‘I write to make myself laugh’
Lynne Truss talks to Katy Guest about what she likes doing best.
7 minute read
Lynne Truss is a writer and broadcaster. She has written for Woman’s Journal, the Daily Mail, The Times and the Sunday Times. In 1996 she was named Columnist of the Year and the following year was shortlisted for Sportswriter of the Year. She has written extensively for radio, including dramas, adaptations and short stories. She is the author of three novels and she also writes scripts and comedy series for BBC Radio 4. Truss’s first book, Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation, was an international bestseller and won the British Book Awards Book of the Year. Her latest book is The Man That Got Away: A Constable Twitten Mystery 2. Lynne Truss lives in Brighton. Lynnetruss.com