Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
The first book I remember reading was Famous Five. I used to hate reading, and then my dad got me the book. It looked kinda boring but once I started the first page, I was hooked! It started my career as a professional bookworm! :)
How do you approach cover design?
I get an idea for a book and write the first draft. After I've gotten the feel for it, I look for pictures that I think would represent my idea or my draft. Then I edit. :)
What are your five favorite books, and why?
I mostly love j
What do you read for pleasure?
Anything basically! If it's well written and interesting, I'll read it.
What is your e-reading device of choice?
I usually use my phone, but I'd love a Kindle.
Describe your desk
My desk is usually neat when I sit down,but incredibly messy in five minutes. I'll usually get called on by then, so I have to leave the mess as it is. But it's comforting and familiar, like a good book.
What's the story behind your latest book?
I actually have a lot of ideas right now, but the ones I'm excited about are a dragon story and a spy story.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The fact that I can create an entire world from my imagination.
What do your fans mean to you?
They mean the world to me. They must be incredible because they think my books are worth their attention.
Who are your favorite authors?
I love Jodi Picoult, and John Greene. Christopher Pike's 'The Last Vampire' is amazing, too.
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
The fear of my mom, and my ideas.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
Singing, reading, and spending an unhealthy amount of time on the internet. And blogging.
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
I usually look at a genre, and then at the covers. If the cover intrigues me, then I read the description. If I like it, then I get it.
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