About Chris

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAChris Hill is an accomplished writer and author with a Bridport Prize winning feather in his cap.

His first novel, Song of the Sea God, was published by Skylight Press; see UK and US Amazon reviews.

Song of the Sea God was shortlisted for both  the Daily Telegraph Novel in a Year competition and the Yeovil Literature Prize under its earlier name of The Longing.

Chris  works in communications and has a background in newspaper journalism as a reporter, news editor and editor. He has won a number of short story prizes including the Bridport Prize.

His second novel, The Pick-Up Artist, was published by Magic Oxygen in February 2015 and Chris launched it making a personal appearance at the Lyme Literary Festival in Dorset.

For more on Chris and his work check out these recent interviews:

Magazine interview – Chris Hill and The Pick-Up Artist. Citizen and Echo.

Discussing creativity with author Leslie Tate.

Why I write what I choose, an interview on the Writers Unchained website.

Music behind The Pick-Up Artist. Undercover Soundtrack.

Talking to Wendy Jones about childhood crushes and favourite books

Interview about The Pick-Up Artist and writing with Marie Godley

Our New Titles: The Pick-Up Artist from Magic Oxygen Publishing

What Song of the Sea God is all about with Peregrine Wildoak.

Ann Wallace on writing, my book and more.

John Fitzgerald takes a look at Song of the Sea God

An interview with author Liz Harris

A fun chat all afloat with Val Poore.

Interview with the North West Evening Mail.

A review on the American website Alive on the Shelves

Writer Marjory McGinn interviews me on her Big Fat Greek Blog

An interview with Indian website Finuraa

A fascinating look at some of the themes in Sea God