Category Archives: Author Interviews

Stephen Carver – Where I Write

I’m really pleased to have Stephen Carver as my guest blogger today. I first knew Stephen when I enrolled on an online Creative Writing course at my old university, UEA. It was an excellent course and I was very pleased … Continue reading

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Talking with authors

I’ve had the pleasure of talking with a number of great authors over the past year. If you’re interested in the art and craft of writing it’s really worth taking a look. You can find the talks by searching for … Continue reading

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Author Interviews

You can find my series of talks with authors by searching for their names using the little Sherlock Holmes magnifying glass on the top right of the blog or by clicking on author interviews at the bottom of this post. … Continue reading

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Talking with Prue Batten

Today I’m delighted to be talking with Prue Batten, Australian author of historical and fantasy novels. Hi Prue, before we focus on your own writing would you tell us about the authors and books which have had the greatest influence … Continue reading

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Talking with authors

I’m lucky to have a grand series of authors talking with me on my blog over the summer. Thanks to everyone who has taken the time to be involved. This Thursday I’m featuring Colin Falconer, author of many great novels … Continue reading

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Talking with Justin Hill.

Today I am delighted to be talking with Justin Hill.  Justin has written travel books and novels dealing with subjects from China to Africa as well as historical fiction.  His novel ‘Shieldwall’ was a Sunday Times Book of the Year. … Continue reading

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Talking with Giles Kristian

I am delighted to be talking today with historical novelist Giles Kristian. Martin: Welcome, Giles. Which authors have had the greatest influence on you? When I was fourteen I suffered a bout of glandular fever. I was off school and … Continue reading

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