Each of your novels involves a revelation of secrets. How do you create this effect?
The revelation of secrets and the build-up of tension can be tricky! It does give me some headaches. I have to just write it and jiggle things around and put them in. The Hiding Places was an absolute shocker, keeping track of everyone – it was a real brainache. In the first draft I concentrated so hard on getting to the end without giving away the twist that I had to go back and give Pudding and Irene focus and agency.
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