My interviews with leading authors

My interviews with leading authors2018-11-09T12:01:56+00:00

Every edition of Mslexia features an in-depth interview with a household name author – a total of 78 as of June 2018, and counting…Many of these interviews were conducted by me and I will be uploading them here as and when they seem relevant.

Interview with Meena Kandasamy

The exiled author’s explosive second novel When I Hit You – based on her own abusive marriage – was shortlisted for both the Women’s Prize for Fiction and the [...]

Interview with Paula Hawkins

Girl on a Train author Paula Hawkins’ follow-up Into the Water stormed into the bestseller charts last year despite bemused critical reception of her multi-voice structure. This interview charts [...]

Interview with Hilary Mantel

Her double Man Booker achievement and prime-time TV adaptations of her Wolf Hall novel series have turned Hilary Mantel into a household name. But how did it all start? This [...]