Jan 7, 2009
Ross Raisin is a young British author born in Keighley, Yorkshire. He has studied at the University of London, worked as a trainee wine bar manager and completed a postgraduate degree in creative writing at Goldsmith's College.
His debut novel Out
Backward (God's Own Country in England) was published in
2008, and shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. It
features Sam Marsdyke, a disturbed adolescent living in a harsh
rural environment, and tracks his journey from an oddity to a
malevolent, insane, psychopath. We talk about the novel