Interview with Sebastian Hilton

When did you first start writing?
I can't remember the age but it was when I was a young boy. My mother was an artist so it was sort of in the creative gene pool
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Social Media (Now with over 1.5 billion people using social media, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, Linkedin, Emails, etc) it is the most important part of promotion to reach as many of them as possible. Also promoting through various sites like this one
Describe your desk
Simple with my laptop, phone, lamp, above it is my calendar, and a skeleton doll i won at a fair lol
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Florence, South Carolina. The true country. Because of my dream to live in the city, I have always written about things that I wanted to do or see in real life. Including the ​magic of course.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Kyra a young timid girl that, like me, have always wanted more out of life. Little would she know that she is destined to lead a army of demons on Earth. Of course that is one of her destinies.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
More creatism and the lack of approval from the big guys.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
To early to tell, but with all that Smashwords is promising. I can't wait to see what happens next
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Being able to say I written a novel and being able to create worlds and fill it with characters
What do your fans mean to you?
They mean the world to me. To know that people like my work, my words, that like me they want to expereince something more than just what the world offers
What are you working on next?
Part 2 of my first book
Who are your favorite authors?
J.K Rowling, James Patterson. Both wrote these beautiful characters and placed them in big evolving worlds
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Possibilities
Published 2015-05-28.
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Books by This Author

Spell Reign
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Kyra, a young timid girl. Who one day discovers she is a part of an eternal war. With the loss of her past and the even greater loss of her parents. She struggles to find a balance between the world she will soon fight for. Rather rule it and bring Hell on Earth or to save it from the forces that tempt her.