Exclusive: An Author's Story Behind her Leading Lady

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Before Homeland’s Carrie Mathison, there was Special Agent Ren Bryce of the FBI – created by bestselling author Alex Barclay. Like Carrie, Ren struggles with bi-polar disorder, and in this exclusive post, Alex explains why it was so important to her to create a successful, functioning bi-polar character, who is not the bad guy.

 

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Jilliane Hoffman’s Top Ten Favourite Novels

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1. Silence of the Lambs, Thomas Harris, because he can scare me – not an easy task.

2. In Cold Blood, Truman Capote, because of his style. He took a real life crime and novelized it, but yet retained the grit of a true crime drama, complete with quotes.

3. The Firm, John Grisham, because it was the first legal thriller that I ever read that didn’t bore me during the legal parts.

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