River Of Ink is the debut novel by Paul M.M. Cooper and is published by Bloomsbury this week. Paul was born in south London, grew up in Cardiff, and graduated from the University of Warwick before joining the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA. He graduated in 2013 and has recently returned to UEA to begin a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing. He spent two years as an English teacher in Sri Lanka and has written for magazines, websites and also worked as an archivist, editor and journalist.