December 5th 2015 – Talking about Honor’s Ghost on Marlow FM
April 16th 2013 – The Oxfordshire Book Club reads Honor’s Shadow
April 10th 2013 – The British Psychology Society Conference – HarrogateThe presentation, to Voula and her co-authors of The Psychology Book, of the BPS Book of the Year award 2012
March 16th 2013 – a surprise book club with Estefania Diaz and friends
October 20th 2012 – 12noon – Havant Literary Festival
Voula gives a talk on “Writing the psychological novel: the essential elements for success”, and signs copies of Honor’s Shadow
Click HERE to see the talk
October 17th 2012 Buntingford Coffee Shop Bookclub
Voula in discussion with the book club on Honor’s Shadow and her writing life
October 2nd 2012 – Voula talks to Letchworth Writers Group
September 15th 2012 2pm Barry Public Library – back to her roots!
Voula goes home to Barry library to talk, and sign copies of Honor’s Shadow
Click HERE to watch highlights of the talk
Exploring themes of betrayal and revenge in modern novels What can we learn from contemporary novels about betrayal and revenge? This workshop draws on examples from Honor’s Shadow and The Mistresses Revenge (both written by women), and Sense of an Ending and The Finkler Question (both written by men). Voula asks the questions: Are there differences in the way men and women experience betrayal, and express revenge? And can modern novels enlighten us on this topic?
—————————————————————————————————————————————————————David’s Bookstore in Letchworth Voula will be talking about Honor’s Shadow and The Psychology Book and signing copies of both books.
Watch a video recording of Voula speaking about the psychology of Honor’s Shadow, followed by a Q & A session HERE
‘Voula Grand is a writer to watch. Honor’s Shadow, nourished by its author’s professional work as a psychologist, grows to become a quite original and haunting work of fiction. It is rare for a first book to manage the difficult trick of being both wise and gripping so successfully.’ John Mitchinson, Founder of Unbound Crowd Publishing www.unbound.co.uk
15 people won free copies of Honor’s Shadow – You may wish to participate in Voula’s author Q and A forum at Goodreads Q&A with Voula Grand
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May 4th 2012 Voula on Marlow FM Book Show
Talking to Clare Bones and Vanessa Woolley
Voula was welcomed at Harpenden book club to hear their discussion on Honor’s Shadow. The club is lively, intelligent and well structured: they keep records of all the books they have read and their assessment of them. It was a relief to find that Honor’s Shadow fell somewhere in between Madame Bovary and Perfume ……..
For a full blog post, discussion and audio link, visit Voula’s Blog Discussion
EVENTS IN 2011
My interview with Christina Bachini on “Mid Morning Matters” on Marlow FM Radio, in a wide ranging chat lasting almost an hour.
Edited highlights of the radio interview can be listened to HERE
Listen to Voula talking to Clare Bones at Voula on MarlowFM