Kafka

Mine’s A Double: Films About Doppelgangers

I’ve always written characters in pairs – it’s an unintentional recurring theme throughout my books. My mother was a twin whose brother died at 4 years of age from diphtheria (a now virtually forgotten illness), I have a brother to whom I’m very close, and I tend to form strong attachments with opposites for very […]

A Hook For A Book

My publisher wants me to write ‘something big’, so I’m sitting here staring at the screen with my four thousandth cup of tea today, wondering where the flying flip I am going to find a killer hook, and I realise that the books I’ve written which have spiked sales all have aspirational and slightly sexy […]