IndieView with Ashley Borodin, author of The Jealous Flock

IndieView with Ashley Borodin, author of The Jealous Flock

It’s not about writing to a genre or the lowest common denominator. Certainly not Literature. Both. I have to pretend to have influences for the sake of convention. Nope. I never learned to write properly,   so to give a clever answer to your question I would need to look up what you’re actually talking […]

IndieView with C.L. Hoang, author of Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees

IndieView with C.L. Hoang, author of Rain Falling on Tamarind Trees

End of Interview: For more from Mr. All the characters were real persons from my travel group. From them I learned the importance of interesting stories, keen observation of human nature and local color, detailed research work. Filled with historical and cultural tidbits and personal reminiscences, and illustrated with over forty photographs, Rain Falling on […]

IndieView with Ian Strangway, author of Quarter Aged

IndieView with Ian Strangway, author of Quarter Aged

What came easily? Did you hire a professional editor? Following the hilarious and addictive misadventures of Gord and his friends, Quarter Aged combines rambling introspection, laser tag, and toxic relationships while asking the dreaded question, “now what?” Written for an ADD generation who skips to the good part of a 52 second YouTube video, Quarter […]

IndieView with C.L.R. Peterson, author of Lucia’s Renaissance

IndieView with C.L.R. Peterson, author of Lucia’s Renaissance

The historical background and the basic plot. Were there any parts of the book where you struggled? What made you decide to go Indie, whether self-publishing or with an indie publisher? Did you hire a professional editor? My plots weave around actual historical events. It’s hard to know exactly. What are you working on now? […]

Reading the hours – the medieval experience of the bible

Reading the hours – the medieval experience of the bible

Reading the hours – the medieval experience of the bible Probably 85% of the text is extracted directly from the Bible. Any Christian man was encouraged to imagine suffering the torments of Christ himself, but a woman too was taught to imagine watching the Crucifixion. It would be an invaluable publication for the study of […]

IndieView with Jonathan P. Jehle, author of The Chemist

IndieView with Jonathan P. Jehle, author of The Chemist

If so, do you do so extensively or just chapter headings and a couple of sentences? If so can you please describe it? Sometimes I listen to symphonic renditions of my favorite bands while other times I listen to the actual band. In this adventure, you will travel to the Amazon rainforest in search of […]

IndieView with Mohibul Nahar, author of The Teacher & the Salesman

IndieView with Mohibul Nahar, author of The Teacher & the Salesman

Are you a compelling speaker? How do you get through to inattentive people or negative, skeptical customers and co-workers? Hopefully what I’ve written will serve to help those communicate whatever ideas they have. If you think about the latest wave of programming it’s all about modularized coding. There are so many tools for self-publishers out […]

First David Bowie book club pick becomes a used bestseller

First David Bowie book club pick becomes a used bestseller

Find copies of Hawksmoor The list stretches from Homer to modern bestselling authors like Michael Chabon and Junot Diaz. Two stories run in parallel but in different eras – one character is building churches in 18th century London while a modern 1980s detective is investigating murders committed in the same churches. He has written biographies […]

IndieView with M.J. Scoggins, author of Haunted

IndieView with M.J. Scoggins, author of Haunted

I remember the camaraderie we had, and I wanted to translate that into a book where the reader would feel like they were a part of that. I finished the original manuscript the first week of July. Anyone who likes a good storyline, with a little mind bending paranormal mixed in. Christine Monroe, she has […]

BookView with Laurie Boris, author of The Call

BookView with Laurie Boris, author of The Call

That became the “seed” of Margie’s conflict. Do you have a target reader for this book? I love asking for his feedback because he’s dead honest with me. I was so angry. But the idea for Margie and her story came to me in the 2015 Major League Playoffs, when a baseball player I love […]

IndieView with Amber Porter, author of Money Moves

IndieView with Amber Porter, author of Money Moves

For example, it is possible to negotiate your scholarship with colleges when you get your financial aid award letter. Amber Porter – 28 December 2017 The Back Flap Straightforward and blunt! Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend […]

IndieView with William Schlichter, author of No Room in Hell

IndieView with William Schlichter, author of No Room in Hell

His full-length feature script, Incinta, was an officially selected finalist in the 2014 New Orleans Horror Film Festival. Making notes for what would go in a wiki if I ever made one. Do you edit as you go or wait until you’ve finished? William Schlichter – 25 December 2017 The Back Flap When the dead […]

When Book Covers Came of Age

When Book Covers Came of Age

Among those doing so in the UK were Edward Bawden, John Piper, Barnett Freedman and Edward Ardizzone, while in the USA, jackets designed by N. Occasionally, transparent glassine coverings were supplied, which allowed a view of a pictorial binding. The jacket itself became an increasingly common phenomenon as leather bindings were gradually superseded by cloth-covered […]

IndieView with Nillu Nasser, author of All the Tomorrows

IndieView with Nillu Nasser, author of All the Tomorrows

I wanted them to learn. As shards of their past threaten their future, will Jaya ever bloom into the woman she can be, and will redemption be within Akash’s reach? Akash Choudry wants a love for all time, not an arranged marriage. He wasn’t a stalker. Indians can be very traditional, and those parts of […]

Vietnam War documentary turns Tim O’Brien’s The Things They Carried into AbeBooks’ bestselling book of 2017

Vietnam War documentary turns Tim O’Brien’s The Things They Carried into AbeBooks’ bestselling book of 2017

Vietnam War documentary turns Tim O’Brien’s The Things They Carried into AbeBooks’ bestselling book of 2017 The Things They Carried is a collection of connected short stories about a platoon of American soldiers. O’Brien includes himself as a protagonist and some of the narrative is semi-autobiographical. The series, directed by Burns and Lynn Novick, cost […]