The Big Bookend

Ann Victoria Roberts Interview

Here Ann explains her inspirations for writing and offers advice to aspiring writers. 1) What first inspired you to write? I’d always been an avid reader, but when I was fifteen, in a stack...

Q & A with N J Ramsden by Halima Mayat

Big Bookend team member, Halima Mayat, interviews West Yorkshire author of short-form fiction, N J Ramsden, on his writing and reading habits, and his most recent publication Nothing’s Oblong. What inspired you to write Nothing’s Oblong? I always wanted to...

Don’t Die Wondering by Jacqueline Harvey

Award winning Australian author Jacqueline Harvey tells us about her journey as a writer and how she came to write her best selling Alice-Miranda and Clementine-Rose series for children, and you can meet her...

Remembrance by AJ Kirby

This week AJ Kirby shares with us his inspiration for his new novel, Perfect World and how it came to be written.  I don’t make a habit of reading reviews of my own novels....