You can enter to win a copy of TT: Full Throttle at goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/56275-tt-full-throttle Scott has one obsession: to fulfill his late father’s dream of racing in the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy Races, the most dangerous and prestigious motorcycle road race in the world. Far from their home in British Columbia, Canada and still […]
Author Archives: Nicole
About NicoleI am the author of two YA books: THE JOCK AND THE FAT CHICK, and TT FULL THROTTLE.
I adore these books for many reasons – narrative structure, character’s voice, subject matter, beautiful prose and so on. There’s something in the author’s craft that makes me take note no matter what the genre – YA, adult, short story, nonfiction.
After years of working on this story, it’ll soon be realized in physical form. Still feels unreal.
Answer: whatever works for you. I’m a structuralist. It comes from my days writing screenplays. I like to jot scenes and ideas on 4×5 cards (plot points, pinch points, turning points) and then paste them onto my dining room wall. (I do the freewriting in my head at this stage as opposed to fingers on […]
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Why did I decide to write about the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy Races (or IOMTT) and write a book called TT: Full Throttle?
So, one question people have been asking me about TT: FULL THROTTLE is, why did I write about the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy Races (or IOMTT). I think they’re asking as I don’t look like a motorcycle racing fan, plus why would a Canadian woman be interested in European road racing? It was fate […]