Interview with Jonah Kika, Sr

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
My vision
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Most times I am always online scrawling the web for information.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I search and find them using search engines
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Absolutely
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
About the richest man in Babylon. How he save 1% of every income he made.
How do you approach cover design?
Cover design is the first thing that tell the reader how interesting the book is. Therefore, for me, I check it first and them decides to go for the content of it. I do design cover page.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
'How to Get Rich' by Donald Trump. It teaches everything inspiring about entrepreneurship which I love.
What do you read for pleasure?
Romance novel
What is your e-reading device of choice?
My mobile phone
Describe your desk
My desk is filled with books and my laptop
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grow up in my home town Eteo- Eleme in Nigeria. But, I went to university where I studied Chemical/Petrochemical Engineering. At school, I love going to the library to study. The life in library influence me alot.
When did you first start writing?
Sometime in my second year at school
What's the story behind your latest book?
The book is purely a journal for chemical engineers, petrochemical engineers and chemical/petrochemical engineers. The book is about design of storage tank for chemical,petrochemical industries.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
I have a vision. And my vision is one core factor of motivation.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords is a great company, with great opportunities for authors and publishers who want there books to reach the audience fast.
Published 2015-07-02.
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Books by This Author

Design Of A Floating Roof Tank For Storing Crude Oil Or Petrochemicals
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Petroleum
Storage tanks have been widely used in many industries such as the chemical, petroleum and petrochemical industries in storing varieties of products. The different types of tanks include cone roof tanks, floating roof tanks, spherical tanks etc.