coffee shop was as equally noisy and packed, so we high-tailed it up to my guest room. She happily stretched out on the spare bed while we chatted, then decided she’d be more comfortable sitting on the floor.
But the prolific author won’t abandon her millions of fans in Spain, Germany, the UK and other countries where her works are translated and sell by the boatload. She travels constantly to meet her readers. A couple of days after the Los Angeles conference she’d be on her way to France for a literary festival. Perry admires the book covers her French publisher creates as “very, very clever”, and one of her favorite trips is to the Paris Book Fair. She’s also on the go during the year to accept awards on both sides of the Atlantic. With 26 million books in print and as the recipient of just about every literary prize for her crime novels, one wonders if her passion will ever wane and the answer is Never! Her writing is as much a part of her as breathing.