Born in Cornwall, Ben Mears first began writing high fantasy as a hobbyist, later working on a series of early-medieval whodunits before self-publishing the young adult Tyler May series. A Sock Full of Bones is the first of his novels to be traditionally published.
Tracey Morait is the first author to be interviewed me since I moved my online presence to healthy, happy woman and she joins me today to share new about her latest book, Episode. She’s the author of 6 books, comes from Liverpool and is a fanatical football fan – who wouldn’t be coming from Liverpool! She now lives in Bristol with her husband.
This week I’d like to welcome Annie Douglass Lima who spent most of her childhood in Kenya. She has been writing poetry, short stories, and novels since childhood, and to date has published seventeen books (fantasy, YA action and adventure novels, a puppet script, anthologies of her students’ poetry, and a Bible verse coloring and activity book). Heartsong is her 18th novel and she has kindly made the first chapter free to anyone who wants to download it. Download Heartsong Chapter 1 to read now!
This week I’d like to introduce you to David Litwack, the author of The Seekers dystopian series for young adults. The Children of Darkness is the first of the novels. David has been writing since the age of 16 and is the author of four books so far.
Please welcome Tracey Mathias, a writer of novels for children and young adults; author of the Assalay Trilogy, of which A Fragment of Moonswood is the first book; a lyricist at the Da Capo music foundation; lover of music, London and Wales.
This week my guest is Rosemary Gemmell, author of Summer of the Eagles. Hailing from a small Scottish village, her location on the west coast of Scotland often influences her writing and that is definitely the case with her latest novel. Summer of the Eagles, tells the story of 13 year old Stephanie (Stevie) who is orphaned and injured in a terrible accident. Sent to live with an aunt on a Scottish island she becomes fascinated by a bird sanctuary and finds herself in the middle of a adventure foiling poachers.
Hi everyone, this week I’d like to introduce Melody Winter, a North Yorkshire lass who seems to love tea almost as much as I do. She still lives in North Yorkshire with her husband and sons, dreams of moving to Spain to enjoy Sangria watching the sunset over the rooftops and currently writing her third novel in the Mine series, Sachael Delusions.
This week I’d like to welcome Brydie Walker Bain author of The Secret of Sinbad’s Cave to the Thursday Throng hot seat. Hailing from New Zealand, she studied History and Theatre & Film at Victoria University of Wellington and then continued her studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara in the USA.
Chris Page is the YA author and the author of The Iron Golem, the first in a new series called Monster Squad. The series revolves around the efforts of 4 children with access to a fantastic collection of powers to stop an evil that threatens to consume the world.