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Author Interview with Heather Burnside Author of Gritty Crime Fiction

Heather Burnside, is a Manchester-based author of gritty crime fiction. She has a trilogy available through Amazon called the Riverhill Trilogy at: http://Author.to/HBurnside. The books are: , and . The last two books in the trilogy focus on gang crime in 80s and 90s Manchester. You can connect with heather through her website heatherburnside.com, Facebook and Twitter. When and […]

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Author Interview with Epic Fantasy Writer Kim Alexander

Hi! I’m Kim Alexander, I live in Washington DC, and I write epic fantasy. My series is called  and books one and two:  and , are both available. Connect with me via my website Kim Alexander Online, Facebook, Twitter and my Kim’s Amazon page. When and why did you start writing? I’ve been writing my whole life! I remember writing […]

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Author Interview with Jim Shapiro and Vengeance of the Valiant

I’m Jim Shapiro (pronounced Shap er o, accent on the 1st syllable). Why, you might ask, is my last name pronounce like that? Well, as the old family story goes, my grandfather, emigrating form Lithuania, stopped in a shoe store in Ireland, and the rest is Shap er o history. And just so there’s no […]

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Author Interviews: Kari Holloway and The Cracked But Never Broken

Kari Holloway, specializes in southern fiction romance and fantasy. A fourth-generation farm girl, her family’ s farm plays a hand in her Laughing P series, with her mother collecting all sorts of animals, from cats to emus and everything in between. Kari uses these experiences, as well as her studies in Psychology from her time at Georgia Southwestern State University, […]

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Author Interviews: Freya Pickard and The Rusalka Ritual

I’m Freya Pickard, a cancer survivor, and author. I write in what is usually called the Fantasy Genre. I prefer to be known as a Speculative fiction and poetry writer! I have, to date, published 5 books. I have two novels, , and . The former is a light-hearted, tongue-in-cheek romp through an Arthurian Otherworld. […]

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Author Interviews: R.F. Kristi and The Cats Who Crossed Over from Paris

R.F. Kristi – a doctorate in economic development and is enchanted by Cats. I had never imagined myself writing stories for children which is just what I am doing right now with enjoyment and passion. My specialty, due to my work with the United Nations concentrated on writing reports of a technical nature. A world much removed from […]

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Author Interview with Christopher C. Meeker

My name is Christopher C. Meeker and I’m the author of  as well as the author of a number of other works, short stories, and articles on writing. I started writing at a fairly early age and continued until my teen years. Life intervened and I stopped writing for quite sometime I then returned to […]

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Author Interviews: Steven Hague and The Beholder

Steven Hague, author of US crime fiction and gritty-crime novels. My lifelong dream was to become an author, so when I got a publishing deal I was over the moon. I like everything from early Elvis right through to the Foo Fighters. I’m 44 years old, and I live in Norwich, England with my wife Lisa, where we’re eagerly […]

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Author Interviews: Kelly St. Clare and The Retreat

Kelly St. Clare, a New Zealand author living in Australia. I write fantasy and science fiction novels for teens and above. Currently, I have two series out. is complete – a series about a young woman veiled from birth. And the first in my science fiction series, The After Trilogy, is now available – a […]

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Author Interviews: Glenn Fain and The Woman of my Dreams

Glenn Fain, writer of all unconventional and combination of genres The first book I published was “”, back in 2014. Then I published “” in early 2016, and “” last month. Not much to say about myself personally; I feel if anyone wants to know me, everything that is me is in my books. They are all unconventional, all […]

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Author Interviews: Angus Kennedy and A Trillion Dollar Man

Angus Kennedy, also known as Terry Kennedy, T.D. Kennedy and soon, Lucky Esposito. The idea was to define the various brands so readers wouldn’t have to wade through a swamp of favourite characters—they could lean back and pursue their author’s new book.Angus Kennedy is the action/adventure pen name for the rip-roaring A Trillion Dollar Man […]

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Author Interviews: R. K. Swisher and Vent

R.K Swisher, author of hundreds of poems and many short stories in literary magazines. I started writing in Vietnam in 1965.From 1967 until the early 70’s I then started writing novels. To date 16 of my novels have been published by traditional publishers and I have indeed 8. I have had two novels optioned and […]

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Author Interviews: M. J. Finley and Tales of Valoris The Rune Seekers

My name is Michael John Finley and I was born in British Guyana. I currently live in Brazil working as a teacher of English and a translator. I divide my time between classes, translations projects, and my passion, writing. I’m what you may call a late bloomer, as I only started writing a few years […]

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Author Interviews: Rick Moss and Tellers

Rick Moss is the author of two novels.  is his second. It centers on the grieving residents of a small farming collective in New York’s Hudson Valley who, following a horrific assault, unburden themselves by telling stories. Rick Moss’ first novel, , is a near-future thriller about a cataclysmic social media movement. He also writes […]

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Author Interviews: Anthony Hains and The Disembodied

Anthony Hains, professor of counseling psychology with specialisation in  Pediatric Psychology. I am a professor of counseling psychology with a specialization in pediatric psychology. My research and professional interests involve working with adolescents, especially those living with chronic medical conditions. My latest novel, , is a Kindle Scout winner and published by Kindle Press. A […]

