Marina was an unpublished author for several decades, then her debut novel, 'A Short History Of Tractors In Ukrainian' sold more than a million copies in the UK alone. So there. She has since published 'Two Caravans', 'We Are All Made Of Glue' and, most recently, 'Various Pets Alive And Dead'. She's a cool, smart and funny writer and a cool, smart and funny person. She contributed a short story, 'Not Exactly', to 'Too Much Too Young: Book Slam Vol. II'.