Interview with Somer Crestwood

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
It allows me to escape into another world, sculpting and developing my characters. The possibilities of what could happen are endless!
What are you working on next?
I am thinking about something nonfiction related to my work with abused and traumatized adults and children, but I would also love to write something supernatural.
Who are your favorite authors?
Dean Koontz, Lisa Kleypas, Charlaine Harris
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
Some of the many projects I have going on!
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Swimming, running, movies, working with my clients, spending time with my husband, son and two fur babies.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Reading reviews of other readers!
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Charlotte's Web. It started my life-long love affair of reading!
How do you approach cover design?
The cover has to be symbolic of my story.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
1776, Pride and Prejudice, Phantoms, Sookie Stackhouse novels, Whitney, My Love. They all involve ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
What do you read for pleasure?
Romance (paranormal and contemporary), early American history, or anything fiction or nonfiction that is mysterious and intriguing.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
iPad
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Social media
Describe your desk
Country French white, but I actually work on couches, beds, front porch chairs... anywhere comfy I can put my feet up.
Published 2014-08-18.
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Books by This Author

Hero Worship
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Since the age of twelve, when her firefighter father was killed in the line of duty, Jessica has relied on her best friend Scott to help her through the tough times. Now adults, their relationship ignites as Jess struggles with her internal image of the ideal man. Scott doesn't fit the bill, so why can't she stop thinking about him and the way he makes her feel?
Struck By Josh Groban
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Badly shaken when she is struck by the sedan that transports the kind and romantic superstar, Josh Groban, Beth Downing embarks on a new and uncertain path in life. After listening to Josh’s music and befriending the man himself, Beth begins to question all that she has held true in her life and in her relationships.