Interview with A. B. Leake

What do you read for pleasure?
I read a variety of genres and authors for pleasure. I generally read romance, either contemporary, new adult or historical. My second favorite genre is and suspense.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
My iPad. I love my iPad because I have a Kindle app, a Nook app, and itunes books all on it.
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I am not sure yet. I am just starting this journey.
Describe your desk
My desk is my huge kitchen island. As the kitchen is the center of all activity in my home, I can work there and yet stay on top of what everyone else needs.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a small town in Mississippi. I would say it has influenced the setting of my stories because I understand life in a small Southern town.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Becoming an author has always been a dream of mine, and a couple of years ago, I decided it was time to try and make that dream a reality.
What are you working on next?
I am currently working on the follow-up book to Tears at Midnight, which is currently titled Tears at Dawn. This is Connor and Annabelle's story, the brother and sister of the lead characters in Tears at Midnight.
Who are your favorite authors?
I have a lot of favorite authors. Marie Force, Abbi Glines, Bella Andre, Jillian Dodd. Melissa Foster and Stephanie Laurens would always make my list.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I am generally reading.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I generally look up an author or a book I really enjoyed and then search the books that come up as recommendations, or I checkout my recommendations at Goodreads.com
Published 2014-06-23.
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Books by This Author

Tears at Midnight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Libby is tired of living her life on the sidelines. Toby wants his life back on track. Together they find what they both want, but they had no idea that someone was watching and waiting to get their revenge. Will they find the strength to fight for what they have together and Libby’s happiness?