Interview With Author H.L. Howard

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I am H.L. Howard, Author of “A Journey Must be Taken – Playlist”, an Independent Press Award 2024 winner. # What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)? Some real-life personal stories are behind my book, especially related to my corporate life. # What inspires/inspired your creativity? A … Continue reading “Interview With Author H.L. Howard”

Interview with Author Diane Namm

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi, Folks! I’m Diane Namm and I’ve written over 65 books that have been published by traditional publishers. Latkes & Lefse is the first book I’ve ever self-published, and I’m really loving the freedom it’s afforded me. One of my traditional-publishing editors, Alli Brydon, served as the editor. … Continue reading “Interview with Author Diane Namm”

Interview With Author Colin Kersey

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I am the author of two critically-acclaimed suspense novels under the pen name Colin Kersey. For 48 years, I’ve been employed creating advertising, PR and other marketing materials for numerous companies, large and small. Advertising is essentially creating company stories and it’s one of many ways to earn … Continue reading “Interview With Author Colin Kersey”

Interview With Author Marvin Blake

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! The below is from the “About The Author” section of my website; In 1957, three years following the Supreme Court landmark decision, i.e., Brown v. Board of Education, ruling that state laws establishing racial segregation in public schools as being unconstitutional, following his graduation from Cherry Hill … Continue reading “Interview With Author Marvin Blake”

Interview With Author La Carmina

La Carmina is an award-winning alternative and Goth culture journalist, blogger and TV host. She runs the leading blog about Gothic travel, fashion and subculture (, which was featured in The New York Times and Washington Post. La Carmina is the author of four books including The Little Book of Satanism: A Guide to Satanic … Continue reading “Interview With Author La Carmina”

Interview With Author N.J. Walters

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Thank you for having me as a guest at NFReads. My name is N.J. Walters. I’ve been a full-time author for almost seventeen years and have published more than a hundred romance novels for several different publishers—Ellora’s Cave, Samhain Publishing, Carina Press, Beyond the Page Publishers, Entangled Publishing, … Continue reading “Interview With Author N.J. Walters”

Author Feature: Irene Wittig

My name is Irene Wittig, and I am the author of ALL THAT LINGERS, an historical novel inspired by my family’s experiences. The basic story: The rise of Nazism in Austria catapults Emma’s once idyllic life in Vienna into chaos. As she grapples with the harsh new reality of her country’s betrayal, she desperately clings … Continue reading “Author Feature: Irene Wittig”

Interview With Author Vern Turner

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My full name is Vernon Turner, but Vern Turner is much more alliterative. I am a retired engineer (industrial) and science educator (College; secondary public schools) living in Denver, CO. I am married to a retired attorney named Elaine. My achievements include having climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro, breaking 80 … Continue reading “Interview With Author Vern Turner”

Interview With Author Gary Martine

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi! Gary Martine ( here, author of the decidedly “naughty” KINGSLEY & I series, originally published from 2008 through 2010 by ManLoveRomance (MLR) Press. Gary Martine is my man-love-romance pen name, my sometimes equally naughty thriller pen name being Raymond Gaynor and my “real” author name being Daniel … Continue reading “Interview With Author Gary Martine”

Interview With Author Nancy Christie

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m the award-winning author of two short story collections: Traveling Left of Center and Other Stories and Peripheral Visions and Other Stories—both published by Unsolicited Press, and three non-fiction books: the inspirational/motivational book, The Gifts of Change (Atria/Beyond Words) and two books for writers: Rut-Busting Book for Writers … Continue reading “Interview With Author Nancy Christie”

Interview With Author Sass Green

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)!  Hi, I’m Sass Green. My newest book is Rich & Sexy, a fun collection of “spicy” short stories with a paranormal twist. Readers enjoy the free weekly “Sass Green Creative” featuring fun flash stories and free eBooks from fellow writers. # What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your … Continue reading “Interview With Author Sass Green”

Interview With Author Greg Morgan

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Originally I come from a screenwriter and independent filmmaking background with over twenty years of experience in the arts and entertainment industry. My directorial debut was entitled 17 & Under, and won my first awards, garnered successful distribution, and landed me squarely on the filmmaking map. Since then, … Continue reading “Interview With Author Greg Morgan”

