Ben Atkinson is a student at the University of Lincoln. He has written two published novels and is currently working on a travelogue. His third novel is due in 2013.

One of the first authors to embrace the possibilities of social media and Twitter, Ben also develops graphic web content, with his own information cloud at Reaching out to his audience via different platforms, Ben broadcasts on local radio and is available for book readings. He’s a big country music fan.

I caught up with Ben Atkinson, the author of Walking on Cinders, about the book and his sales targets.