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Author Interviews

Author Interviews

Damhnait Monaghan on bringing lightness to Little Cove

Damhnait Monaghan’s novel New Girl in Little Cove is the winner of the 2022 Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Romance.

Author Interviews

Pik-Shuen Fung on the surprising path to Ghost Forest

Pik-Shuen Fung’s novel Ghost Forest is the winner of the 2022 Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary Fiction.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Sheila Heti on getting reacquainted with her imagination

We spoke with novelist Sheila Heti (and her dog Feldman) about her new novel Pure Colour, and we learned about her relationship to her imagination.

Author Interviews

Lauren Layne, author of Made in Manhattan

Lauren Layne is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of more than three dozen romantic comedies.

Author Interviews

Katherine Faulkner, author of Greenwich Park

Katherine Faulkner, an award-winning journalist, studied history at Cambridge. She lives in London, where she grew up, with her husband and two daughters.

Kobo in Conversation Podcast

Britt Wray on bringing emotions to bear on climate science

We spoke with researcher and science communicator Britt Wray, whose work focuses on climate anxiety—where the climate crisis and mental health intersect.

Author Interviews

In conversation with Tica Morgan

We spoke with Tica Morgan about writing the Inspector Zoë Janssen Thriller series published by Kobo Originals.

Author Interviews

Kathy Reichs on 25 years of Tempe Brennan

Kathy Reichs has been writing thrillers about forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan for 25 years: we spoke with her about her new book Cold Cold Bones.

Author Interviews

Marian Keyes on the return of Rachel Walsh

We spoke with Marian Keyes, the international bestselling author of the 1997 novel Rachel's Holiday and the new sequel Again, Rachel.

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