I sold my very first novel when I was 24 or 25 years old.
Each book will have a lot of cliffhangers, because I like that.
Every spare second I would write, somehow. On my lunch hour, too.
Of course you don't make any noise in space, because there's no air.
We wanted to write the first prequels as a story that anyone could pick up.
I think now I'm up to something like 85 different titles that I've published.
I mean, I wasn't stupid. I knew we'd make money and sell a lot of Dune books.
There is grand romance in The Lord of the Rings. It's an important part of epic literature.
I had a minor in Russian history, and this was at the time when the big Cold War was going on.
I don't think the author should make the reader do that much work to remember who somebody is.