Latest biographies

  • Kirsty Logan

    Kirsty Logan

    Kirsty Logan is a Scottish author who lives and works in Glasgow. She is best known for her debut novel The Gracekeepers. In addition to writing novels, Logan has also written collections of poetry and short stories. She also works as an editor of other people’s fiction as well as a writer of book reviews and a literary mentor. She also performs at...

  • Emma Cline

    Emma Cline

    Emma Cline is an American novelist who was born in 1989 in California. She has written pieces of short fiction for publications such as Granta, The Paris Review and Tin House. In 2014, she was awarded the 2014 Paris Review Plimpton Prize. Her first novel, The Girls, was published by Random House in 2016. Both the Washington Post and the NPR named t...

  • M. C. Beaton

    M. C. Beaton

    M. C. Beaton is one of the pseudonyms of the prolific Scottish writer Marion McChesney. She was born in Glasgow in 1936. Her first job once she left school was as a bookseller for John Smith & Sons Ltd. She received a chance offer to review a few local shows, and almost by accident became a theatre critic for the Scottish Daily Mail. This was just...

  • Kiran Desai

    Kiran Desai

    Author Kiran Desai, Winner of Man Booker Prize was born in India and is now a permanent resident of United States. Kiran hails from a writing background. Her mother Anita Desai is also a notable author who was shortlisted for Booker Prize not once but thrice.

    Kiran spent her childhood days in Pune and Mumbai until the age of 14. Later...

  • Fiona Sampson

    Fiona Sampson

    Fiona Ruth Sampson had a major turn over in her life from being a concert violinist to an award winning poet and writer. Fiona, who grew up in West County was fond of music right from her childhood. Her interest in music made Fiona discontinue the school education and study violin in Salzburg. It is because of her immense love towards music, Fiona’...