Celebrity Interviews

25 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Nikki Owen

I am rubbish at maths. Even though my protagonist, Dr Maria Martinez is a natural genius at maths and coding, I, however, am most definitely not. I haven’t quite revealed ...

25 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Sarah Haywood

When my sister and I were young, we ran an imaginary orphanage/child actor agency. Our dolls and teddies were under our care, whilst also being contractually obliged to give us ...

25 January 2018

Ellie Dean Discusses Her New Novel 'With A Kiss And A Prayer'

We caught up with Ellie Dean to talk about her new book for 2018, With A Kiss and a Prayer.  What can readers expect for your new book With a ...

25 January 2018

Why We All Need A Second Chance In Love By Abi Oliver

First love – isn’t that the romantic ideal? You meet when young, sweet, unsullied by all life’s murky complications. You know you have found your soulmate and once you are ...

25 January 2018

Susan Lewis Discusses Her New Book 'Believe In Me'

We caught up with author Susan Lewis to talk about her brand new book Believe In Me.  Susan Lewis is the author of Believe in Me published by Century in ...

23 January 2018

What Kind Of Liar Are You? Take The Quiz!

Everyone lies sometimes -  most of the time it's because they want to feel good about themselves. That's okay as long as it doesn't have the opposite effect in others. ...

23 January 2018

How To Make Time For Reading

Reading - it’s something you constantly plan to do more of but somehow it never quite happens. And you’re not alone either - a recent survey found that almost three ...
23 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Marieke Nijkamp

I started writing when I was ten. I fell head over heels in love with a book—Tonke Dragt’s The Letter for the King—and I knew right there and then I ...

22 January 2018

How I Solved The Mysteries Of The World-Famous Stourhead Garden

By Tim Woodbridge, author of The Choice When his father, a British Intelligence codebreaker died, the author Tim Woodbridge inherited his archive of fascinating research into Stourhead, one of the ...

22 January 2018

A Day In The Life Of Ella Harper

When I left my job in banking years ago to become a writer, I fondly imagined that life would be less structured and more ‘organic’ in terms of the creative ...

22 January 2018

Choosing Greece As The Setting For My New Novel

So far, my fiction has taken readers to Kenya (Burning Embers), to Venice and Tuscany, Italy (The Echoes of Love), and to Andalucía, Spain (Indiscretion, Masquerade and Legacy). In each ...

19 January 2018

Review: The More Of Less By Joshua Becker

I have become somewhat obsessed with books on minimalism, so when I came across Becker’s book, I just had to read it despite feeling well rehearsed in the ins and ...

19 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Dylan Young

To celebrate the release of his new book The Silent Girls, author Dylan Young tells us a bit more about the man behind the books.  I began writing a long ...

18 January 2018

Secrets To A Debt-Free Business Education And The Career Of Your Dreams

By Laurie Pickard, author of Don’t Pay for Your MBA Have you ever wondered whether you need an MBA to get ahead in your career? If so, you’ve probably also ...

18 January 2018

What I Learned As A Refugee By Annahita Parsan

Two summers ago, as the news was full of almost daily coverage of refugees on boats hoping to make it to Greece, I was asked to meet with a man ...

18 January 2018

Why I Love Thailand By Frank Hurst

I was very lucky that my work took me to Thailand in the mid-80s. We were investigating Howard Marks (Mr Nice) at the time and my office needed someone to ...
18 January 2018

Eat Your Way To Happiness

Low mood and depression are common problems for many people of all ages. If you struggle with feelings of depression, loss of motivation and enthusiasm, or if you have difficulty ...

17 January 2018

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

I write crime thrillers but my philosophy in life is Be Kind. You never know what people are dealing with. Sometimes a small kindness can make a huge difference in ...

16 January 2018

5 Good Reasons To Reduce Drinking That Might Surprise You

by Georgia Foster clinical hypnotherapist and leading specialist in overdrinking behaviour. When people decide to reduce their drinking before they start they are already telling themselves ‘it’s going to be ...

16 January 2018

Robert James Collier Discusses His Role In 'Killer By Nature'

Audible, the world’s leading provider of spoken word entertainment, have announced the launch of a new Audible Original, Killer By Nature. Written exclusively for audio by screenwriter and Academy Nicholl ...

15 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Non Pratt

My books are not autobiographical… Sometimes when you’re reading a book, it’s tempting to think that the characters on the page are expressing the same opinions as those of the ...

12 January 2018

[Exclusive] Jennifer Lawrence Discusses Her Monumental Role In mother!

One couple’s relationship is tested like never before in Darren Aronofsky’s controversial new movie mother!. With Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem leading the film, alongside the likes of Ed Harris ...
11 January 2018

10 Things I'd Like My Readers To Know About Me By Charles Stross

On publication of his new novel, DARK STATE, SF novelist Charles Stross shares ‘10 things I'd like my readers to know about me’ exclusively for Female First.  I'm not fashionable. ...

11 January 2018

How To Get Down To Writing Your Novel

Here’s a harsh fact for anyone who wants to write a novel: if you don’t do it, no one will care. No one but you. The world has not noticed ...

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