where the writers are

Favorite Books

The Bondmaid, any Philippa Gregory work, Operation Shylock, Angels & Demons, A Thousand Years of Good Prayers, The Complete Arthur Conan Doyle Collection, Valverde's Gold, China Hands, The Early Arrival of Dreams, The Alchemist, Falling Leaves, Mr. Timothy, The Penderwicks, The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency, Imperium, 1421: The Year China Discovered America, The Voyage of the Narwhal, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, Mystic River, A Million Nightingales, The Icarus Girl...

Favorite Authors

JK Rowling (not!), Philippa Gregory, Edgar Allan Poe, Catherine Lim, Helen Oyeyemi, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Harris, Thomas Harris, Dan Brown, Paulo Coelho...

Influences

Arthur Conan Doyle, Edgar Allan Poe, Anchee Min, Paulo Coelho, Jostein Gaarder