully misunderstood, maligned by those who have never visited, routinely laughed at and made fun of.  If it was a character in a novel it would have you ...

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