'Love can be unconditional – with no strings attached.'

In this exclusive interview, Ankara author Ola Nubi tells us about the motivation for her new novel, Love Me Unconditionally, to be released on 14th February 2017.   What inspired you to write Love Me Unconditionally? I realised through talking to friends and family, looking at threads on Facebook and...

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Two new romance novels from Ankara Press for Valentine's Day!

Ankara Press is delighted to announced the release of two new e-book titles, to be published on 14th February 2017. Love Me Unconditionally by Ola Awonubi is set in London and Lagos and explores issues of family pressure and expectations. This Crazy Paradise takes place in South Africa and is the second...

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Q&A: Juwairiyya Asmal-Lee interviews Ankara Press author Amina Thula

Amina Thula is the author of two Ankara Press novels: The Elevator Kiss, published in December 2014, and the forthcoming Love Next Door, which will be released on 14 February 2016. She talks here about her writing, where she gets her inspiration and who she would choose to play her characters...

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Interview With Ankara Press Author: Aziza Eden Walker

Ankara Press is delighted to welcome Aziza Eden Walker, author of the forthcoming novel The Seeing Place, out on Valentine’s Day.

What first inspired you to become a writer? As a child I had a lot of fun writing stories at school. My English teacher in high school told me that when it was time to mark my creative writing assignments she’d make herself a cup of coffee and settle down for a good read! After that, I was always writing: diaries, poetry and even a play. It all changed in 2007 when I experienced a great love of my own and was inspired to write like never before. For several years I toyed with the idea of writing that story up in some way. In 2014 I decided to try and write a romance, and I practiced with quite a few manuscripts – but The Seeing Place gave me a chance to give voice to a truly South African tale. I use a lot of my own experience in it as I used to be an actress! A lot of this stuff is actually true!

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Calling new Ankara Press writers!

ANKARA PRESS – CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS  Ankara Press is looking to commission the next wave of romance titles, for publication in 2016. Following the success of our first six titles, launched in December 2014, which have received glowing reviews and media coverage around the world, we are now looking for more exciting new authors....

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