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C. J. Schüler Author & Critic Interview

Book Blast interview with C. J. Schüler author & critic C. J. Schüler, where were you born, and where did you grow up? I was born in Kingsbury, northwest London. Before the arrival of an […]

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Ivana Dobrakovová Author Interview

Book Blast interview with author Ivana Dobrakovová Ivana Dobrakovová, where were you born, and where did you grow up? I was born in Czechoslovakia, in Bratislava, and I grew up there as well, in a […]

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Leila Sackur interviews John Robert Lee (ed) Saint Lucian Writers and Writing

Leila Sackur interviews for BookBlast John Robert Lee editor of Saint Lucian Writers and Writing, an indispensable author index of poetry, prose and drama. John Robert Lee, tell us a little bit about yourself. I […]

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Philip Gwyn Jones Scribe UK Interview

BookBlast interviews editor and publisher, Philip Gwyn Jones, who has over 25 years’ high-level experience at the heart of literary publishing in the UK. Most recently, he founded Portobello Books in 2004, joined Scribe UK […]

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Dina Nayeri Author Interview

Book Blast interview with author, Dina Nayeri Dina Nayeri, where were you born, and where did you grow up? I was born in Tehran, lived in Isfahan until I was eight, then spent sixteen months […]

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Kim Oliver Literary Executor Interview

BookBlast interviews Kim Oliver, Kamala Markandaya’s daughter and literary executor, following our review of post-colonial classic, The Nowhere Man. Where were you born, and where did you grow up? I was born in Lewisham in […]

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Euan Cameron Translator & Author Interview

BookBlast interviews publisher, translator & book reviewer, Euan Cameron, whose first novel Madeleine is just published. Euan Cameron, where were you born, and where did you grow up?  Born in London, but I grew up […]

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Lucy Popescu Journalist & Editor Interview

Book Blast interview with journalist & editor Lucy Popescu Lucy Popescu, tell us about your childhood and where you grew up I grew up in Oxfordshire. My late mother was the children’s author, Christine Pullein-Thompson […]

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Tatiana de Rosnay Author Interview

BookBlast interviews author, Tatiana de Rosnay. New York Times bestseller Sarah’s Key has sold over 11 million copies in 44 countries worldwide. Tatiana de Rosnay, tell us a bit about yourself. Where were you born, […]

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Judith Uyterlinde & Lydia Unsworth World Editions Interview

BookBlast interviews Judith Uyterlinde (Publishing Director) & Lydia Unsworth (Editor-in-Chief) at World Editions as a three-way conversational Q&A. Are (were) your parents great readers? Tell us a bit about yourself. JUDITH (Publishing Director): My father […]