160;Where do you find inspiration for your books? What are your writing influences? Why do you write? When do you write? If given the opportunity, these are the questions wersquo;d often love to ask our favorite authors. And now, thanks to these selections from the British Libraryrsquo;s Authorsrsquo; Lives archive, we can hear some of the answers. Offering inspiring insights alongside practical advice, this two-CD set gathers together some of Britainrsquo;s leading contemporary authors to share their experiences of the highs and lows of the writing life.
160;160;160;160;160;160;160;160;160;160;160; These selected interviews feature previously unheard recordings of poets, novelists, childrenrsquo;s writers, historians, and biographers speaking candidly about all aspects of the writing process. Such authors as Hilary Mantel, P. D. James, Michael Morpurgo, Antony Beevor, Michael Holroyd, and Penelope Lively are included among these captivating and stimulating interviews that will be instructive for both aspiring writers and avid readers.