"There is no friend as loyal as a book."

Ernest Hemingway


Here is what I do for a living: I write books, I read books, I write about reading books... 
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CALLING ALL ASPIRING YOUNG WRITERS - check out this great writing competition the Guardian are running until 24th August for the chance of winning a video camera!  And speaking of videos, I can't resist adding this link to my Brazilian publisher's trailer for AFTER IRIS - I love it.