‘I’m one of these sick people who likes to get up at 4.30 to write.’
Jerry White started watching his panda wallpaper and imagining stories when he was a child… Now he’s a successful writer who has just finished his first collection of dark fantasy YA novels – The Thickety – but he also teaches in school and has a filming company… There’s always time for your passions – specially if you wake up as 4.30 like Jerry!
What can you find in this interview?
-How to publish your first novel.
-How to contact an agent.
-Experiences doing book launches at bookshops and libraries.
-Balancing writing with your daily job and other hobbies.
-Waking up early to write.
– The Thickety: A Path Begins (YA novel).
Do you want to know more about Jerry White?
-Check out his website.
-Check out his twitter.
-Check out his FB page.
-And check the amazing trailer of his first book.
Many thanks to our meticulous editor, Terry Garanhel, and the founder of the programme, Yvonne Battle-Felton. And, of course, to Jerry White, who spent his break at the school making an interview with us. We love The Thickety and we hope you write more successful books!
Don’t forget to check our next interview on Sunday 31st of January in 87.7 Bailrigg FM at 6pm with the poet Gary Boswell!