Kayla here. Now, later this week I will be posting the review of a book that I am currently reading called Killing Pythagoras. A fabulous novel by the author Marcos Chicot. This book is full of murder and intrigue and right now is just knocking my socks off. But I'll save the rest for the review.
To kind of give a tiny sneak preview of the book and its contents, Mr. Chicot has kindly allowed us to post the story behind the novel. The story of how this book came to be.
So, without further ado. Here it is...Marcos, take it away.
To tell the lengthy story behind the publication of Killing Pythagoras, I must begin by mentioning my daughter Lucía's influence in my life as a writer.
Before she came into the world, I had spent twelve years writing on the side, fitting it in around my work as an economist and a clinical psychologist. However, on August 21, 2009, my life changed.
At nine o’clock that night, after seventeen hours of labor, Lucía, our first child, was born. One minute lat…
Hey everyone! I'm so happy to have a very special guest on my blog today! Miss Michele Richard the author 'Mocked by Faith' has decided to join our fun today. We'll get to know more about her and her awesome book! So, let's start and see what Miss Michele Richard has to say to us...
Good Morning Readers!
Thank you for letting me stop by
today to say hello. A lot people think I am a spiritual
writer. No, I’m a romance writer. I write everything romance not staying with
any one sub-genre. My first book Mocked by Destiny falls under Young Adult.
Mocked by Faith has been compared to a Dystopian and it’s not. A Dystopian is an alternative world.
A world where The Hindenburg never went down, Americans lost the War of
Independence, or Hitler was not defeated and mankind took a different path from
what we know. In Mocked by Faith only the people within the faith live
differently. They prefer the days of old. They reject the outside influences
that could corrupt their childr…
Hi sweets! Welcome to Shades of the Future by Suzanne Lilly Blog tour stop here on Journey with Books! Today, we'll all get a glimpse of Shades of the Future. Ms. Suzanne Lilly is also going to discuss her thoughts about the Worries of a First Time Author. Plus there's a giveaway! I know all of you would love to get a chance to win this! Suzanne will be awarding pair of designer sunglasses to a randomly drawn commenter during the tour.(US/Canada only)Scroll down for more details and to just join in our lovely discussion! Author Guest Post: First of all, I’d like to say thank you for hosting me on your blog on August 20. I appreciate the opportunity.
Worries of a First Time Author Writing a book is simple, right? You learn about writing fiction, you apply the concepts of characterization, plot, subplot, tension, and resolution, and develop it into a novel. Of course it takes practice to perfect, and time to write, but is it really that hard?