Buy The Books
Of course you can go anywhere, but I like to send people to my very favorite bookstore, Green Apple Books in San Francisco. I've been in love with that place since I first arrived in the city in 1982. It's a big part of why I became a writer in the first place, and I still go there weekly to see what's on the shelves.
San Francisco Chronicle
The Dubai National
Interview with author Matt Rees at Man of Twists and Turns
John Scalzi's whatever.com
Christian Science Monitor
Thor News: Supplier of Norwegian Culture
And here is one of the only video interviews I've ever done. I was pressured into it by my Danish editor, who is now my husband, which hopefully explains that. The interview is in English, because Danes can do that.
things I recommend
A type of article I normally detest, this one felt fresh and honest and inspirational.
Two of the best English-language bloggers about Saudi Arabia, plus a list of recommendations
reading group guides