Today’s #AuthorInTheSpotlight is Dianne Haley | The Watchmaker’s Daughter | @bookouture @dhaley30

Portobello Book Blog

I’m pleased to be joined by Edinburgh based writer Dianne Haley today. Dianne’s debut novel, The Watchmaker’s Daughter, was published by Bookouture in April and is the first in The Resistance Girl series.

Thanks for joining me Dianne. First of all, can you tell my readers what inspired you to start writing?

When I was between jobs a few years ago I had the idea for the plot of a contemporary crime novel. I decided to see if I would be able to write a full-length book. It was my first serious attempt,since I wrote stories and poems when I was much younger.

Tell me about your journey to publication.

After finishing my first book,I went back to work, but I was hooked.I attended writing talks, courses and conferences and also joined writing groups locally. I wrote another few contemporary novels and then had the idea for my historical…

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