Goodreads asked Nicola Monaghan:

Where did you get the idea for your most recent book?

Nicola Monaghan The way THE TROLL series came about was quite different from what I usually find in that it started with an idea about the structure and format of the book. I wanted to write sections from different character perspectives that began with a kind of twitter user name or hashtags on the theme of the section to come. So @louisa and @kelly, or #dreamingin140characters and so on. From there, I knew there needed to be an internet connection to the story. There was so much news around at the time about internet trolling that it felt quite natural to want to write a thriller on the subject. And so THE TROLL was born...

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