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Author Stories Podcast Episode 682 | Julie Kibler Interview

Author Stories Podcast Episode 682 | Julie Kibler Interview

Today’s author interview guest is Julie Kibler, author of Home for Erring and Outcast Girls: A Novel An emotionally raw and resonant story of love, loss, and the enduring power of friendship, following the lives of two young women connected by a home for “fallen girls,” and inspired by historical events. “Home for Erring and Outcast Girls deftly reimagines the wounded women who came seeking a second chance and a… Read Article →

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

We teamed up with Belletrist to bring you #WhyNotYA—a conversation centered around young adult books, where hosts Ebony LaDelle from Epic Reads and Karah Preiss from Belletrist interview authors who talk about important themes of female empowerment in their YA novels! In this episode, we chatted with Nicola Yoon about The Sun Is Also a Star—everything from the book to movie process to the book’s themes of immigration. This was… Read Article →

Writing a novel  in the present tense

Writing a novel in the present tense

Here’s an esoteric clip. Edmund Hurst is a novelist doing a PhD at Hull; Sarah Walton is a novelist who wrote RUFIUS as part of a PhD. And so to the question – what are the challenges of writing a novel in the present tense? With three first person voices? Hear Sarah’s answers here. From Sarah’s launch of her novel RUFIUS at the Philip Larkin Centre, University of Hull, 3… Read Article →

Lunch with NZ's most popular author

Lunch with NZ's most popular author

Thursday, 25 July 2019 Lunch with NZ’s most popular author | Famous Mother Oskar Howell travels to Otorohanga to interview Danielle Hawkins, author of When It All Went to Custard, over a delicious two-course home-cooked lunch. Come for lunch, said Danielle Hawkins. The biggest-selling novelist in New Zealand lives on her family farm overlooking Otorohanga. Her views are breathtaking: Kakepuku mountain rises from the plains, and farms dot the foothills… Read Article →

MILLION YEN WOMEN: A WRITER'S WET DREAM (REVIEW)

MILLION YEN WOMEN: A WRITER'S WET DREAM (REVIEW)

Like and Subscribe: if you want to see more!! Bryant Jen reviews Million Yen Women, available to watch right now on netflix Follow [email protected] million yen woman is actually one of the best representations of the inner struggle of a writer I've seen and that makes it all the more frustrating to watch it had a lot of potential to make some deeper observations instead it's happy dealing with surface… Read Article →

The Best and Worst Parts of Being an Author

The Best and Worst Parts of Being an Author

PREORDER THE SAVIOR’S CHAMPION: Amazon: Amazon UK – Amazon CA – Nook: Kobo: ENTER MY PRESALE GIVEAWAY: READ THE FIRST 3 CHAPTERS OF TSC: ADD TSC ON GOODREADS: . . . BOOKS, GOODIES, AND DISCOUNTS: Take my class on Skillshare – DIGITAL MARKETING FOR WRITERS: GROW YOUR AUDIENCE AND AUTHOR PLATFORM: BUY EVE: THE AWAKENING: ORDER A SIGNED COPY: JENNA’S MERCH STORE: Get 15% off at PlaceIt.Net: . . …. Read Article →

Thomas Mann - Famous Authors - Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Thomas Mann – Famous Authors – Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Paul Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate. His highly symbolic and ironic epic novels and novellas are noted for their insight into the psychology of the artist and the intellectual. His analysis and critique of the European and German soul used modernized German and Biblical stories, as well… Read Article →

Author Stories Podcast Episode 676 | Sara Collins Interview

Author Stories Podcast Episode 676 | Sara Collins Interview

Today’s author interview guest is Sara Collins, author of The Confessions of Frannie Langton: A Novel. “A startling, compelling historical debut novel. . . should be on top of your vacation reading pile.” -The Washington Post “A stunning debut. . . . I love this book.” –Guardian “Reminiscent of Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace . . . [a] devious, richly detailed debut.” –O: The Oprah Magazine A servant and former slave… Read Article →

