Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Do not be the lecturer at the front of the class. Be the student sitting next to the reader but with the cheat notes.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. When is the next book coming out?
Q. What is your favorite movie?
Q. What were your previous occupations?
A. Wine merchant, photographic consultant, comic book store owner, pizza guy, bar supervisor, recruitment consultant.