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In The Style Of

In The Style Of

Something I like to do when I’m writing is think of which authors influenced the book in question. I’m not the sort of person who thinks that everything I write is totally original. Everything I write was inspired by something else. Watching, for example – I describe it to potential readers as ‘Holly Black meets Maggie Stiefvater meets Kate Thompson’. More specifically, it’s ‘Tithe meets Ballad meets The New Policeman’, and anyone here who has read those three books will…

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In Which Miriam Is Egotistical

In Which Miriam Is Egotistical

I’ve been writing this blog since August of 2010 and for eighteen months before that, I had a different blog, which I abandoned for numerous reasons, so many of my readers know me quite well. Several of you know me from elsewhere, even if ‘elsewhere’ is within the confines of the Internet (and if the internet is confined, then what is real life?), and some of you have even met me. But occasionally I wonder if there isn’t a lot…

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