Q. Which other EAFOL 2016 participant are you most excited about?
Carol Ann Duffy and Helen Dunmore.
Q. Which book(s) are you reading now?
All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Q. Which literary character would you invite to dinner? And why?
Charles Dickens. He was the first Chairman of the Royal Theatrical Fund a charity that I am now President of.
Q. There have been some interesting additions to the dictionary over the years. Which word would you remove?
Q. Who would write/ illustrate the story of your life?