Interview With Author Peter Hunt

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hello from beautiful Washington State! My name is Peter Hunt, and I’ve written and published four first-person, full-length books. Listed chronologically by release date, they are Angles of Attack, an A-6 Intruder Pilot’s War (Ballantine Books, 2002 with a second release by CreateSpace, 2011); Setting the Hook, a … Continue reading “Interview With Author Peter Hunt”

Interview With Author Tim Slee

# Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My name is Tim Slee and writing fiction is my fifth career. I’ve been a journalist, social worker, spy (yes, really) and international globe trotting marketing executive. I write both contemporary fiction under the pen name Tim Slee and future fiction under the pen name FX Holden. # … Continue reading “Interview With Author Tim Slee”

Author Feature: Moe Lane

Hi! I’m Moe Lane, and I write and self-publish in the fantasy and horror genres. I’d write more science fiction, except that it makes my wife wince when I try to do too much science at once. I also keep my hand in with various tabletop roleplaying game projects, but that’s not yet really at … Continue reading “Author Feature: Moe Lane”

Interview With Author Isaac Marion

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m Isaac Marion, author of the Warm Bodies series, which is a four-book story about a walking corpse rediscovering life, literally and figuratively, and his fight to revive the ruined world. What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)? R’s struggle to reconnect with humanity and remember what it … Continue reading “Interview With Author Isaac Marion”

Interview With Author John Briggs

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi. My name is John Briggs. I’m a Philadelphia native living in upstate New York. I’m mostly known for humorous children’s books, particularly the picture book Leaping Lemmings! and middle-grade non-fiction about people I find fascinating. I also recently published an adult novel. It’s a political satire because I … Continue reading “Interview With Author John Briggs”

Interview With Author Jason Freeman

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi! I’m Jason Freeman. I’m originally from South Dakota, and if these words sounded like my actual voice, you would discern that what you’re hearing is not a midwestern accent but a pronounced speech impediment. In addition to being a yoga-class-lover, a casual-but-consistent-meditator, a San-Diego-California-Liver, I am a professional … Continue reading “Interview With Author Jason Freeman”

Interview With Author Richard Thomas

BIO: Richard Thomas is the award-winning author of three novels, three short story collections, 150+ stories in print, and the editor of four anthologies. Visit for more information. Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My name is Richard Thomas, and I’ve been writing about 11 years—mostly speculative fiction: fantasy, science fiction, and horror but … Continue reading “Interview With Author Richard Thomas”

Interview With Author K.A. Cummins

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi! I’m K.A. Cummins, a speculative fiction writer for children and teens with a passion for scientific discovery, adventure, and the wonders of math. I believe the best stories inspire us, challenge us, and tickle our imaginations with something a bit zany. My first middle-grade book, “Snow Globe Travelers: … Continue reading “Interview With Author K.A. Cummins”

Interview With Author Linda Case

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My name is Linda Case and I am a dog trainer, canine nutritionist and science writer who specializes in topics about dog training, behavior and nutrition. My academic training is in animal sciences, specifically in canine/feline nutrition and companion animal behavior and training. I have a B.S. in Animal … Continue reading “Interview With Author Linda Case”

Interview With Author Michael Smorenburg

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Born in 1964 and a serial entrepreneur, I dress facts up as fiction. I write adventure stories, historical dramas, and contemporary thrillers. What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)? I find interesting, lesser-known, but important historical, anthropological, or other scientific facts and weave them into compelling stories. What … Continue reading “Interview With Author Michael Smorenburg”

Interview With Author Vicki Solá

Introducing myself… Vicki Solá here, longtime host, producer, and originator of weekly radio program Que Viva La Música, heard on 89.1 WFDU-FM and online at, providing the New York metro community and beyond with salsa and Afro-Cuban jazz. I’ve served as an advisor to the Smithsonian Institution for their traveling exhibition, Latin Jazz: La … Continue reading “Interview With Author Vicki Solá”

