Andrew Morton, author of William and Catherine: Their Lives, Their Wedding, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Andrew Morton author of William and Catherine: Their Lives, Their Wedding Ten Terrifying Questions ——————– 1.To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire in 1953. My father had a picture framing and artists’ materials sho... Read more

by | April 29, 2011

On China by Henry Kissinger

For the first time in a full length book Henry Kissinger writes about the country he has known intimately for decades, and whose modern relations with the West he helped shape. Drawing on historical records as well as his conversations with Chinese leaders over the past forty years, Kissinger examines how China has approached diplomacy, strategy, and negotiation throughout its history, and refl... Read more

by | April 28, 2011

Hana Schofield and Atka Reid, authors of Goodbye Sarajevo, answer Ten Terrifying Questions

 The Booktopia Book Guru asks Hana Schofield and Atka Reid authors of Goodbye Sarajevo Ten Terrifying Questions  ————————- 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? Hana: I was born in Sarajevo, Bosnia where I lived until the outbreak of the Bosnian war. At the age of 12, I wa... Read more

by | April 27, 2011

Bernie McGill, author of The Butterfly Cabinet, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Bernie McGill author of The Butterfly Cabinet Ten Terrifying Questions ————————–  1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in the parish of Lavey in County Derry, Northern Ireland, the youngest of ten children. I went to Primary S... Read more

by | April 27, 2011

The Devotion of Suspect X by Keigo Higashino

One of the few Keigo Higashino's books to be translated into English, it has sold over a million copies in its native Japan, it has inspired a cult film and it has a genuinely creepy cover with neither a blood print or a bleak snowy landscape to be seen. Read more

by | April 27, 2011

Rachel DeWoskin, author of Big Girl Small, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Rachel DeWoskin author of Big Girl Small Ten Terrifying Questions ————————— 1.To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in Kyoto, Japan, because my parents were adventurous academics, there studying and teaching. I spent my infancy sl... Read more

by | April 23, 2011

John Elder Robison, author of Be Different, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks John Elder Robison author of Be Different and Look Me In The Eyes Ten Terrifying Questions —————————- 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in Athens Georgia, while my parents attended the University of Georgia. I was raised on... Read more

by | April 21, 2011

HBO brings George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones to the small screen

During 2011, the first volume of George R R Martin’s glorious high fantasy, A Song of Ice and Fire, will be aired in Australia as an HBO series on Foxtel. It premièred on Sunday in the USA & UK and pulled in 4.2 million viewers You have the chance to read the trilogy before it screens here in Australia… Here is the first volume in George R. R. Martin’s magnificent cycle of novel... Read more

by | April 20, 2011

Eoin Colfer, author of Plugged and the enormously successful Artemis Fowl series, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Eoin Colfer author of Plugged and the enormously successful Artemis Fowl series Ten Terrifying Questions  ————————– 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born and raised in the small town of Wexford in South East Ireland in 1965. Bo... Read more

by | April 20, 2011