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Ruth Ware

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Booktalks Podcast Episode 60: The It Girl by Ruth Ware

BookTalks Podcast

Today, Marisa and Kayla sit down with a glass of wine to discuss The It Girl by Ruth Ware. We laugh, we drink, we cry (just kidding!), and we share our *highly* professional opinions concerning this book. We hope you enjoy it!!!


31 Oct 2022

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Blood Brothers Episode 109 with Ruth Ware

The Blood Brothers Crime Writing Podcast

The Blood Brothers are joined by bestselling author Ruth Ware. We discuss The IT Girl, the road to becoming a bestseller, and play a fabulous game of one star superstar!


27 Oct 2022

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The one where #1 International Bestseller Ruth Ware explains "faffing around."

Writers, Ink: Your backstage pass to the world's most prolific authors

International Bestseller Ruth Ware sets a very simple goal for herself: write a book a year. After battling with guilt for not producing more after becoming a full-time writer, she realized she is most productive and successful when not pushing herself and only expending as much of her imagination as she can. Ruth is the international bestseller of numerous thriller novels, including In A Dark, Dark Wood and One by One. To order her latest novel, The It Girl, follow the link below. From Amazon.com: Ruth Ware is an international number one bestseller. Her thrillers In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, The Lying Game, The Death of Mrs Westaway, The Turn of the Key, One by One and The It Girl have appeared on bestseller lists around the world, including the Sunday Times and New York Times, and she is published in more than 40 languages. She lives on the south coast of England, with her family. Visit www.ruthware.com to find out more, or find her on facebook or twitter as @RuthWareWriter In this episode, you’ll discover: Why her latest character is a bookseller What is “faffing around?” Why getting distracted can be beneficial Ways to alleviate writer’s block How she decided to write full-time Links: J. D. Barker - http://jdbarker.com/ J. Thorn - https://theauthorlife.com/ Zach Bohannon - https://zachbohannon.com/ Ruth Ware - https://ruthware.com/ The It Girl - https://books2read.com/TheItGirl Three Story Method: Writing Scenes - https://books2read.com/threestorymethodws Best of BookTook - https://bestofbooktok.com/ Story Rubric - http://storyrubric.com Nonfic Rubric - http://nonficrubric.com Scene Rubric - http://scenerubric.com Proudly sponsored by Kobo Writing Life - https://kobowritinglife.com/ and Atticus - https://www.atticus.io/ Music by Nicorus - https://cctrax.com/nicorus/dust-to-dust-ep Voice Over by Rick Ganley - http://www.nhpr.com and recorded at Mill Pond Studio - http://www.millpondstudio.com Audio production by Geoff Emberlyn - http://www.emberletter.com/ Website Design by Word & Pixel - http://wordandpixel.com/ Contact - https://writersinkpodcast.com/contact/ *Full disclosure: Some of the links are affiliate links.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/writersink/support


17 Oct 2022

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WB-S2E40 The It Girl with Ruth Ware

Friends & Fiction

WRITERS' BLOCK Ron Block and Kristin Harmel have a conversation with thriller writer, Ruth Ware about her lastes book, The It Girl, and explore her writing process, life in England, and how she puts it all together!


30 Sep 2022

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WRITER 500: Ruth Ware, author of The IT Girl, on how she has hit the New York Times bestseller list 7 times! And join our celebration with a mystery guest you know and love!

So You Want to be a Writer

In this week's episode: Ruth Ware, author of The IT Girl, on how she has hit the New York Times bestseller list 7 times! And join our celebration with a mystery guest you all know and love! Plus we have copies of Shrines of Gaiety by Kate Atkinson to give away! Read the show notes Connect with Valerie and listeners in the podcast community on Facebook Visit WritersCentre.com.au | ValerieKhoo.comSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 11mins

19 Sep 2022

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Interviews with Ruth Ware & Patrice Lawrence

Quick Book Reviews

I interview Ruth Ware about her new book “The IT Girl” and get Patrice Lawrence to answer 5 questions in 5 minutes about her Mid-Grade book “The Elemental Detectives” plus I also review “Her Majesty’s Royal Coven” by Juno Dawson, Graphic Novel “Tetris” by Box Brown and “The Enigma Of Room 62” by Joël Dicker.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


18 Sep 2022

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Ruth Ware, author of 'The It Girl' - International bestseller talks about changing characters, going full time and the difficult middle

Writer's Routine

Ruth Ware is an international bestseller, who has just published her 7th crime thriller, 'The It Girl'.It tells the story of April, a vivacious, bright girl at the University of Oxford, who quickly draws a group of friends into her dazzling orbit. Until, one morning she is found dead. 10 years later, new information surfaces about the crime, and changes Hannah's life... her testimony was key to sending a man to prison. It means, one of her friends might have done killed 'The It Girl'.Ruth's books, 'The Lying Game', 'The Woman in Cabin 10', 'In a Dark, Dark Wood', 'The Death of Mrs Westaway', 'The Turn of the Key', and 'One by One' have all been huge bestsellers, and there's a lot of noise about her new novel.We discuss her move from YA to adult, crime fiction. Also why the hardest part of writing crime, is figuring out why someone will try to solve the mystery. You can hear how she gets through the tricky 30k word mark, and why her writing space is almost perfect.You can support the show at patreon.com/writersroutine@writerspodwritersroutine.com Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.


11 Aug 2022

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BONUS: LIVE with Ruth Ware at Cuyahoga County Public Library

Professional Book Nerds

On this special, bonus episode of The Professional Book Nerds podcast, we wanted to share our live interview with Ruth Ware at the Cuyahoga County Public Library, Parma Snow branch. We talk with Ruth about her new book, The It Girl, and what it's been like returning to touring after the pandemic. Special thanks to Cuyahoga County Public Library for hosting and recording this amazing event! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


23 Jul 2022

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Interview (#2!!) with Ruth Ware, Author of The It Girl

All About Agatha (Christie)

Ruth Ware has a new psychological crime thriller out this summer, and it may be her most Christie-ish yet. Listen to us discuss kebab vans in much greater detail than you were probably expecting! This episode is brought to you by Britbox. Use promo code "AGATHA" for 50% off the first month of your monthly subscription in the U.S. or Canada. For bonus content, please visit and subscribe to the podcast's Patreon site.


1 Jul 2022

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Season 3, Episode 4: RUTH WARE

A Mighty Blaze Podcast

We're thrilled to welcome the thriller queen to A Mighty Blaze! (See what we did there?) Bestselling author Ruth Ware talked with Mighty Mystery host Sara DiVello about her latest novel, ONE BY ONE, and a career that includes so many other page-turning reads. Hosted by Trisha Blanchet 

1hr 6mins

7 Aug 2021