Tag Archives | young adult

An Interview with E.R. Murray

E.R. Murray’s Caramel Hearts is a coming-of-age novel about friendship, family and food. It tells the story of Liv Bloom, a fourteen-year-old with a very complicated life – her father gone, her mother in a recovery centre for alcoholics – and how she learns to cope with these difficulties and embrace her family, despite their problems. We […]

An Interview with Roland Watson-Grant

Roland Watson-Grant was born in Jamaica. The youngest of four brothers, he grew up in a swamp at the edge of the capital, Kingston and learnt early to tell stories in the absence of a TV. While a teacher in 1995, Roland got a job interview based on an advertising voiceover audition tape he created in […]