debut authors

Jenny Quinlan talks with Helene Wecker on publication day of her debut The Golem and the Jinni

Today marks the publication of The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker, an immigrant tale that combines elements of Jewish and Arab ...Read Article

Richard Lee talks to Jessie Burton, star debut author at the London Book Fair

Jessie Burton’s The Miniaturist, ‘a feminist golden-age fiction’, tells the story of 18 year-old Nella, newly married to wealthy merchant Johannes – who sends ...Read Article

New Voices: Jenny Barden, Patricia Bracewell, Kristin Gleeson & Enid Shomer

Jenny Barden, Patricia Bracewell, Kristin Gleeson, and Enid Shomer provide behind-the-scenes glimpses of the inspiration for their debut novels. It started with a ...Read Article

New Voices: Lorraine Bateman & Paul Cole, Peter James Cottrell, Genevieve Graham, Alex Grecian, Lois Leveen, and Taylor Polites

War, intrigue, murder and unsung heroes and heroines provided starting points for this issue’s debut novelists. Peter James Cottrell explains that his ...Read Article