• Books,  Interviews,  Writing Buddies

    Author Interview with Jodi Perkins

    GUYS! I has an awesome guest today! Jodi Perkins, author of suspenseful, page-turning, and fantastical YA! BLACK LILIES was released earlier this month, part two in a series featuring a quartet of sisters with exciting season-based abilities. There’s a theme of time manipulation that runs through the books, and today, Jodi answers some of my nosy burning questions about the series, time travel, and saving yourself from a Goldilocks eating bear. Part of BLACK LILIES takes place in the 19th century. How much research did you have to do for this part of the story, and how much fun did you have? I honestly knew nothing about the 19th century. I mean, really,…

  • Books,  Happy Dance,  Interviews

    Author Interview: Tonja Drecker!

    GUYS!! I have the one and only amazing Tonja Drecker on the blog today for an interview about her debut middle grade urban fantasy Music Boxes!! It hit the world last week, March 5th, and I’m so excited for her!! So, what is the book about? “I only desire your talent…” Twelve-year-old Lindsey McKay’s biggest dream is to be a famous ballerina. But after moving to New York, she ends up at the Community Center with a teacher who’s a burly bear in tights. When she meets Madame Destinée, the teacher of a top dance school who offers her classes for free, Lindsey can’t believe her luck. In exchange, she…

  • Books,  Interviews,  Writing World

    Author Interview: Thea Landen!

    You guys! ^_^ I got a special guest I’m interviewing today!! Yeah, I know, right? Like, chill or something. Haha. Anywho…fantastic writer Thea Landen has agreed to stop by and answer some fun writerly (kind of) questions for us today to celebrate the release of a her murder mystery romance novella SEDUCTIVE SUSPECT! In case you’re interested, I did a horror movie discussion about IT on the YouTube channel this week. Thinking of doing more. 😀 L’Interview What was your absolute favorite thing about writing SEDUCTIVE SUSPECT? It sounds so mysterious! People may not know this, but I’m quite obsessed with murder mystery themes. Thea: I love murder mysteries, too!…

  • Books,  Indie Author Life,  Interviews,  Motivation,  Writing World

    Author Interview: Kristen Martin!

    Hey Guys! Today I have an interview with author Kristen Martin on the blog today. A little bit about Kristen: She lives in Southeast Texas, and she’s the author of THE ALPHA DRIVE Trilogy (YA Dystopian) and the forthcoming SHADOW CROWN Series (YA Dark Fantasy). Information on where to find her on social media and where to find her books are linked below. She also has a YouTube Channel where she talks about writing and publishing and life. What inspired you to start your YouTube channel? KRISTEN: When I decided I was going to get serious about finishing my novel in 2014, I, like every other writer, had certain questions…

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    Author Interview: Sara Dobie Bauer

    Hey, hey!! Special awesome guest Sara Dobie Bauer is visiting the blog today to talk vampires, writing, and what kind of powers she would happily accept from a genie. BITE SOMEBODY ELSE, sequel to BITE SOMEBODY (my favorite book that I read last year!) released to the world yesterday! ^_^ Welcome Sara!! 😀 Firstly, can you tell us a little bit about the BITE SOMEBODY universe and what inspired it? The Bite Somebody universe is one of awkward, petty, cuss-a-lot vampires living in the Florida Keys. They’re not into world domination or making humans their slaves (except maybe in the sexual sense. Ahem, Imogene). They’re more interested in watching 80s…