The knives of jealousy are honed on details
While most of the things you've worried about have never happened, it's a different story with the things you haven't worried about. They are the ones that happen.
I think to be driven to want to kill must be such a terrible burden.
I've had two proposals since I've been a widow. I am a wonderful catch, you know. I have a lot of money.
I try, and I think I succeed, in making my readers feel sorry for my psychopaths, because I do.
I think about death every day - what it would be like, why it would happen to me. It would be humiliating to be afraid.
London underground took me on a tour of all the hidden places, the disused shafts and staircases... that was very interesting.
I really do literally put myself into a character's shoes.
unusual thing: a European thriller writer whose work holds up as literature.
To be a classic, a novel should be original.
Maybe being married is talking to oneself with one's other self listening.
We always know when we are awake that we cannot be dreaming even though when actually dreaming we feel all this may be real.