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  • Sharon Guskin: Interview

    Sharon Guskin talks to Alice O'Keeffe about her début novel The Forgetting Time, which explores the lengths that a mother will go to for the... Read more

  • Erwin James: Interview

    Erwin James talks to Caroline Sanderson about his memoir Redeemable, which tells the story of how he found redemption through literature and access to education... Read more

  • Shirley Barrett: Interview

    Australian scriptwriter Shirley Barrett's début novel Rush Oh! immerses itself in the early 20th-century New South Wales whaling community.  ... Read more

  • Julian Barnes: Interview

    Bestselling novelist Julian Barnes talks to Cathy Rentzenbrink about The Noise of Time, his first novel since his Man Booker Prize triumph.... Read more

  • Fiona Barton: Interview

    Fiona Barton’s début novel owes much to her journalistic background but she’s found writing fiction much more terrifying. Read more

  • Joe Wicks: Interview

    Caroline Sanderson talks to the personal trainer who is on a mission to combat the UKs obesity crisis by promoting exercise and healthy eating... Read more

  • Matt Haig: Interview

    It’s been a good couple of years for Matt Haig and he credits this success to stopping trying to be Ian McEwan: “It took me... Read more

  • Edna O'Brien: Interview

    Last month novelist Edna O’Brien was elected a Saoi in her native Ireland, alongside William Trevor; the honour means “wise one”, comes with a gold... Read more

  • Sloane Crosley: Interview

    Former book publicist Sloane Crosley tells Anna James why she had to quit her day job in order to write her first novel, The Clasp.... Read more

  • Richard Mabey: Interview

    “Plants are not thought to be sexy. But there’s no reason why we shouldn’t both be entertained by them, and take on board the serious... Read more