Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Playing the ukelele
Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?
A. L. S. Caton
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. One thousand words a day (min.)!
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. Lucky Jim (Kingsley Amis)
First Love (Turgenev)
The Pillow Book of Sei Shonagon
Zuleika Dobson (Max Beerbohm)
The Secret Lives of Trebitsch Lincoln (Bernard Wasserstein)