stephanie meyer

Some People Will Read Anything

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When you write your first novel, you have to be very careful deciding who you’re aiming it at, because it will probably become your best-remembered work. I can say this from examining the careers of hundreds of authors for my weekly ‘Invisible Ink’ column in the Independent on Sunday. If it’s a big hit and […]

Horror: Something For The Boys?

In the US, one woman owns the horror/fantasy world, occupying the slot that used to belong to Stephen King. Stephanie Meyer has made the genre popular with a once undreamt-of demographic section of the public; teen females. Look down the list of the top fifty horror novels and collections and you’ll find a great many […]