Set in Texas, The Good Daughter is the tale of a young woman in search of her past, and the mother who will do anything to keep it hidden. Here the book’s author Alexandra Burt discusses her relationship with the Lone Star State, and how it came to inspire her thrilling novel.
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The first in a nail-shredding new crime series, Perfect Remains is chilling journey into the mind of a troubled killer. Here Helen Fields discusses the inspiration behind the book’s protagonist, Detective Inspector Luc Callanach.
A book like no other, They All Love Jack is the tale of a gripping quest to discover the identity of history’s most notorious murderer, Jack the Ripper. Here the author, the legendary writer and director Bruce Robinson, discusses his book. the Ripper and the excesses of Victorian London at Shakespeare and Co. bookstore in Paris.
A powerful and timely story of marriage, class, race and the pursuit of the American Dream. Behold the Dreamers is a dazzling debut novel about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness – and of what we’re prepared to sacrifice to hold on to them. Here Imbolo Mbue discusses her own first impressions of America, and how this influenced her novel.
In this fascinating interview on Malaysian radio station BFM 89.9, bestselling author Lionel Shriver discusses the recent US election, cultural appropriation and her recent novel The Mandibles: A Family 2027 – 2047.
HarperCollins is thrilled to welcome debut author Justine Windsor to its stellar fiction list with a unique three-book series entitled Goodly and Grave. Aimed at a middle grade audience, the first novel Goodly and Grave in a Bad Case of Kidnap will publish in paperback original in March 2017, with the second and third titles following in July 2017 and June 2018 respectively.
From leading breakfast radio star Christian O’Connell comes Radio Boy, a brilliant and laugh-out-loud story of an ordinary boy with an extraordinary secret radio show (broadcast from his shed). Here the author joins us from his radio studio to tell us about his hilarious new book.
HarperCollins today sees eight of our authors and illustrators nominated for the highly prestigious CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway 2016 Medals – the oldest award and accolade in Children’s literature. The Carnegie Medal is awarded by children’s librarians across the UK for an outstanding book for young children and young people; the Kate Greenaway medal is awarded to an outstanding illustrator. Previous winners include: Terry Pratchett, Patrick Ness and Sharon Creech.