If you’ve read (or heard me talk about) my first novel A Strange Companion, you’ll know I do love a good grief story. I have a bit of an obsession with grief, mostly because it’s such a complex topic, and yet so universal, and I’m always interested to read the point-of-view of others. Grace After … [Read More]
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I’m Lisa Manterfield and I love to tell stories.
I’m a curious cat, fascinated by human behavior and what makes people tick. I love fish-out-of-water stories of ordinary people in extraordinary situations, especially if those situations delve into the unexplained.
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"Curiosity didn’t kill the cat; it gave her material for stories." - Lisa
Stay curious, my friends,
Recently on the blog…
I spend most of my evenings with my nose wedged firmly in a good book. Sometimes, though, my poor eyes need a rest from words on the page and I like to chill and binge-watch a favorite show. Here are three that I’m loving right now: Quirky British Treasure Image Courtesy Acorn … [Read More]
This week, the audiobook of The Smallest Thing went into pre-production. I am trying (and failing) to contain my excitement, but honestly, I cannot wait to hear Em and her story come to life. The person who’s going to make that happen is Charlie Sanderson. Charlie is the voice over artist … [Read More]