Why all the excitement about Child 44?Read the rest of the interview here and visit his website to watch the trailer etc.
It’s hard to say why. I tried to make it as entertaining as I could, but I didn’t think it would sell around the world – that’s come as a surprise. I didn’t think it was very commercial. It’s set in Russia in the 1950s and some people have told me they found that interesting and thought the detective story was exciting, but I didn’t have a formula for writing it.
Tuesday, February 26, 2008
Metro interview of Tom Rob Smith
Today's Metro has Tom Rob Smith in its '60 Second Interview' slot. The much publicised Child 44 is out next week: