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ReBlog – 5 Ways to Tell You’re In The Wrong Genre



Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train, reveals …

Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train, reveals how she knew it was time to switch tracks

In another life, under another name, I wrote books with (relatively) happy endings; books about love and friendship. Two of the four ‘Amy Silver’ novels were moderately successful. The final one, over which I slogged for two agonizing years, sold around 1,000 copies, leaving me almost broke and almost broken. My confidence shattered, I started to fear that fiction was not my game.

Source: 5 Ways to Tell You’re In The Wrong Genre – Killer Women