"When we read, we start at the beginning and continue until we reach the end. When we write, we start in the middle and fight our way out." - Vickie Karp
Wednesday, 5 December 2012
"Are these books edible?"
'Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops' came 4th in the Goodreads Choice Awards 2012 - Humour category, right behind Caitlin Moran! I'm rather pleased with that :) Thank you very much indeed to everyone who voted! x
[Also: LONDON FOLK: Tomorrow night between 6 and 7.30, I'll be signing copies of 'Weird Things...' at Watermark Books in King's Cross Station. There will also be mince pies and mulled wine. Come and say hello! x]
writer and bookseller living in London. Author of the 'Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops' series. I'm also a published poet and short story writer. My poetry pamphlet 'The Hungry Ghost Festival' is published by The Rialto. I'm currently writing my first novel, and my new non-fiction book, 'The Bookshop Book' will be published by Constable & Robinson autumn 2014. I'm represented by Charlie Campbell at Ed Victor Literary Agency.