Adele Parks published her first novel Playing Away in 2000 and was flagged by the Evening Standard as one of ‘London’s ‘Twenty Faces to Watch’. She’s one of the biggest-selling women’s fiction writers in the UK, and has published 17 novels in 17 years. Over 3 million copies of the UK editions have been sold, she’s been translated into 26 different languages.
In this interview, Adele sits down with Jericho Writers to discuss her career, and to share her tips on everything from writing a best-seller, to getting an agent, through to actually getting published.
Adele tells us how she got her agent, what inspires her and how she works. We discuss how she started, her approach to writing and how she’s managed to write so much over the course of her career.
Plus, we take a look at her bookcase, delve into what she is reading at the minute, and find out what her favourite books are.
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