Castaway Books with Jeevani Chakira

In this week’s episode I enjoy talking to Jeevani Charika author of Christmas at the Palace, This Stolen Life, and A Convenient Marriage. 

And writing as:

Rhoda Baxter 10 books, including: Please Release Me, That Holiday in France, Girl on the Run – Smart Girl series, and the Trewton Road series.

In addition to being a prolific fiction author, Jeevani has written three non-fiction books on writing. In this episode we discuss her book Getting Published is Just the Beginning

As promised Jeevani has shared a link to a free contracts checklist for author’s:

Jeevani has had an interesting life growing up in Sri Lanka, studying at Oxford University for a science Phd and living in a nunnery where she met her husband.

Books Jeev chose:

Five on a Treasure Island by Enid Blyton  

Mort by Terry Pratchet 

The House in Norham Gardens by Penelope Lively 

The Man Who Ate Everything by Jeffrey Steingarten 

Funny Boy by Shyam Selvaduarai

Season two Episode three Goes live 20th May 2021