Follow Authorlink:

All about publishing a book, getting help to convert a PDF to eBook, and keeping up with publishing industry news

Search Book News

Author Interviews

Recent Authorlink Written, Audio and Video Author Interviews

Listen to our featured audio interviews

Creating Pictures In The Mind: Nan A. Talese

Nov 30, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

Nan A. Talese, Senior Vice President of Doubleday/RandomHouse and publisher of Nan A. Talese Books, talks about the future of book publishing and offers insights into what authors can do to improve their chances of being published in today’s broader marketplace Read more »

Ellen Baker Calls On Subconscious Memories To Create Authentic Characters

Nov 30, 2007 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

Keeping the House (Random House) by Ellen Baker Buy this book via An exclusive Authorlink interview with Ellen Baker, author of Keeping the House (Random House)  by Ellen Birkett Morris December 2007 Like many aspiring writers, Ellen Baker started writing when she was young and kept writing as she earned degrees, worked in non-writing jobs and Read more »

Tenacity Is Key to Becoming Published, Says Author Heather Graham

Nov 1, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Heather Graham has published more than 100 books in twenty different languages and also writes under the name Shannon Drake. Her latest book, The Last Noel (Mira), was scheduled for release November 1, 2007. And she is now working on a series due for release in late Read more »

Valerie Martin, Author of the Stunning New Novel, Trespass, Talks of How She Conceives Her Ideas

Oct 31, 2007 | Format: Audio | Contributor: Doris Booth

  Trespass by Valerie Martin Play Exclusive Authorlink Audio Interview With Valerie Martin author of Trespass Audio Length: 14.5 min. NOTE: These files play best on Windows Media Player. Download free Windows Media Player 11/ See Windows Media Player system requirements An Authorlink Exclusive AUDIO Interview with Valerie Martin Orange Prize winner and author of three short Read more »

Novelist Amy Bloom Advises: The Goal Is Not To Get It Done; The Goal Is To Be Good

Oct 31, 2007 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

  Away (Random House) by Amy Bloom Buy this book via An Exclusive Authorlink Interview with Amy Bloom Author of Away (Random House 2007) and other novels by Ellen Birkett Morris November 2007 In her latest novel, Away, Amy Bloom tells a story that is both personal and panoramic. The story follows the journey of Lillian Read more »

Stephen G. Michaud’s Gripping Story of Cold-Blooded Killer Robert Charles Browne

Oct 12, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

From a New York Times bestselling author and an award-winning journalist comes the gripping true story of a cold-blooded killer. Robert Charles Browne may be the most prolific serial killer of all time, according to Stephen G. Michaud, co-author with Debbie Price of THE DEVIL’S RIGHT HAND MAN, just out from Berkley/Penguin Putnam Read more »

Writing Is How David Corbett Makes Sense of His World

Sep 28, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

David Corbett worked for 15 years as a private investigator in San Francisco, playing a significant part in a number of high-profile criminal and civil litigations. He later became “Man Friday” for his wife, Terri, as she launched her own law practice Read more »

Jacquelyn Mitchard Believes Plotting Is Paramount to A Good Novel

Sep 27, 2007 | Format: Written | Contributor: Ellen Birkett Morris

  Still Summer (Grand Central Publishing) by Jacqueline Mitchard Buy this book via   An Exclusive Authorlink Interview With Novelist Jacquelyn Mitchard Author of Still Summer  by Ellen Birkett Morris October 2007   Novelist, syndicated columnist, essayist and children/YA author all describe writer Jacquelyn Mitchard. While Mitchard is perhaps best known as the author of Read more »

Pharaoh-Queen Nefertiti Lives Again in Michelle Moran’s U.S. Debut Novel

Aug 30, 2007 | Format: Video | Contributor: Doris Booth

In this exclusive Authorlink AUDIO/SLIDESHOW, Michelle Moran talks about her four-year effort to bring Nefertiti’s story to life, and of making the switch from writing nonfiction to fiction. Note: slide show photos are representative of the period and are not included in the book. File may take a few moments to load! Read more »