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Author Interviews : JB Rockwell and Serengeti

JB Rockwell (an authorly type) and writes speculative fiction—sci-fi and fantasy, mostly, though dabbled in a bit of horror. I’m an IT weenie by circumstance and a  wannabee Indiana Jones type by training (check out that curve ball life threw me!) with dreams of chucking it all and writing full time. Check my website on […]

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Author Interviews: S.E. Cyborski and Gnotret – The Accidental Heroes Chronicles Book 1

I am S.E. Cyborski and my first series is . It’s a story about ordinary people put in an extraordinary situation and given extraordinary abilities, how they choose to deal with those abilities, and where they go now. I love to read and have since I was young. I love science fiction and fantasy and […]

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Author Interviews: Lynnette Kraft and Archie of Outlandish

Lynnette Kraft, stories of loss and healing and fictional writing. In 2004 after my six-year old daughter, Anna, died, I began writing our story of loss and healing. This book, , was published in 2007. I also wrote an extension of that story in a book called, , published in 2012. Because I love a good […]

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Author Interviews: Berneta L. Haynes and Landrien Moriset

An author, editor, attorney, public policy expert and versatile creative, Berneta L. Haynes wears many hats. Besides unpublished stories and novels, she has written articles for Inside Higher Education, NPO.IO, and published a short story in The Bangalore Review. Last December, Berneta published her first novel, , a mystery story about a woman who discovers some interesting […]

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Author Interviews: Joyce Brennan and Misplaced

Hi! I’m Joyce Brennan. I write Romantic Suspense, Romance, and Cozy Mysteries. My ebooks, , , , and are available on amazon.com I’m originally from a small town, but during my marriage, we have moved eight times. Each location provided information to enhance my writing.   When and why did you start writing? I began […]

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Author Interviews: Eliza Graham and Another Day Gone

Eliza Graham writes historical/literary fiction. Her first book was , which was published by Macmillan in 2006 and did, for some reason, particularly well in Germany. All her novels to date have historical and contemporary threads, bound together by some event in (usually) the 1940s, often the Second World War but increasingly the immediate post-War period. […]

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Author Interviews: Katherine Bogle and Haven

My name is Katherine Bogle and I am a writer! I’ve done a few things of note in my short twenty-three years of existence, including (but not limited to); write five full books, finish two years of schooling for Photography, and travel over seas to Ireland, Scotland, England and Cuba! My first published work, , […]

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Author Interviews: Devra Robitaille and The Efficiency Claus: An Improbable Christmas Tale

Devra Robitaille, a professional composer, songwriter and keyboardist I was born in London, England (I’ll let you guess how long ago) and I had a successful career as a professional composer, songwriter and keyboardist there, before moving to America in the nineties.   I now live in Florida, on the beautiful Sarasota Bay with my family. […]

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Author Interviews: Megan Rivers and A Fateful Melody

Megan Rivers is a new author, recently self-publishing her first book in her young adult series, Song for You, “.” The second book in this series is due out in the Spring of 2017. She is also working on other novels, including a mystery series, a supernatural adventure, and a collection of short stories. You […]

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Author Interviews: Alexa Kang and Rose of Anzio

My name is Alexa Kang and I have a passion for writing love stories, especially big, sweeping epic tales. My stories don’t fall neatly into the “R”omance genre because they often involve story arcs beyond the romance, but the heart of my stories is always about love. My current and debut series, , is a […]

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Author Interviews: Nick Quantrill and The Dead Can’t Talk

Nick Quantrill writes contemporary crime novels. So far, he’s had four published and they’re all set in his home city of Hull in the North of England. The latest, “”, was published May 2016. He’s also had numerous short stories published, some in the Mammoth Book of Best British Crime series, and has had the pleasure […]

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Author Interviews: Dr. Sharon Mitchell and Autism Goes to School

I’m Sharon Mitchell and have a passion for kids with autism spectrum disorders.   I’m an autism consultant now but spent most of my career years in schools districts working as a teacher, counselor, psychologist and consultant. I’ll explain in a minute how I got into writing. This has evolved over the last few years […]

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Author Interviews: Libbie Hawker and Mercer Girls

I’m Libbie Hawker, an author of historical and literary fiction. Most of my books are self-published, though I do partner with Lake Union Publishing on a few projects. I think my best-known books are still The She-King series, which is set in ancient Egypt. My first novels, and still the ones most of my readers love […]

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Author Interviews: Rachel Amphlett and Scared to Death

My name is Rachel Amphlett, I’m originally from the UK and currently living in Australia I write crime thrillers and espionage thrillers. My latest novel, the first in the Detective Kay Hunter series, is called  and will be published in December. When and why did you start writing? I’d always been keen on writing whilst […]

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Author Interviews: C. J. Archer and The Mapmakers Apprentice

C.J. Archer, for those who don’t know you, introduce yourself, your writing and books Thanks for having me on your blog. I’m an Australian author of historical fantasy novels set in late Victorian England. I love to write stories with magical twists, mysterious heroes, and clever heroines. You can connect with me Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest […]

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