An Interview With Obama’s Stenographer – Beck Dorey-Stein

President Obama's stenographer, Beck Dorey-Stein, is someone you're going to want to remember. Her debut book From the Corner of the Oval is one of two books to be borne out of a seven figure two book deal and Universal Pictures have agreed to transform her life into a motion picture. This is a post-Obama White House … Continue reading An Interview With Obama’s Stenographer – Beck Dorey-Stein

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Author Interview: Ockham Award Winner Pip Adam

Where did you draw your inspiration from for your Ockham Award winning novel, The New Animals? The original spark for the book came from a single image, one that doesn’t make it into the book. It’s kind of a recurring image I’ve had for years – sometimes I dream it, sometimes it sort of pops … Continue reading Author Interview: Ockham Award Winner Pip Adam

Author Interview: The Art of Simple by Eleanor Ozich

Eleanor Ozich knows a thing or two about living a life of less and ultimate simplicity. Her fourth book, The Art of Simple, is now in its second print run, which is of no surprise as the book is brimming with nourishing recipes, tips to declutter both your mind and your home, and ideas that bring … Continue reading Author Interview: The Art of Simple by Eleanor Ozich

Author Interview: The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell

I spoke to Shaun Bythell, owner of The Bookshop and author of The Diary of a Bookseller, about books, bookshops, Black Books, and punters in a droll interview for Unity Books, Auckland. With a humorous semblance to Bernard Black from the start, I knew it was going to be a good'n. "Below are the answers to your questions - … Continue reading Author Interview: The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell

Author Interview: The Secret Library by Dr Oliver Tearle

Oliver Tearle isn't just an incredible lecturer in literature at England's Loughborough University, he's also founder of Interesting Literature; a blog with a following that includes J. K. Rowling and the Oxford English Dictionary. It's the go-to site for all the quirky knowledge that you need to know about your literary heroes. 1) What ignited the idea for this book? … Continue reading Author Interview: The Secret Library by Dr Oliver Tearle