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205, 2017

What’s Your Poison?

By | May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Amanda Robson|Comments Off on What’s Your Poison?

The dark allure of poisoning, both in fact and fiction, has added intrigue to my life for many years. From Hamlet to A Series of Unfortunate Events, Agatha Christie to PD James. So many buzz [...]

105, 2017

How Amanda Got Her Publishing Deal

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Amanda Robson|Comments Off on How Amanda Got Her Publishing Deal

I got my publishing deal through a combination of hard work, good luck and keeping steely, steely calm. Hard work I think you can only do it if you really love writing for its own [...]

105, 2017

Writing Tips From Amanda Robson

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Writing|Comments Off on Writing Tips From Amanda Robson

1. It’s all about the story, and every scene needs conflict. Only include scenes that move the story forward. 2. Speech needs to be more ‘West Wing’ than polite conversation. Cut normal conversation out as [...]

105, 2017

Five Things About Amanda Robson

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Amanda Robson|Comments Off on Five Things About Amanda Robson

1. She would have liked to have been an actress in another life. When she writes she acts out each scene in her mind. 2. She recently discovered that she likes house music. 3. As [...]

105, 2017

Upcoming Events

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Upcoming Events

Amanda Robson on BBC Radio Surrey 24th April 2:50 (scroll to 2 hours 50 minutes into show) listen here. Amanda on The Book Show with Hannah Murray on Talk Radio Europe 2nd May 2017. Prerecorded [...]