Category: Q&A

Friday In Focus with Charlene

Posted 30 December 2016 by Emma Poulloura in FIF, Q&A / 1 Comment

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Welcome to the last Friday in Focus of the year! I hope you all had a lovely Christmas. Today I am joined by Charlene to learn a little bit more about her.

Tell us a little about you

Hi I’m Charlene 33 Aries and mum to 2 kids.

Survivor and fighter if mental illness and advocate and carer of autism.huge geek marvel DC doctor who.love of learning and psychology. Sleep and eat too much!!

Why did you start blogging?

started blogging to get my brain going again and engage with bookworms and authors . also to spread the word on brilliant  books.

What are your 3 desert island books?

OK I am rubbish at choosing favourites !! My 3 desert books  ..me before you .secret diary of Anne frank and Matilda. But that’s my answer today!

What is your favourite place to read?

I read everywhere but those that follow me on social media know it’s in the bath!

What do you like to do when you’re not reading?

I am a Busy mum, walk my nutty dog, buy books, watch TV, swim, nap

What is your favourite city/town?

London.

Tea or coffee?

Earl grey tea is my fav but partial to a coffee since being a dog owner esp cappuccino

Chocolate or sweets?

This is tough as have such a sweet tooth but will be chocolate

Is there a book you wished you wrote?

Brilliant question …probably not as I still feel my own story is there to be written.

You have a free flight and accommodation to anywhere in the world where would you go?

Glasgow as I was born there and would love to revisit.

What is your favourite season?

Spring and I’m a March baby

Where can we find you?

You can find Me Charlene wedgner @hellosweety26 charlenejess.WordPress.come

Emma Poulloura

Friday In Focus with Kayla Paine

Posted 16 December 2016
FIF, Q&A
Friday In Focus with Kayla Paine

Tell us a little about you My name is Kayla and I run the lifestyle blog polished & bubbly. I’m obsessed with all thing girly, but I’m a HUGE sports fan. You can always find me watching hockey, football, or baseball. I’m obsessed with my dog and I could read every free minute and be perfectly content. Why did you start blogging? I started blogging 4 years ago while going through a breakup. I also had recently retired from coaching cheerleading after 8 years and needed a new hobby…enter blogging! […]

Friday In Focus with Rae Rivers

Posted 28 October 2016
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Friday In Focus with Rae Rivers

TGIF! Wow what a busy weekI have had. This morning I am joined by Rae Rivers for a little probing…. Can you summarise your new/most recent book? Ethan is the final book in my Keepers trilogy.  Even though each book can be read as a standalone book, there’s an overall storyline that runs throughout all the books, coming to an exciting, epic conclusion in book 3.  The FREE prequel to the series, The Keepers: Sienna, more details can be found below. Tell us about the characters in this book. The […]

Friday In Focus with Nicky Peacock

Posted 14 October 2016
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Friday In Focus with Nicky Peacock

  Tell us a little about you I’m an English author based in the UK and have two YA book series out through the publishers, Evernight Teen. I started my writing career in the short story market and gained over 30 publishing credits before I sold my first novel. I write horrors, urban fantasy and paranormal romance, but do enjoy a good genre mash-up so tend to be open about what I write. As long as it has a sharp, dark edge to it, I’m a happy author! Tell us […]

Q&A with Lindsay J. Pryor

Posted 21 September 2016
Blog Tours, Book News, Q&A
Q&A with Lindsay J. Pryor

Good Morning lovely people. Today I am excited to be joined by Lindsay J Prior to get to know her a little better… Tell us a little about you… I’ve been writing for over thirty years and have been published for the last four. I currently write dark, multi-layered Gothic paranormal romance set in the gritty and dystopian urban world of BLACKTHORN. An Amazon bestselling series, it has achieved numerous Gothic and PNR Amazon number ones both in the UK and the US. I was discovered through an international romance […]

Mortiswood Tales Weekend Blitz

Posted 18 September 2016
Blog Tours, Book News, Q&A
Mortiswood Tales Weekend Blitz

Tell us a little about you… I’m Gina Dickerson, author of the Mortiswood Tales series and dark fairy tales ‘The Pennington Christmas Curse’ and ‘Always Golden’. I live in Thanet, in Kent, with my family and Siberian husky. I collect shoes…I don’t know how many pairs I have hoarded now as I’ve lost count! I also collect books and would love to be able have a room in my house as a library, maybe one day! Tell us about your new book… I’m busy working on the third Mortiswood Tales […]

Friday In Focus with Tilly Tennant

Posted 16 September 2016
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Friday In Focus with Tilly Tennant

It’s Friday!!!!! Whoop! Today is the release day of Christmas At the Little Village Bakery and I am very excited to be joined by Tilly herself for a little Q&A. Tell us a little about you I’m Tilly, somewhere in my forties (that’s all you’re getting), two teenage daughters, a husband and lots of grey hairs as a result! I was born in Dorset but now live in Staffordshire.  I’ve been writing for about ten years on and off, and recently signed to Bookouture. Tell us about your new book […]

Friday in Focus with K L Slater

Posted 9 September 2016
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Friday in Focus with K L Slater

Happy Friday everyone! As part of my Bookouture Month I am joined today by Kim Slater to get to know her a little better…. Tell us a little about you… I’ve always written from being very young and for many years as an adult, I tried to get published. I sent my work out to literary agents but never made it off the slush pile. At the age of 40 I went back to university to study for a degree in English & Creative Writing. I enjoyed it so much […]

Friday In Focus with Jill Steeples

Posted 19 August 2016
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Friday In Focus with Jill Steeples

Tell us a little about you I live with my husband, children and a high maintenance English Pointer called Amber in a lovely house, surrounded by Monkey Puzzle trees, in the Bedfordshire countryside. After attending a local creative writing class, I started writing short stories and my work has appeared in women’s magazines around the world as well as in many charity anthologies. Now, I’m never never happier than when writing warm-hearted romantic comedy novels set in the English countryside with dreamy heroes, a gorgeous dog or two, and Happy […]

Friday In Focus with Sophie Pembroke

Posted 12 August 2016
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Friday In Focus with Sophie Pembroke

Tell us a little about you I’m Sophie Pembroke, and I’m a full time author, writing mostly romance and women’s fiction. I was born in the United Arab Emirates, grew up in Wales, and now I live in a little Hertfordshire market town in the south of England with my husband, seven year old daughter and one year old son. Tell us about your new book My latest release is The Last Days of Summer, which is a sort of grown up coming of age story set in the timeless […]