Interview with Igbojionu Chika Erick

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, That was "Never Give Up"
It happens to a story that tells you about the average Chinese High School students. It capture the difficult and challenges Chines student face as they try to learn Endlish language as a second language.
It stars with the "I'm shy and my English is bad" syndrome.
Never Give up" also tells you in a comic way a practical classroom experience.
I always try to keep my readers in suspense and laughing as I keep things in a comic mood..
What is your writing process?
I try to keep it short, sharp and simple.
My books are always funny and educative.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
It makes me happy and smile because every page is filled with humor.
How do you approach cover design?
I try to link it with the story.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1. Never Give up
2. Coming to China
3. Welcome to Nigeria.
3. The Great Riddle of Samsom.
5. Make New Friends.

They are motivational and yet educative and entertaining.
What do you read for pleasure?
James Hadly Chase and Sydney Sheldon
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up Nigeria. Although I traveled out to China where I taught English. That experience actually exposed me to writing. Basically, I started my writing there.
When did you first start writing?
Professionally, I started writing books around the end of 2007.
What's the story behind your latest book?
Coming to China tells about the life and experience of black migrants that left home for greener pasture. Also it exposes you to the life of an average Chinese as they go about there daily duties. The book is bound to make you laugh until you forget your boredom.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Indie shows great promises.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
A great deal. It has brought me closer to you and millions of book lovers.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Having your work publish and to see the smiles and joy it bring to your teeming readers.
What do your fans mean to you?
A lot. Without you, there is no Igbojionu Chika Erick. Tha's why I always put in my best in my writings.
What are you working on next?
Watch out for:
1. Never Give Up
2. Coming to China
3. Pain of fatherhood.
4. Making New Friends.
Published 2014-09-04.
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Books by This Author

Never Give Up
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Educational
Join million of students like you, who has read and found this book useful. I bet you will love it, and wish you were in the “crazy English class 104” Never give p, reading this book, until you master it. I implore you to make it your daily companion.
Coming To China
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Coming to China is a comic and entertaining book that tells you so much about the funny life of an average black migrant to China. It also exposes you to the challenges they face daily as they try to seek a living. As usual, the author is at his best to make your day with scenes that will rock away your boredom and hectic day.Chinese are funny and this book captures and serves it hot and spicy.