This week, I’ve been struck by two things that seem on the face of it unconnected, but the more I thought about them, the more I saw how they were related. So, I apologise if it seems that I’m hijacking this post for political purposes, but hopefully you, too, will see what I mean… Earlier … More #WhatIReallyReallyWant
Following on from our last blog piece about reading (a subject I am sure we’ll return to again!), we wanted to flip the question on its head and look at why we write. What motivates an author to sit down at a desk, alone, for hours, days, months and, often, years on end crafting lines … More Why Do We Write?
Look carefully at London Book Fair and you will notice a quiet revolution at the heart of the publishing industry. There was once a time when the book fairs in Bologna, London and Frankfurt were a bit of a mystery to authors. Authors of the Day appeared to showcase their latest title or as talking … More Are Authors Conquering the Publishing Industry?