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Christopher Fowler
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Recently someone asked me if my books were set in America, because she didn't want to read anything that wasn't set in places she couldn't recognise and identify with. I had to admit that the Bryant & May books were mostly set in London. I can sympathise with this point of view. Comedians often use observational humour to get laughs. If I make a joke on Twitter about the difficulty of opening…
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Christopher Fowler
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One thing writers need constantly is fresh inspiration, otherwise we end up writing about writers writing. I travel whenever I can, which is to say, when there's time and money. Living next door to an international railway station (sorry, I can't bring myself to use 'train station') means that I can get anywhere in Europe quickly and cheaply. Equally, I could get to Russia or Africa in four hours…
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