Interview with Josh Sadoff

How did you write this book?
I am a big fan of the minecraft hungers minigames on Hive and hypixel. It started as a english project where we had to free write whatever we wanted. I started writing this story whenever I had the chance and it turned into this. I remember seeing books published by smashwords on the ---- store and wanted to publish my own after many, many edits my final result is this book
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in eagan minnesota
When did you first start writing?
at the age of 13
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I loved to read and though I could be just as good as my favorite authors
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
I can now write whatever I want and have it published.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
I can have people like the same things as me
What do your fans mean to you?
they are my life
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Playing minecraft, reading books
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Looking up my intrests on my ebook store,
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes is was stinkybob, about an alien who invented the microwave! It was really dumb, but to give me some slack I was only 2nd grade.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1. The giver - with a flurry of dystopian books that have plagued usnrecently. The onlyone in my opinion tat did justice to the name dystopian was the giver.
2. Hitchikers guide to the galaxy- this hilarious book was to books what doctor who was to tv. It had perfectly combined sci fi with humor. To be fair, its author douglas adams before writing H2G2 wrlte doctor who
What do you read for pleasure?
Sci fi, humoroous books
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Nook hd, which I'm writing this servey on.
What's the story behind your latest book?
PyrocreeperJNS, in the last book was kidnaped, has to find a way to defeat the ledgendary herobrine. He uncovers a hidden secret that will change minecraft forever.
What are you working on next?
Part three in the minecraft adventure series, though I'm taking a break from writing. I may decide to charge money for it but I'm not even spoiling anytjing on what it may be about. But one things for sure, it will be EPIC
How do you approach cover design?
I find a cool open source picture and edit it in pixlr. At first my process was slow, because of the lack of free photos on the internet. But once I found Pixlr it made the process alot easier. For aspiring authors use it!
Who are your favorite authors?
Douglas Adams, Author of the Dirk Gently Series and The Famous Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.
PG Wodehouse, English Comedic author, guy who made Jeeves. Very funny, classic humor inspired many comedians.
Will there be a new book?
For those who follow the comments section on barnes and noble have learned that I have taken a break from writing books for smashwords, I have changed heart and I am in the process of writing the third book. Minecraft: The Army of Darkness, it will be the final book in the series and will deal with the final battle between Herobrine and PyroCreeperJNS. For a change this book will be at least 30 pages long so expect a long time before a release if you have suggestions on what I should do next, pricing or really ANYTHING ELSE go on reddit, for I will be doing an AMA on sunday November 2nd at 4:00 pm Central on Reddit.com
Published 2014-10-28.
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Books by This Author

Donald's Cyber Problem
You set the price! Words: 4,420. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Donald Trump has had a hard year. The press is all over him, Russia keeps sending threatening emails about releasing his taxes and now the countries internet is down! Luckily for america the orange in chief has a plan. This thrilling gut busting political satire will leave you checking out your internet and making sure its on.
Secret of the Mine: A Minecraft Adventure Book
Series: Minecraft adventure. You set the price! Words: 3,360. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
After being knocked out and kidnapped by Herobrine, PyroCreeperJNS must find a way to defeat Herobrine. A war is waged. People are killed. Will PyroCreeper and his friends be able to defeat the legendary Herobrine and save minecraft once and for all? find out in Minecraft:secret of the mines... Part 2 of the Minecraft adventure series.
The PvP Incident: a minecraft adventure book
Series: Minecraft adventure. You set the price! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Horror » Occult
the story is about a friend of the protagonist getting a bet that they cannot win the hunger games. He gets the protagonist to Join and after some strange events is sucked in the game. The book will appeal to many teens and yong adults ages 8-24. 11/2 reddit.com I will host a IAMA on my two books see you there!