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Bristol Crimefest 2013

I took part in a panel discussion on psychological crime fiction with Claire McGowan, Louise Millar and Tom Vowler at the 2013 Bristol Crimefest. Chaired by writer Julia Crouch.

The convention hotel was held at the Bristol Marriott Royal on College Green and amazingly the sun shone. Let’s hope it does the same for us this year.… Read more

Lesley Thomson speaks at the Lewes Speakers Festival
Lesley at the Lewes Speakers Festival

To a full house, on a July evening in Lewes last year, I interviewed bestselling writer and founder of the Orange Prize  for Fiction (now Baileys).  We discussed Kate’s most recent novel, Citadel and her other work.  Kate talked about her passion for women’s fiction and how exciting it is that the prize has, with its new sponsor, come of age.  Read more