Kathleen Barber

Kathleen Barber

Kathleen’s novel grew out of her fascination with the true-crime podcast Serial which she juxtaposed with a NaNoWiMo storyline involving characters she’d been writing about since high school. The result was a hugely successful debut which sold at auction, went...
Judy Kundert

Judy Kundert

Judy Kundert, a recipient of the Marquis Who’s Who Excellence in Authorship award, loves storytelling, from folk and fairy tales to classics for elementary school children. She authors award-winning middle-grade novels designed to inspire and intrigue children. After...
Leslie Rollins

Leslie Rollins

Click below to listen to our podcast interview with Leslie Rollins (Good-Time Girl, self-published). Leslie’s definitely a pantser (“I let my character do the driving”) and had an epiphany a year ago – chasing agents and publishers wasn’t working for her. Wanting to...
Crow Lake

Crow Lake

Sometimes I run across a fabulous book by the merest of coincidences. As an avid reader of the NYTimes Book Review (yes, even way out here in the hinterlands of Wisconsin we get Sunday delivery), I love their By The Book feature where well-known authors answer a...
Up From the Blue

Up From the Blue

Set in 1970 America, with its backdrop of rising feminism, school busing, and military families. Tillie, an 8-year old girl must deal with the slow disintegration of her family as her free-spirited and eccentric mother slowly sinks into mental illness. When her father...