Blog Posts tagged: Author Confessions

Matt Haig

Matt Haig: 5 Books That Changed My Life

Matt Haig talks books, evolution... and All Bran.

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Sara Sheridan: My 5 Literary Heroines

Find out which crime writer kicked off her love of books, the Victorian adventuress who inspired a novel, and the author she was most excited to meet at the Edinburgh Book Festival in our exclusive video!

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Jenny Downham Author Confessions

Author Confessions: Jenny Downham

Jenny Downham, the author of Before I Die and Unbecoming, tentatively sits in our Author Confessions chair to answer questions on the worst writing advice she's received and her childhood crush.

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Graeme Macrae Burnet

Author Confessions: Graeme Macrae Burnet

What's the Booker Prize-longlisted author's strangest writing superstition? Discover the answer to that--and much more!--in our Author Confessions

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Brian Conaghan and the cover of his latest book

Author Confessions: Brian Conaghan

Highly acclaimed YA author Brian Conaghan takes a break from celebrating the release of his third book, The Bombs That Brought Us Together, to tell us who deserves to have a library thrown at them, and which version of Sandy from Grease he once had a crush on...

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Cassandra Clare

Quick-Fire Author Confession: Cassandra Clare

During her busy UK tour, we got much-loved YA author Cassandra Clare to give us a rapid-fire Author Confession.

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James Yorkston author of Three Craws

Author Confessions: James Yorkston

We quiz one of the founding members of Fife's famous Fence Collective on the writing process, strange questions in Gothenburg, and shooting sheep in Fife.

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Martin Stewart

Author Confessions: Martin Stewart

Debut YA author Martin Stewart pops into our confessional to tell us his guilty secrets!

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Mary Paulson-Ellis

Author Confessions: Mary Paulson-Ellis

Busy Edinburgh-based writer, Mary Paulson-Ellis, sticks her head into our confessional to share who would play her in a movie and what she might have done if she didn't write.

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Kenneth Oppel and his book, The Nest

Author Confessions: Kenneth Oppel

YA author Kenneth Oppel steps into the confessional and shares his bookish secrets.

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