Denise Mina Quotes

Denise Mina Quotes: I'm always represented as a bit of a class warrior - a bit Down With Men and Down With Middle-Class People. Whereas I'm actually very fond of men and am middle-class. I even went to boarding school in Perthshire.
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Denise Mina Quote: My upbringing was middle-class but my parents' families were both working-class so I had this odd combination of working-class background but in a privileged position.
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Quotes about Denise Mina: In prose, leaps of logic can be made while the protagonist thinks about things and arrives at conclusions. Even with voiceover, there's no real way of having an inner voice without it taking over the entire story.
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Quote about Denise Mina: In the 'Garnethill' trilogy, people always forget that Maureen O'Donnell's dad was a journalist and she did art history at uni and her brother did law, but no-one ever thinks they're middle-class - they're just working class because they speak with accents.
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