Kimmery Martin

Author photo: Kimmery Martin

This podcast episode features Kimmery Martin (The Queen of Hearts, Berkley/Penguin, 2018).

A practicing cardiologist when she wrote this first novel, Kimmery went through 100 rejections before landing a top agent and then once her book sold, was asked to completely change the last third of her book by her editor.

She has interesting anecdotes to share on book cover design, the value of social media, and the importance of sincere engagement with readers.

Her second novel, The Antidote for Everything, published February 18, 2020.

Book cover: The queen of hearts by Kimmery Martin