Abigail Dean’s ‘Girl A’ is the talk of the book world at the moment. It’s been one of the biggest releases of 2021, and shot her straight onto the Sunday Times Bestseller list. It tells the story of Lex and her sister Evie, trying to fix their lives and future after growing up in a house of horrors.
You can hear how she plans her day to get the words down, how she figured out writing as a passion around full-time work, and how that might all have to change after its instant success. We also talk about how working on the second book is different to getting the debut down, and how she makes sure she’s ready to write when she gets a chance. We also deep dive into her writer’s routine, and where she works
You can get a copy of the book here – https://amzn.to/2OlbTn4
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