• Untamed by Madeline Dyer

    Autumn Authors: Madeline Dyer

    Happy Halloween! Today, I’m interviewing Madeline Dyer, which is appropriate because she loves everything spooky. Here’s a bit about her. ​ Madeline Dyer lives in the southwest of England and holds a BA honours degree in English from the University of Exeter. She has a strong love for anything dystopian, ghostly, or paranormal, and can frequently be found exploring wild places. At least one notebook is known to follow her wherever she goes. Her debut novel, Untamed (Prizm Books, May 2015), examines a world in which anyone who has negative emotions is hunted down, and a culture where addiction is encouraged. Madeline’s second novel, Fragmented, released in September 2016, and…

  • Allison Barnard Author

    Autumn Authors: Allison Barnard

    Today, I’ve got an interview with Allison Barnard! She wrote what just happens to be one of my favorite dystopian books, Unforeseen. Here’s a bit about Allison in her own words! ​ Wife, mother to two toddlers, book blogger, and equestrian. Now I’m an author? What? I’ve always loved books. My mom would actually take my books from me instead of sending me to my room when I was in trouble (it was terrible!). I’ve dabbled in writing for years, had some poetry published in high-school, but it wasn’t until after I had my first child that I started writing. Unforeseen is the first book that’s fit to be read…

  • Domechild by Shiv Ramdas

    Autumn Authors Interview with Shiv Ramdas

    It’s time for another interview! This time, I’ve got the chance to ask Shiv Ramdas some questions. He wrote Domechild and is finishing up the sequel, Wrathchild. Here’s a little bit about him. Shiv Ramdas is a speculative fiction writer and Clarion West graduate based out of India. He has written short stories, radio scripts and plays,  advertisements and in between all of these, numerous resignation letters. He has also written a cyberpunk novel, Domechild, published by Penguin India. Scroll on down to read the interview and be sure to check out the links at the end. D.R.- Who is your favorite animated character (comic, anime, manga, graphic novel) and why?…

  • Summer Splash Tour

    Summer Splash Interview: Kristan Cannon

    Hello! It’s your Friendly Neighborhood Writer here bringing you another friendly writer! This is Kristan Cannon, who writes the Kingdom of Walden series. Kristan loves cats, sailing, reading, and gaming. She’s a member of The Indie Writer’s Network and the NaNoWriMo Ambassador’s program. D.R.- Dancing or singing? KC- Dancing D.R.- Beach or Woods? KC- A secluded beach in the woods. D.R.- Coffee, tea, or something else? KC- All of the above. D.R.- What book do I recommend? KC- Hunting Party by Elizabeth Moon D.R.- How do you get ideas for stories? KC- From life itself. Everything. Sometimes from what scares me, or what makes me feel something deeply. D.R.- Which genres do you write and what’s your favourite one? KC- I write literary…