Detective at Heart

Write about what you know, they say, and that seems to be broadly true. Yet, knowing something can be more subtle than one would think. Sure, an author writing about medieval castles and goblins might not have much experience dealing with them – especially goblins, which are so hard to find these days. And knowing

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Ann Thorsson

Today, I’m interviewing author Ann Thorsson. Her book Downhill is one of the best things I’ve read last year, and it’s a great pleasure to have her here today. Your book Downhill is described as “a dramatic Romeo and Juliet set in the 1980’s coal mining North”. Yet, it isn’t a bit by bit retelling

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