Interview with Charity Lovelace

Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
The first story I ever read, well, the first chapter book, was We Can't All Be Rattlesnakes.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
I would have to say The Last Dog On Earth, The Last Leopard, Into The Woods, The Last Apprentice, and The Giver, because they are all really great books.
What do you read for pleasure?
I mostly read really thick books for pleasure.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Kindle or Nook
Describe your desk
Cluttered. Very cluttered and messy.
When did you first start writing?
When I was in 1st grade.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Getting into it.
What are you working on next?
The Black Grave's Warning. It'll be a really great book.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Looking them up and getting them from friends.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. 1st grade. It was called Peacegirl and Bubblegum Girl.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
School. I still take school.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in London, and I absolutely love the British writers, so I wanted to become one.
What's the story behind your latest book?
The main character, Abbey, in The Black Grave's Warning, is dared to stay in the graveyard for the night, where she finds an amulet shaped like a raven, not knowing she has upset the Black Grave.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
My passion.
Published 2014-11-21.
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