Interviews

Interviews with indie authors, publishers and book service providers in the self-publishing realm

An Interview With SPR Awards Winner Author Hi-Dong Chai

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Author Hi-Dong Chai

Hi-Dong Chai, born in Korea and educated in the United States with a Ph.D. in engineering, established himself as an authority in his field with numerous inventions and publications.  He is an inventor/co-inventor of 52 inventions, that were either published in the IBM invention disclosure bulletin or filed for the U.S.…

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An Interview with Author André Akinyele

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Author Andre Akinyele

Tell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

Our book, “Elliptical: The Music of Meshell Ndegeocello,” explores multi-Grammy nominated artist Meshell Ndegeocello, one of the most fascinating and creative figures in contemporary music. She’s an artist who defies labels and music genres, continually inspiring many with her profound vision.…

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An Interview With Author Julian Boote

JULIAN BOOTETell us something about your book, EXIT. The basics: what’s it about?

Imagine you’re lost; trapped in a maze of a place that you do not know.  It’s pitch dark, and you’re fumbling around in the blackness, hoping to find a way out. …

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An Interview With SPR Grand Prize Winner Author Ashley R. Carlson

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Ashley R Carlson

Ashley R Carlson is the winner of the SPR Awards 2015 Grand Prize and First Prize Fiction for her book “The Charismatics”.

For the uninitiated, what’s The Charismatics about?

“The Charismatics” is a fantasy novel geared toward young adults set in a unique, steampunk universe – one that is full of magic, supernatural influences, and terrible secrets.…

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An Interview with Author T.H. Alexander

TH AlexanderTell us something about your book. What is it about?

The Lord of Salamander is the coming-of-age story of Elijah Pendleton, a boy with no past. For as long as he can remember, he’s lived under the control of his abusive aunts in a small rural town where everything is deeply ordinary, until one day when his short life changes forever.…

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An Interview With Author Mark Lingane

Mark LinganeMark Lingane is a commercial writer specializing in reports, enabling him to travel the world. He is also a Sci-Fi writer, with his latest Noir mash-up Sucker a #1 Best Seller on Amazon.

Tell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

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An Interview with Author Margaret Songe

songeTell us something about your book. The basics: what’s it about?

The story behind The Sundry Worlds of Fiona is that it started out to be a film! I’ve always had a huge interest in movies and theatre and performers—love ’em.…

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An Interview With Reedsy Co-Founder Ricardo Fayet

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Ricardo Fayet and his business partner Emmanuel Nataf launched Reedsy, a curated network of book services for independent authors, in 2014.

SPR caught up with Ricardo for a chat about Reedsy and the exciting opportunites the site offers for self-publishers.

Can you tell us what Reedsy is, in a nutshell?

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