The question Steven gets asked most often is: how do you write a novel and get it published?

There’s no easy answer and all novelists have their own way of working, but in the series of articles below, Steven talks about the challenges and pitfalls he faced as he sought to get his first novel, Reaper, published.

You can also listen to this 20 minute interview with Radio Derby where Steven talks about how he works.

Writing a novel, Part 1: inspiration, agents, frustration, self-publishing

Writing a novel, Part 2: expert help, a website, cover design, costs, a publisher

Writing a novel, Part 3: selling, the media, quality, bookstores, signings

Writing a novel, Part 4: selling, positive reviews, be creative, Harper Collins