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Title Writers talk : conversations with contemporary British novelists / edited by Philip Tew, Fiona Tolan and Leigh Wilson
Published London : Continuum, [2008]


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 MELB  823.91409 Tew/Wtc  AVAILABLE
Description x, 198 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Kate Atkinson -- Pat Barker -- Jonathan Coe -- Jim Crace -- Toby Litt -- David Mitchell -- Will Swift -- Matt Thorne -- Alan Warner
Summary This collection of interviews with contemporary British novelists offers a fascinating insight into bestselling authors' views on fiction today; their influences and themes; readers and critics; why they write and their writing process; and provides a snapshot of the reality of living as a writer. Revealing the hopes, fears, beliefs and ambitions of leading authors, including interviews with Kate Atkinson, Pat Barker, Jonathan Coe, Jim Crace, Toby Litt, David Mitchell, Will Self, Graham Swift, Matt Thorne and Alan Warner
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Attitudes.
Genre/Form Interviews.
Author Tew, Philip.
Tolan, Fiona.
ISBN 9781847140241