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Cherry Mosteshar on BBC Radio Oxford Book Club

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

I tell all our first-time authors that the best way to learn how to write a good book is to read lots of good books. Here are three of the best from 2016/17   http://bbc.in/2k3hudR



POWER UP YOUR DIALOGUE – AND DON’T FORGET SUBTEXT

Friday, January 6th, 2017

By Pauline Kiernan Dialogue does many things at once. Characters show what’s on their minds and who they are. It creates conflict, tension and release. Above all, dialogue is where the story’s essential core is most dramatically realised because stories are powered by characters and their actions and emotions. So first, use words that can […]



Cherry Mosteshar on books

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Another link to Cherry Mosteshar, our Creative Director, talking about good books on  BBC Radio Oxford   http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p046dfmt    



Cherry Mosteshar on books

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Our Creative Director, Cherry Mosteshar, talks great new books with David Prever on the BBC’s  Oxford Book Club –   Timed out by Barbara Lorna Hudson Of Mountains and Men by Mateo Cabello His Bloody Project Graeme Macrae Burnet Sign up to our newsletter for more reviews of books by Cherry Mosteshar and many mazing […]



What Women Want: Trends in Female Fiction, 2016

Monday, October 10th, 2016

By Charlotte Holloway Trends are fickle things. What sells one year almost certainly won’t sell the next. Genres come and go – sub-genres even more so – and trying to predict them is almost impossible. Think about the success of 50 Shades of Grey. Back in January 2012 did anyone remember erotica still existed? Did […]