Born in New Delhi in 1970, Sharon Gupta graduated with English Honours from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi in 1990 and then acquired a Master’s Degree in English Literature from Delhi University.
She joined the Civil Services in 1994 and is currently posted in a field office under the Ministry of Communications in Chandigarh. She is married and has a teenage son.
Ah, the list is long and exhaustive! Here it is but not in any particular order
1) William Shakespeare
2) Ian Rankin- famous for his John Rebus novels
3) Lee Child- famous for his Jack Reacher novels
4) Mark Billingham- for his Tom Thorne novels
5) Peter James- the Roy Grace series
6) Stephen Booth- the Cooper and Fry series
7) Henning Mankell- the Kurt Wallander series
8) Oliver Harris- The Hollow Man and House of Fame
9) Simon Kernick- Relentless and other novels
10) Robert Ludlum
11) Alister Maclean
12) Agatha Christie
13) Jane Austen
14) Margaret Atwood- The Blind Assassin
Enclosed beneath is a link to an Alistair Maclean movie, Caravan to Vaccares.
The second is an excerpt from an interview with Lee Child.