Category: Author interviews

A conversation with Rosie Sultan

The author of Helen in Love talks about her new book, about her interest in Helen Keller, about the most exciting and shocking information she found during her research, about the relationship between biography and historical fiction, and more.

Interview with Christina Lynch and Meg Howrey (Magnus Flyte)

” align = “left”> The authors of City of Lost Dreams talk about their newest book, their unlikely collaboration, about pen names, Vienna, the research they did, their characters, the science in their books, their readers, their writing process, the legend of Magnus Flyte, and lots more.

An interview with Beau Riffenburgh

The author of Pinkerton’s Great Detective: The Amazing Life and Times of James McParland talks about the subject of his new book, about the research required for the book, about one of McParland’s most interesting cases, his extensive research, some of the surprises he found along the way, the inspiration for his biography, and lots more.

Interview with Eric Nierstedt

The author of The Lightrider Journals talks about his work, his route to becoming a writer, his title, his themes, his current projects, and lots more.

Interview with Carole McDonnell

The author of The Constant Tower talks about her new book, procrastination, political writing, where her ideas come from, her themes, on sales, and lots more.

Interview with Scott Erickson

The author of The Diary of Amy, the 14-Year-Old Girl Who Saved the Earth talks about his book and why he wrote it, about his audience, the state of the world, why he writes satire, his models, why he loves Dr Strangelove, why he chose to use a diary format, and lots more.

Interview with Paul Collins

The author of The Maximus Black Files Trilogy talks about the Australian publishing industry, his most recent books, the differences between writing for adults and young adults, the importance of humour, on motivating kids to read, his work-in-progress, his inspiration, and lots more.

An interview with David Laskin

The author of The Family talks about his book, the people behind it and within it, the historic events and extensive research he did, his challenges in writing this book, the “American dream” and immigration, and much more.