Interview With Author Simon Turney

Please introduce yourself and your books My name is Simon Turney, also writing as S.J.A. Turney. I’m an author of Historical Fiction (taking historical events and characters and trying to make them Dwayne-Johnson-level cinematic and exciting) and Historical Fantasy (similar but without the restrictions of enforced accuracy.) I’m the strange combination of traditionally published through … Continue reading “Interview With Author Simon Turney”

Interview With Author Ludvig Sunstrom

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m Ludvig Sunstrom, author of Breaking out of Homeostasis. I’m also an online entrepreneur and creator/host of two popular podcasts.  Breaking out of Homeostasis is my philosophy for how to live intelligently, effectively and happily in modern society, despite the many evolutionary mismatches we are facing. Basically, our brains and … Continue reading “Interview With Author Ludvig Sunstrom”

Interview With Author Rhys Bowen

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I am Rhys Bowen, New York Times bestselling author of two historical mystery series plus several internationally bestselling historical novels. The Tuscan Child and In Farleigh Field have sold over one million copies between them and my work is translated into 24 languages to date. My Royal Spyness mysteries … Continue reading “Interview With Author Rhys Bowen”

Interview With Author CL Gibson

CL GibsonAuthor, Psychological Thrillers Find me on:Web: Amazon: Facebook: Twitter: Tell us some quirky facts about yourself I’m the girl with the Typewriter Tattoo who lives in the Midwest with my husband, our Akita named Jag, and an obese fifteen-year-old adopted cat named Chicago. The first novel in The … Continue reading “Interview With Author CL Gibson”

Interview With Author Jason Stokes

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m Jason Stokes author of the mystery/thriller ‘Watcher’ and the upcoming ‘Ghost Story’ series releasing this month. I’m also featured in the Dark Tides: Charity Horror Anthology released this month as well. What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)? Watcher is a novel I wrote for my wife … Continue reading “Interview With Author Jason Stokes”

Interview With Author WL Emery

I’m WL Emery, author of Magic for Hire, an anthology about an itinerant wizard who travels around the countryside making his living as a magician and sometime merchant, Murder One, a hardboiled detective novel involving murder, money, and red hot women, and Deemed Unsuitable, a ray gun romance short story that I wrote specifically for … Continue reading “Interview With Author WL Emery”

Interview With Author M.C. Vaughan

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi there! I’m M.C. Vaughan, a Baltimore-based author of contemporary romance riddled with humor and local flavor. So, if you want to giggle throughout your sexy stories, welcome! You’ll root for my characters as they fall for their perfect people…and simultaneously want to throttle them for being big dummies … Continue reading “Interview With Author M.C. Vaughan”

Interview With Author Deborah Sheldon

Please introduce yourself. I’m an award-winning author from Melbourne, Australia. I write short stories, novellas and novels across the darker spectrum of horror, crime and noir. My latest releases, through several publishing houses, include the horror novels Body Farm Z, Contrition, and Devil Dragon; the horror novella Thylacines; the crime-noir novellas Dark Waters and Ronnie … Continue reading “Interview With Author Deborah Sheldon”

Interview With Author Daniel Cubias

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I have an IQ of 380 and the strength of 10 men. But I don’t like to brag. I’ve also written three books: A detective novel (“Barrio Imbroglio”)A horror-comedy novel (“Zombie President”)A collection of essays (“The Hispanic Fanatic”) In addition, I’ve written for various publications like the Huffington Post … Continue reading “Interview With Author Daniel Cubias”

Interview With Author Talena Winters

Talena Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m a multi-genre fiction writer with four published novels in the genres of inspirational romance, romantic suspense, and young adult science fantasy. This year, I published the first book of a young adult science fantasy trilogy called The Undine’s Tear about a post-Atlantean society of mermaids called … Continue reading “Interview With Author Talena Winters”

Interview With Author Danielle Thorne

Amazon Page: www.daniellethorne.comFacebook: Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hello to everyone. I’m an author of fiction and non-fiction, concentrating mostly on writing historical books and family-friendly romance adventures. Although I consider myself a southern girl, I was born in Illinois and moved to Tennessee when I was a tot. I’ve … Continue reading “Interview With Author Danielle Thorne”

