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Talking Books with 'Fresh Heir' Michael Reilly

By boomergirl, published on Sep 6, 2011

We're talking today to Michael Reilly, author of the literary fiction novel, Fresh Heir. Michael is also the founder and chief executive officer of FitDivs Inc., a company that promotes and rewards healthy living. We interviewed him to find out more about his exciting new book!

Q: It's wonderful to have you here, Michael. Why don't you start by telling us a little about your background and how you started writing?

Michael: Thank you for having me. I really appreciate it. I am 44 years old and live in Charlottesville, Virginia, with my wife, Lara, and four children. As a history... (more)

Tags: book promotions, author interview, literary fiction, michael reilly, fresh heir

Interview with 'Stories From a Lifetime' Hugh Aaron

By boomergirl, published on Jul 20, 2011

Today's guest author is Hugh Aaron, author of the wonderful new book, Stories From a Lifetime. Hugh is a native of Worcester, Massachusetts, and received a Liberal Arts degree in the Humanities at The University of Chicago. For three years as a Seabee, he served in the South Pacific during WWII. He was CEO of his own plastics manufacturing business for 20 years before selling it to write full time. Several of his short stories have been published in the national magazines and 18 of his essays on business management have appeared in The Wall Street Journal. He is also the author... (more)

Tags: author interviews, short story collections, hugh aaron, stories from a lifetime

Talking Books with Ghost Hunter & Author Susan Kronick

By boomergirl, published on May 25, 2011

Susan Kronick’s background is the perfect backdrop leading up to her latest paranormal novel, Sarah, They’re Coming for You. She has a Master of Science in Psychology from Nova Southeastern University and a Ph.D. in Paranormal Studies/Psychology from Union Institute and Graduate School, as well as being an adjunct psychology professor at Barry University and Palm Beach State College. A psychic and a medium, she has the gift of seeing the dead since she was a child. She also has taught parapsychology classes through the Palm Beach County School Board, as well as at Palm Beach State College.... (more)

Tags: susan kronick, sarah they're coming for you, ghost hunter, paranormal novel

Historical fiction author M.M. Bennetts talks about new book

By boomergirl, published on Dec 14, 2010

On a summer night in 1812, a boy sets fire to a house in Paris before escaping over the rooftops. Carrying vital intelligence about Napoleon’s Russian campaign, he heads for England. But landing in Kent, he is beaten almost to death. The Foreign Secretary, Lord Castlereagh, is desperate for the boy’s information. He is even more desperate, however, to track down the boy’s assailant – a sadistic French agent who knows far too much about Castlereagh’s intelligence network. Captain George Shuster is a veteran of the Peninsula, an aide-de-camp to Wellington, now recalled from the continent and... (more)

Tags: historical fiction novel, historical fiction author, historical fiction, m.m. bennetts, diiarts, of honest fame

The Staff of Rahgorra: Interview with Science Fiction Author Mark Oetjens

By boomergirl, published on Nov 21, 2010

Another time, another galaxy. The mysterious crime lord Thrull has aspirations beyond controlling the underworld in a single corner of the galaxy. Thrull wants to bring the galaxy under one rule and build a legitimate Galactic Empire. For years he has been training an army of his followers and building his own private Armada. But he knows he must also find the Staff of Rahgorra, a weapon of mythic power. To keep Thrull from finding the Staff the Galactic Security Bureau, peacekeepers of the galaxy, has pressed back into service a banished agent. Chameleon Del Rey was expelled from the GSB... (more)

Tags: science fiction, science fiction author, science fiction book, the staff of rahgorra, mark oetjens

Interview with science fiction author Valmore Daniels

By boomergirl, published on Nov 18, 2010

In true nomadic spirit, Valmore Daniels has lived on the coasts of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Oceans, and dozens of points in between.

An insatiable thirst for new experiences has led him to work in several fields, including legal research, elderly care, oil & gas administration, web design, government service, human resources, and retail business management.

His enthusiasm for travel is only surpassed by his passion for telling tall tales.

Valmore’s latest book is Forbidden the Stars, a sci-fi novel set at the end of the 21st century.

Visit his website... (more)

Tags: science fiction, sci-fi, valmore daniels, forbidden the stars, science fiction author, science fiction novel

Blue Bells of Scotland: An Interview with Historical Fiction Author Laura Vosika

By boomergirl, published on Oct 28, 2010

Shawn Kleiner has it all: money, fame, a skyrocketing career as an international musical phenomenon, his beautiful girlfriend Amy, and all the women he wants—until the night Amy has enough and leaves him stranded in a Scottish castle tower.

He wakes up to find himself mistaken for Niall Campbell, medieval Highland warrior. Soon after, he is sent shimmying down a wind-torn castle wall into a dangerous cross country trek with Niall’s tempting, but knife-wielding fiancee. They are pursued by English soldiers and a Scottish traitor who want Niall dead.

Thrown forward in time,... (more)

Tags: historical fiction author, historical fiction, blue bells of scotland, laura vosika

Wig Begone: Interview with Robert Seymour

By boomergirl, published on Oct 28, 2010

Robert Seymour, (under the pseudonym of Charles Courtley) is a retired judge who lives on the English coast with his wife, Jane, of 38 years, and a small dog called Phoebe.

He is the author of Wig Begone, a tale of a young barrister’s triumphs and tragedies. As well as adapting his novel into a screenplay and writing a sequel, he contributes to legal newsletters and blogs.

Find him online at http://courtleyprocedures.wordpress.com.

Q: Thank you for this interview, Robert. Can you tell us what your latest book, Wig Begone, is all about?

It’s the story of the triumphs... (more)

Tags: fiction, books, authors, wig begone, robert seymour, charles courtley

Interview with Christopher Stookey, author of Terminal Care

By boomergirl, published on Oct 21, 2010

Phil Pescoe, the 37-year-old emergency physician at Deaconess Hospital in San Francisco, becomes alarmed by a dramatic increase in the number of deaths on the East Annex (the Alzheimer’s Ward). The deaths coincide with the initiation of a new drug study on the annex where a team of neurologists have been administering “NAF”—an experimental and highly promising treatment for Alzheimer’s disease—to half of the patients on the ward.

Mysteriously, the hospital pushes forward with the study even though six patients have died since the start of the trial. Pescoe teams up with Clara Wong—a... (more)

Tags: terminal care, medical malpractices, medical practices, christopher stookey

Interview with Dean DeLuke, author of SHEDROW

By boomergirl, published on Oct 17, 2010

Dr. Dean DeLuke is a graduate of St. Michael’s College, Columbia University (DMD) and Union Graduate College (MBA). He completed residency training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and also participated in a fellowship in maxillofacial surgery at the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead, England.

He currently divides his time between the practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery and a variety of business consulting activities with Millennium Business Communications, LLC, a boutique marketing, communications and business consulting firm. An active volunteer, he has served on... (more)

Tags: author interview, shedrow, dean deluke, medical thriller

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