'I managed the page proofs of my latest novel, Her Husband's Lover, as I sat at my father's deathbed, but after that I was out of contract, and needed to write the best book of my life to secure a new deal. I was also changing agents...'
Although writers are often asked about their favourite tools – from pens to laptops –
the chairs on which they sit to write are seldom mentioned. Alex Games wonders why so little attention has been paid to this crucial piece of furniture.