Posts Tagged ‘LDS book’

Shantal Hiatt Sessions and LDS author’s Interview

Friday, November 8th, 2013

What is your typical day like?

My youngest son is still in school, so we’re up early trying to get him out the door. I try to get my exercise in the morning, like a good girl, and then schedule what needs to be done for my family. I’m not a full-time writer—yet—although I’d like to be. After that, I feel like I can sit down and write. Although, some days, I get so wrapped up in my story, I barely acknowledge anyone around me, which I know they find extremely annoyingJ

Been there done that. 🙂 Do you write with music or not?

I love music, but I also love to sing, and I’ve found that I can’t sing and write at the same time. Somehow, that combination of multi-tasking doesn’t work well for me. Usually, I don’t write with music unless it helps me with a scene I’m working on. Epic battle scenes require some serious Lindsey Stirling playing in the background. Sometimes, music lyrics help me channel the romantic aspect in a book better.

I have found that too. What is the title of your book? (more…)

***** for The Phantom Fair by Lael Littke

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

This book is well written and a fast read. It contains lots of excitement, fun, and great ideas for a spook-alley. Furthermore, it teaches a lot about friendship and serving to others. It is a clean and wholesome book that should be in every young woman’s home.

Bonnie just turned 12 and thus she is promoted to a different Sunday school class. She has been dreading this change for a while and wishes she could stay in primary. (more…)

interview for Rachel Ann Nunes an LDS author

Saturday, May 11th, 2013
Q: How many novels have you written?
A: I’ve published thirty-nine books, including two picture books, with at least two more novels coming out this year. I have a friend who jokes that I have almost as many children, but I only have seven, three boys and four girls, including an 18-month-old daughter. LOLQ: How long have you been writing? (more…)

Joan Sowards and author’s interview.

Monday, November 29th, 2010

A book titled The Star Prophecy by Joan Sowards, is making its debut in LDS bookstores and on This week we will visit with Joan.

Q: Joan, how long have you been writing?

I have been writing novels for over fifteen years.

Q: How did you break into publishing?

I admit it was luck. I was in the right place at the right time. An editor suggested I send Walnut Springs Press my novel The Star Prophecy–so (more…)