LISA JEWELL is today’s guest on The Segilola Salami Show podcast. LISA shares with us how a fleeting glimpse of a woman on holiday inspired her bestselling novel. I assure you, you need to click play now to listen to this most intriguing conversation with LISA JEWELL.
About LISA JEWELL
LISA JEWELL, daughter of an Anglo-Indian woman, was born in London in 1968. Her first novel, Ralph’s Party, was published in 1999. It was the best-selling debut novel of the year. Since then LISA has published another sixteen novels, most lately a number of dark psychological thrillers, including The Girls and Then She Was Gone (both of which were R&J Book Club picks).
Lisa is a top 10 New York Times and number one Sunday Times author who has been published worldwide in over twenty-five languages. She lives in north London with her husband, two daughters, two cats, two guinea pigs and the best dog in the world.
LISA JEWELL’s tips for aspiring authors
- Think for as long as it takes to feel ready to start
- Decide who tells the story
- Decide when the story starts
- Aim to write 1000 words a day
About The Segilola Salami Show
The Segilola Salami show is an audio podcast talk show hosted by the female Nigerian-British podcaster Segilola Salami who is also an author, freelance writer and blogger. Please click here to see the full list of Yoruba children’s books written by Segilola Salami.
The show is set in a virtual cafe and is a podcast on books and publishing. The aim of the show is to be both educative and informative but in an entertaining way. Guests from all works of life come on the show to talk about the books they have read or written and how books motivated or inspired them. Listeners of the show get to discover new authors and new books as well as learn something new. Also, as the show is set in a virtual cafe, it is a fun podcast to listen to at work, while running or even when driving.
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