My first non-fiction book, The Fictional Woman, was launched last month at the Sydney Writers’ Festival and has since become a #1 non-fiction best-seller. At the launch, guests were invited to share the fictions that have followed them through their lives.
To celebrate the new edition of Assassin, the sixth explosive novel in the Mak Vanderwall series in stores September 1, we are giving away personally signed copies . All you have to do to enter is to create a Pinterest page dedicated to the series.
My fascination with the macabre began as a child when I sat rapt watching Bela Lugosi and his vampire brides in the 1931 black and white classic, Dracula, on our TV in the family room. I was perhaps 6.
I had an early morning chat with the crew from NovaFM on the Assassin tour, clutching my cup of coffee like a lifeline. We talked about the writing process, criminal investigation and the difficulties of researching the dark side of society.
A big congratulations to Julia Robertson for winning our Pandora English themed e-card comp with her clever entry.
In today’s Sunday Magazine I chat with Angela Mollard about love, life, writing Assassin, losing my mother when I was young, and more. “My motto is ‘Life is too short to live the same day twice…”