Posts Tagged ‘research’

093I – Victorian England Comes Alive: An Interview with Joanna Davidson Politano

Episode 093I Victorian England Comes Alive

Today’s guest is historical romance writer, Joanna Davidson Politano! But don’t be fooled, Joanna’s books have more of a Gothic, almost literary, flavor. If you like Victoria Holt, for example, you may well love Joanna’s books. We chatted about her latest book, the beautifully written and very fun (adventure and mystery as well as romance)…

053I – Writing Historicals Set in WWII: An Interview with Sarah Sundin

Episode 053I Writing Historicals Set in WWII

Author Sarah Sundin just published her tenth historical romance novel set in World War II. Why such a niche period? She’s heard so many stories from family members that the period just seemed right for her. With so many books in the same era, Sarah is known as a WWII author now. It’s become her…

038I – Writing a Kindle World Mini-Series: An Interview with Linda Carroll-Bradd

Episode 038I Writing a Kindle World Mini-Series

Linda Carroll-Bradd writes heartwarming contemporary and historical romances with a touch of humor. She is the author of the Entertainers of the West mini-series within Debra Holland’s Montana Sky Kindle World. Linda talks with us about what it’s like to write in someone else’s world, and how she created her mini-series within the Montana Sky…

035I – Writing in a Kindle World: An Interview with Debra Holland

Episode 035I Writing in a Kindle World

Debra Holland is the creator and original author of the Montana Sky series of books, which became a Kindle World on Amazon. That means other authors can choose to write in the fictional world she created. Debra explains how Kindle Worlds work, and how they are different from each other in terms of how the…

005I – Making Research Fun: An Interview with Kathleen Damp Wright

Episode 005I Making Research Fun

Today’s guest, Kathleen Damp Wright, shares her stories about how doing in-person research for her novels is more fun and yields more interesting results. It also leads to more focused online research later. Kathleen Damp Wright is the co-author, along with Lauraine Snelling, of The S.A.V.E. Squad series for middle grade readers (Dog Daze, The…