AUTHOR INTERVIEW | LISA SEE | THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN

AUTHOR INTERVIEW | LISA SEE | THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN

AUTHOR INTERVIEW | LISA SEE | THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN Ep. 496 INDIE BOUND – AMAZON – WEBSITE – FACEBOOK – TWITTER – INSTAGRAM – hi everyone I am so so excited because I am speaking with author Lisa C again I feel so privileged I you have no idea and we're talking about her brand new book she's got the copy of it right there she's gonna show… Read Article →

How to write great fiction that's based on real life

How to write great fiction that's based on real life

Born in the U.K., writer Kathy Page now lives in Salt Spring Island, B.C. Her books include Alphabet, which was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award for fiction, and the short story collections Paradise & Elsewhere and The Two of Us, both of which were longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Her latest book is the novel Dear Evelyn, which takes place in London and tells the story of… Read Article →

Top 10 Most Successful Authors

Top 10 Most Successful Authors

10. Danielle Steel: She is the daughter of a Jewish-German father and a Portuguese mother and grew up as an only child in France and attended various European schools. In New York she graduated from a French-language high school in 1963 and later on she studied at the New York University. She has sold almost half a billion books. She was married five times and has nine children. 9. Nora… Read Article →

Buxton 2010: Orwell vs Dickens -- Part 1

Buxton 2010: Orwell vs Dickens — Part 1

Video from the second annual Orwell Prize debate at the Buxton Festival, ‘The greatest political writer: Orwell vs Dickens’, held at the Palace Hotel at 10.30am, Monday 12th July 2010. Dame Janet Smith presides as David Aaronovitch (Orwell Prize for Journalism winner, author) and DJ Taylor (biographer, novelist, critic) for Orwell take on Lucinda Hawksley (writer, Dickens’ great-great-great-granddaughter) and Michael Slater (biographer, academic) for Dickens. In this part, Dame Janet… Read Article →

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris | On Sale Sept 4

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris | On Sale Sept 4

The #1 International Bestseller This beautiful, illuminating tale of hope and courage is based on interviews that were conducted with Holocaust survivor and Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist Ludwig (Lale) Sokolov—an unforgettable love story in the midst of atrocity. You can pre-order this book online here: In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he… Read Article →

The BEST Writing Program! ✦ Writer’s Life Vlogs

The BEST Writing Program! ✦ Writer’s Life Vlogs

In today’s #WritersLife VLOG I talk about what I consider to be the BEST writing program! Best of all: it’s F R E E. FocusWriter ➞ ★ Subscribe to never miss any of my videos: Enjoy my videos? Please consider buying my book of Story Seeds! ✿ 400 Story Seeds to Crush Writer’s Block ✿ ☕ Buy me a cup of coffee! ✦✦✦✦✦ Now Playing ✦✦✦✦✦ The song you heard… Read Article →

Famous Women Writers Pay Tribute to Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani || Vanitha News

Famous Women Writers Pay Tribute to Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani || Vanitha News

Famous Women Writers Pay Tribute to Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani || Vanitha News || Vanitha TV Watch Vanitha TV, the First Women Centric Channel in India by Rachana Television. Tune in for programs on infotainment, health and welfare of women, women power and women’s fashion. For More Latest Details ☟ ☞ Watch Vanitha TV Live : ☞ Subscribe to Vanitha TV : ☞ Like us on Facebook : ☞ Follow on… Read Article →

Authors at Google: Sara Ramsey, "Heiress Without a Cause"

Authors at Google: Sara Ramsey, "Heiress Without a Cause"

Via Amazon: HEIRESS WITHOUT A CAUSE — Muses of Mayfair #1 One title to change his life… A disgraced son with a dark reputation, William “Ferguson” Avenel is content to live in exile — until his father dies in the scandal of the Season. With rumors of insanity swirling around them, his sisters desperately need a chaperone. Ferguson thinks he’s found the most proper woman in England — and he… Read Article →