Interview with Linda Kage

Published 2019-05-22.
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
I remember the first adult romance story I ever read. I was sixteen and listening to my older sisters talk about the author, Sandra Brown. So I tried LONG TIME COMING to fit in with my sisters, and oh my goodness. That was it for me. I was a total romance junkie from that point on!
How do you approach cover design?
I used to scan through websites of cover designers I loved. I'd look in the details sections of stories where I loved the cover so I could find out who made them. I was always on the look out for my favorite designer. But these days, I've taught myself how to make covers, and now you can usually find me scanning stock image sites or font sites!!
What do you read for pleasure?
Yes! I can't read for any other reason.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
I either read on my iPhone or ipad. I've gotten so used to my e-reading that if I try a physical book these days, I always find myself trying to tap words to find their meaning or flip pages like I would on an e-reader.
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Mark of Love
Series: The Love Mark Series. Pre-release—available October 27, 2020. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Enemy lines are crossed when Indigo discovers his one true love is not at all who he was expecting.
Trust in Love
Series: The Love Mark Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,720. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Nicolette thinks she's running away with her one true love; he thinks he's kidnapping her to his kingdom by the sea. Which one is right?
The Complete Forbidden Men Series
Series: Forbidden Men. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,284,550. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
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B & E Ever After
Series: Fairy Tale Quartet. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Gabriella Salazar finds temptation and desperation to be too great and breaks into a pretentious, rich woman’s condo, only to discover she’s not the only one with a B & E fetish. The twist is that the mysterious, handsome Hansel to her Gretel who has also stolen into the same apartment is anything but brotherly. But breaking and entering never ends with a happily ever after. Right?
The Revenge Plan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 154,880. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
I've just been given the opportunity of a lifetime to pay my ex back with the perfect revenge, the question is...will I take it?
The Price of Mason
Series: Forbidden Men, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,960. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
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Kissing the Boss
Series: Fairy Tale Quartet. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
After the death of her father, Kaitlynn's life has been stuck in a rut. But that begins to change after meeting a dashing stranger during the office Halloween party. Now she has to navigate vengeful stepmothers, meddling stepsiblings, and gorgeous guys in hot pursuit to reach her happily ever after.
Monster Among the Roses
Series: Fairy Tale Quartet. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Fairy tales
This Beauty and the Beast story holds true to the core of the fable while shaking off the element of fantasy and dragging it into present-day reality. Shaw and Isobel are ready to let you climb into their four-wheel-drive pickup and take a ride with them into their version of happily ever after, but only if you first dare to gaze upon the monster among the roses.
Consolation Prize
Series: Forbidden Men, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,880. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
I had goals! College to graduate in one semester, a future I was working hard to reach, and an image of myself I wanted the world to see. My life was stacked into these precisely placed blocks. But then Colton Gamble came along and knocked them all askew. But despite how wrong he is for me, maybe he's just what I need.
Priceless
Series: Forbidden Men, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,980. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Brandt and Sarah have been best friends since they were thirteen. They love each other, but a truckload of issues have kept them from taking things to the next level, her cerebral palsy not being one of them. Then, one day, someone asks Sarah out, starting up a whole string of heartbreak. But once the dust and pain clears the air, will they even remain friends?
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