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An Exclusive Interview With Marjorie Braman, Vice President and Executive Editor HarperCollins Publishers

Jul 20, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Authorlink Staff

Welcome to Book Editors: Close Up at http://www.authorlink.com . This regular Authorlink column provides an intimate look at important book editors in New York and elsewhere. Interviews focus on editors as real people. The columns explore their likes, dislikes, preferences, prejudices, writing preferences, and why they buy the books they do. An Exclusive Interview with Read more »

Katherine Mosby’s New Novel Explores Human Foibles of Love

Jul 1, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink interview with Katherine Mosby Author of Twilight (HarperCollins, May 2005) By Doris Booth July 2005   Twilight Buy this book via Amazon.com   In her compelling third novel, TWILIGHT, author and poet Katherine Mosby tells the story of Lavinia Gibbs' sexual and political awakening in Paris on the verge of World War II. Against her Read more »

Debut Novelist Adrienne Miller Believed in the Voices in Her Head

Jun 1, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

An exclusive Authorlink intervie with Adrienne Miller Author of The Coast of Akron (Farrar • Straus • Giroux, May 4, 2005) By Doris Booth June 2005   The Coast of Akron Buy this book via Amazon.com Adrienne Miller always wanted to write a novel, but she wasn't sure if she ever would. People in her Read more »

Yona Zeldis McDonough’s Second Novel, In Dahlia’s Wake, Explores Couple’s Inner Conflicts

May 1, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Yona Zeldis McDonough

An exclusive Authorlink interview with Yona Zeldis McDonough Author of In Dahlia's Wake (Doubleday, April 2005) By Doris Booth May 2005   In Dahlia's Wake Buy this book via Amazon.com In Yona Zeldis McDonough's second novel, In Dahlia's Wake, the author explores how one couple attempts to rebuild their lives after losing their only child, Read more »

THE STORY OF MY LIFE: Mercedes Florencia Brudnicki

Apr 15, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

The third Authorlink interview of three finalists for The Story of My Life A project of ABC-TV and Simon & Schuster By Doris Booth April 2005   Mercedes Florencia Brudnicki, finalist in The Story of My Life contest Everyone has a story to tell, but few have the resources and connections to find a publisher Read more »

THE STORY OF MY LIFE: Betty Ferguson

Apr 15, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

One in a series of three Authorlink Interviews with Finalists for The Story of My Life A project of ABC-TV and Simon & Schuster By Doris Booth April 2005   Betty Ferguson, one of three finalists in The Story of My Life contest Everyone has a story to tell, but few have the resources and connections to find Read more »

Noah Lukeman’s 3 Paragraph Rule

Excerpt from the e-book How to Write A Great Query Letter by Noah Lukeman April 2005 HOW TO WRITE A GREAT QUERY LETTER:  Insider Tips and Techniques for Success . To read another free chapter, visit www.writeagreatquery.com “ It seems important to me that beginning writers ponder this—that since 1964, I have never had a book, Read more »

THE STORY OF MY LIFE: Farah Ahmedi

Apr 15, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

An Authorlink interview with Farah Ahmedi, one of three finalists for The Story of My Life A project of ABC-TV and Simon & Schuster. Doris Booth April 2005 More finalist interviews coming soon.   Story finalist Farah Ahmedi's childhood in Afghanistan was filled with horror and sadness. Today she's a blossoming American teenager. Everyone has a story Read more »

Parable Group CEO Steve Potratz Talks of Plans for 1500 Christian Book Outlets

Apr 1, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

An Exclusive Authorlink Interview With Steve Potratz CEO of the Parable Group By Doris Booth April 2005 The Parable Group, a marketing consortium of 220 independent Christian bookstores, plans to turn its own marketing and operating success into a pervasive chain of franchised Christian bookstores. CEO Steve Potratz aims to have "a branded presence" in Read more »

Sam Weller Talks of Slipping Into Ray Bradbury’s Skin

Mar 15, 2005 | Format: Written | Contributor: Doris Booth

An Exclusive Authorlink Interview With Sam Weller author of The Bradbury Chronicles (William Morrow, April 2005) By Doris Booth March 2005   The Bradbury Chronicles Buy This Book via Amazon.com Ray Bradbury, the literary icon of science fiction/fantasy and other genres, said of his biographer, "It's as if somehow Sam Weller slipped into my skin and Read more »