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Interview with Children's Picture Book Author Diana Rumjahn

By boomergirl, published on Oct 18, 2009

 After Charlie the frog accidentally breaks his mother’s vase, he runs away from home. Charlie and his new best friends Leo and Joe, live in a little orange tent outside Mrs. Cupcake’s bakery. A homesick Charlie, Leo and Joe, journey far away to find Charlie’s mother.  This is the premise of Diana Rumjahn’s delightful children’s picture book, Charlie and Mama Kyna.

 

We had the opportunity to interview Ms. Rumjahn to find out more about her book and her publishing journey.

 

Thank... (more)

Tags: diana rumjahn, charlie and mama kyna, children's picture book, children's picture book author, book publicity, pump up your book, pump up your book promotion, virtual book tour, virtual blog tour, book tour, online book publicity

Literarily Speaking With Romance Author Dianne Castell

By boomergirl, published on Sep 28, 2009

USA Today best selling author Dianne Castell writes for Kensington BRAVA. She also writes a monthly editor interview column for Romance Writers Report. Her books have won Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award, been on the cover of Romantic Times Magazine and included in Rhapsody Book Club, Doubleday Book Club and have made the Waldenbooks Bestseller list. The second book in her Savannah Sizzles series for the BRAVA line, Hot and Irresistible, hits the shelves Nov‘09. Hot Summer Nights is out May ’10. Dianne lives in Cincinnati with her two cats and will do just... (more)

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Airline Pilot Waits 20 Years To Have Book Published

By boomergirl, published on Sep 24, 2009

We’ve all played the waiting game – that inevitable time period between putting that first word on our eagerly awaited book-to-be to the time it finally becomes published.

J.R. Hauptman, author of The Target: Love, Death and Airline Deregulation, waited twenty years for his book to be published. He began the book about five years after he lost his job as an airline pilot during the turmoil of the early years of airline deregulation when a corporate raider took control of the airline, drove the company into bankruptcy and used that as a pretext to tear up their labor... (more)

Tags: stock market

The Target: Interview With Murder Mystery Author J.R. Hauptman

By boomergirl, published on Sep 4, 2009

J.R. Hauptman has been a professional pilot for nearly a half century. Barely twenty years old, he began as a military pilot and for almost two years he flew combat support missions in the Viet Nam War. Upon leaving military service he was hired by a major airline and was initially based on the West Coast. His flying career was interrupted by the turmoil that racked the airline industry during the early days of deregulation. In the interim, he worked as a travel agent, a stockbroker and even trained dogs and horses. In the late nineteen-eighties, he returned to aviation, flying jet... (more)

Tags: stock market

Literally Speaking With Authors Of Football Is For Lovers

By boomergirl, published on Sep 1, 2009

Football is for lovers? Football reminds me of cool, crisp nights sitting on the bleachers and necking with your favorite boy toy, right? But what happens when you get married and all your boy toy wants to do now is neck with his favorite team and a can of brew or two? Ack!

Now there’s help. Football is for Lovers is the latest humorous book by the writing team, Robert Brooker and Kathleen O’Dougherty.

We interviewed them to find out more about their book and why we need it so.

Thank you for this interview, Robert and Kathleen.... (more)

Tags: football, nfl, sex, fashion

Literarily Speaking With Poet Balthazar Nzomono-balenda

By boomergirl, published on Aug 21, 2009

Balthazar Rodrigue Nzomono-Balenda is not only an author and a poet, but also a student, multimedia designer and translator. His previous books include The Depth of My Soul and The Struggle for Power and the Fight for Survival. Balthazar became interested in poetry by accident in 2003 when he wasn’t satisfied with the way things were going in his early studies and in the Danish society. We interviewed Balthazar to find out more about his interest in poetry and his newest book, Freedom of Press: The Sitting Duck.

Thank you for this interview, Balthazar. Can... (more)

Tags: religion, education

Literarily Speaking With Christian Fiction Author Jimmy Root

By boomergirl, published on Jul 28, 2009

Jimmy Root Jr., has served as an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God since 1982, including service in Nebraska, Missouri, and a seven year term as a missionary in Colombia, South America. Jimmy is the lead Pastor of Family Worship Center of Smithville, a growing suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. Married to his wife Jean for twenty-nine years, the Roots have three grown children.

His writings, both in book form as well as his blog, are purposed to be a wake-up call to a sleepy American church that seems to be losing a truly Christian World View. Distant... (more)

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Literarily Speaking With Personal Growth Author Jill Jepson

By boomergirl, published on Jul 13, 2009

Jill Jepson is a traveler, professor, and transformational life coach, and the author of three books and holds a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of Chicago as well as degrees in writing, psychology, social science, and Asian studies. Using her extensive travels to places as diverse as Guatemala, Syria, Siberia, and Afghanistan, her writing explores spiritual traditions, history, culture, personal growth, and the writing process. Through her business, Writing the Whirlwind, she offers coaching and online workshops for writers, activists, and others. You can visit... (more)

Tags: islam, christianity

On The Air With Radio Talk Show Diva Kim Smith

By boomergirl, published on Jul 4, 2009

Talk show diva Kim Smith wears many hats. Not only is she the hostess of the high demand radio talk show for authors, Introducing WRITERS! Radio Show, but she is also the author of the zany Shannon Wallace mystery series and the new romance novel, A Will to Love, all available from Red Rose Publishing.

How does she do it all? We’re about to find out!

We interviewed Kim to find out more about her wonderful career as talk show hostess, author, and all around diva who loves to help authors promote their books.

Thank you for this interview,... (more)

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Literarily Speaking With Bestselling Author Wendy Wax

By boomergirl, published on May 28, 2009

“The names have been changed to protect the innocent,” jokes novelist Wendy Wax about her new book The Accidental Bestseller. “It’s not a roman a clef, but I admit that parts of it are somewhat autobiographical. A few people may think they recognize themselves, but the real life experiences at its core are actually compilations of my own and other authors’ agonies, ecstasies and observations.” The novel centers on a writer who, with her editor gone and her sales in a slump, discovers how merciless the business of book publishing can be.... (more)

Tags: new york, journalism, atlanta, environment

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