About Rebecca Frayn
Q. What is your birthdate?
Q. Previous occupations
A. Documentary and Drama Director/Screen writer
Q. Favorite job
A. Anything that involves telling stories
Q. High school and/or college
A. Bristol University
Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?
A. M Ward
Q. Favorite movie
A. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
On Books and Writing
Q. Who are your favorite authors?
A. Richard YatesIan McEwanTim WintonJohn McGahernHelen Garner
Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?
A. The Grass Is Singing by Doris LessingSaturday by Ian McEwanDirt Music by Tim WintonA Long, Long Way by Sebastian BarryHome by Marilynne Robinson
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.