‘Ice-pick-sharp, packed with intrigue, action and spine-chilling suspense. Devour will keep you gripped from the very first page’ Kathryn Fox
June 14, 2011
This year’s theme is PASSION and that suits me just fine. I’ll be on three panel discussions, one of which will be on Antarctica, the setting of Thirst, and the other two are focused on crime fiction. I am particularly taken with the panel discussion entitled Scaring People Witless with Jaye Ford and Michael Robotham! Sounds like we are going to have a lot of fun and I hope you will too.
June 2, 2011
Pawfect Day Out has organised a book club meeting at 7pm on 26 July at the Bald Rock Hotel, Balmain, NSW. This is a book club with a difference. Yes we have a nice glass of wine and some lovely pub food, but our dogs come with us. Why not join us to discuss Michael Connelly’s The Lincoln Lawyer?
May 31, 2011
In this interview at The Sydney Writer’s Festival 2011, Rose Powell asks L.A. Larkin about the thriller genre and the writing techniques she uses. L.A. Larkin talks about hooking the reader in the opening chapter, pace, characterisation, plot, climax, research and how to tackle thrillers with social, political or environmental themes. She also reveals how she got published and gives us a brief insight into her next story, Thirst, a climate change catastrophe thriller set in Antarctica, to be released 2012.
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