Author Revealed

About Almas Khan

Q. What is your birthdate?

A. 3/25

Q. Previous occupations

A. I worked as a school Attendance Officer.

Q. Favorite job

A. Being a mum.

Q. High school and/or college

A. Belle Vue Girls' School, Bradford.

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. Adele, oh her voice is so beautiful.

Q. Favorite movie

A. It's got to be Inglourious Basterds, I could watch it everyday.

Q. Favorite television show

A. Tabatha's Salon Takeover.

Revealing Questions

Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?

A. SMS,PMS,so much stress, what a mess.

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Revenge is a dish best served cold.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. A clean house, a cup of tea, my knitting by my side and back to back episodes of Jerseylicious on TV. Bliss.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Big hairy spiders.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On top of George Clooney.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Rosa Parks. What a woman.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. The President of the United States. Hot stuff, Barack Obama.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Innit, you get me, and shut the hell up.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. My first husband.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Flying, I seem to be really good at it in my dreams.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Raising my two boys. Nothing compares to that.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I swear way too much.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. My sense of humour.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. A big fat cow, chomping grass in the Yorkshire Dales.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Oh it has to be my hair. Some mornings I wake up looking like Einstein.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Jason Bourne. He can kick my door down anytime.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Colonel Landa from Inglourious Basterds. He's spellbinding.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. It would have to be Genghis Khan. "Are you my dad?"

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Unkept promises.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. It would have to be writing, even when I'm not I'm thinking about it.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I would want to be a jewellery designer for De Beers.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, integrity and humility.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Grilled chicken wings, from a cafe in Croydon.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Rolling in the deep by Adele, I'm yours by Jason Mraz, Thank You by Dido, The first time ever I saw your face by Roberta Flack and F it, I don't want you back by Eamon.

On Books and Writing

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Harper Lee Barack Obama Charlotte Bronte JD Salinger Maya Angelou.

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. Jane Eyre To kill a mockingbird Catcher in the rye Wuthering heights The domestic goddess.

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. The audacity of hope.

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. You need to have a tough skin, it can be hard when other people don't like your work.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. None yet, I'm the new girl.