AS MANY OF YOU saw in the newspapers, I've finally managed to swing a UK book deal. I was amazed and delighted, as you can imagine. A UK publishing deal for fiction is one of the hardest things to achieve, and I'm thrilled to have a three-book deal signed and sealed. It just goes to show: YOU CAN DO IT.
People think of East Asia as a bit of backwater and think that they cannot clamber on to the world stage from here. Well you can! If I can do it, with my minimal talent, I'm sure you'll do a much better job of it. So get writing -- and go out and win those contracts!