Interview With Author TJ Brearton

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! Hi, I’m TJ Brearton and I currently have sixteen published novels. What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your book(s)? See below. What inspires/inspired your creativity? I draw inspiration from my family life (I am married with three children), my experiences with past addictions, and my extended family members who … Continue reading “Interview With Author TJ Brearton”

Interview With Author John Fullerton

Please introduce yourself and your book(s) I’m a former Reuters correspondent who now writes thrillers. If your readers are at all like me, then too much personal information about a writer is irrelevant and sometimes an embarrassment. Anyhow, there’s biographical material on my website for those interested: What is/are the real-life story(ies) behind your … Continue reading “Interview With Author John Fullerton”

Interview With Author Linda Bartee Doyne

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’m Linda Bartee Doyne aka The Immortal Alcoholic’s Wife I’ve written five books concerning alcoholism and two that are not alcohol-related: The Immortal Alcoholic’s Wife – My journey from childhood through being an alcoholic’s wife The Immortal Life of Riley – Sequel to The Immortal Alcoholic’s Wife. Focus … Continue reading “Interview With Author Linda Bartee Doyne”

Interview With Author TD Cooper

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! My author name is TD Cooper. I write young adult fantasy. My website and Amazon Author page: You can find my books and links to my books there. (2nd Chances: A Book of Choices, 2nd Chances: A Book of Treasures, Magic House, Junior’s Journey Through Yellowstone, and … Continue reading “Interview With Author TD Cooper”

Interview With Author Alison Stone

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I’ve published five books and three chapbooks. I have two more accepted, Caught in the Myth (NYQ Books, 2019) and Zombies at the Disco (Jacar Press, 2020). They’re very different books. Caught is ekphrastic poems, inspired by ancient Greek and Roman sculptures and myths, set alongside contemporary mythic figures … Continue reading “Interview With Author Alison Stone”

Author Feature: David Vining

Crystal Embers Synopsis A civil war ends, and a knight returns home to a land and wife he no longer knows. A wife mourns over her lost child as her husband returns from years of civil strife. Alone, they have nothing, but together perhaps they could rebuild. Before they can try on their own, … Continue reading “Author Feature: David Vining”

Author Feature: Paul Martin

Irish writer, Paul Martin: My latest book The Bicycle Thief and the German Wife: The Hidden War of a German-Speaking Italian Family was written in an attempt at the impossible – to understand Italy. Not even all of Italy, just one region – or rather two. These are: the Marche, which is located in … Continue reading “Author Feature: Paul Martin”

Author Feature: William Fietzer

My personal and pen name are one and the same–William Fietzer–one of the lesser-known Williams of American and English literature. I have been writing in one capacity or another since my undergraduate days at the University of Wisconsin though my writing aspirations surfaced in my early teens when I drew the cover for a proposed … Continue reading “Author Feature: William Fietzer”

Author Katrina Shawver on Writing, Poland, and Why Credibility is Critical

Please introduce yourself and your books. I identify as a writer, public speaker, history geek, and life-long fan of public libraries. I call Phoenix, Arizona home, as I have for most of my life. By far, my biggest accomplishment has been publishing the nonfiction biography, HENRY: A Polish Swimmer’s True Story of Friendship from Auschwitz … Continue reading “Author Katrina Shawver on Writing, Poland, and Why Credibility is Critical”

Interview With Author HL Carpenter

Please introduce yourself and your books! Thanks for the opportunity, Tony! We’re HL Carpenter, a mother/daughter author duo. We write family-friendly fiction from our studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place, that, like our stories, is unreal but not untrue. At present, our published works include Murder by the Books, a stand-alone mystery novel, Walled … Continue reading “Interview With Author HL Carpenter”

Interview With Author Lynne Cazaly

Please introduce yourself and your book(s)! I help individuals, teams and organisations transition to new ways of working. I’m an international keynote speaker, author and a master facilitator and have authored 6 books including the latest: ‘ish: The Problem with our Pursuit for Perfection and the Life-Changing Practice of Good Enough’. The others are: Agile-ish: … Continue reading “Interview With Author Lynne Cazaly”