CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Maggie James

Happy (re)publication day to author Maggie James, whose novel His Kidnapper’s Shoes comes out today – Nov 15th, 2016 – via Lake Union. You can get it HERE. Now, over to Maggie … 1) So, who are you & what have you written?  Hi, thanks for interviewing me on Criminally Good! My name is Maggie…

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18 Questions For Jane Isaac (THE TRUTH WILL OUT)

1) What inspired you to become an author? It was a diary that I kept whilst taking a year out to travel that ignited my interest in writing and encouraged me to sign up for a creative writing course. I didn’t see myself as a fiction author though, and initially studied non-fiction, writing articles for…

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12 Questions For Ruth Dugdall (HUMBER BOY B)

This Q&A originally took place on our Crime, Ink Facebook page. 1) Is Cate based on anyone? She’s such a GREAT character. As you know, Cate is a petite (short!) probation officer with red hair…so far, so autobiographical. And of course I was able to use my working knowledge, and my fears, and put them…

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CRIMINALLY GOOD: Interview with author Mari Hannah

1) So, who are you & what have you written? My name is Mari Hannah. I’m a Northumberland based author/screenwriter, published by Pan Macmillan, best known for my Kate Daniels series of police procedurals – now five books in. My debut The Murder Wall won the Polari First Book Prize and my second book Settled…

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Best of 3: Bad Guy Leads

We hear a lot about ‘likeable’ leads – but what if a book’s protagonist is just plain BAD? We’re talking a domestic abuser, a paedophile, or a serial killer … That would be too difficult to read, surely — never mind WRITE! Yet somehow, these novelists manage it — wow! 1) TWISTED RIVER by Siobhan…

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