Crimefest 2015

category_icons03CRIMEFEST 2015 The most powerful thing a writer can do is to get a character to lie to herself.

Julia Crouch

IMG_1876This year I attended Crimefest, a literary event for crime fiction and thriller readers and writers. Here’s a brief snippet of what went on…

The Other

As a mixed-race writer, I’m acutely aware of skin colour. There’s always someone in my novels who isn’t white – Levi in my new thriller, Bone by Bone, is the key mixed-race character. I describe everyone by their skin colour and ethnicity.

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