Author Archive: MM Finck

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The Creativity Trinity – Truth|Empathy|Hope

The Creativity Trinity – Truth|Empathy|Hope

The most beneficial thing for me about living in an all-women’s residence hall in college was the sharing: I’ve never done that either! / Yeah, I did that too. Facepalm. / That happened to me too! I’d thought I was the only one. I’ve witnessed the same experiences at writers’ conferences and retreats and in […]

January 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Literary Agent Sandra O’Donnell, Co-founder of RO Literary

Q&A with Literary Agent Sandra O’Donnell, Co-founder of RO Literary

In their own words – RO Literary is a boutique agency founded by Laura Rothschild and Sandra O’ Donnell. It specializes in adult literary and commercial fiction, and a wide range of non-fiction including memoir, biography, history and narrative. We believe that collaboration turns good books into great published work. We have a passion for […]

January 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Kate Moretti

Q&A with Kate Moretti

Kate Moretti is the New York Times bestselling author of suspenseful fiction about ‘crap marriages and murder’ which she is quick is say is not autobiographical. Ha. J THE VANISHING YEAR (Atria 2016) follows THOUGHT I KNEW YOU (2012), BINDS THAT TIE (2014), and WHILE YOU WERE GONE (2016).  Upcoming in 2017 will be THE […]

January 14, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Q&A with Danielle Marshall, Editorial Director of LAKE UNION Publishing, an imprint of Amazon Publishing

Q&A with Danielle Marshall, Editorial Director of LAKE UNION Publishing, an imprint of Amazon Publishing

  Danielle Marshall is the Editorial Director of Amazon Publishing’s Book Club Fiction imprint, Lake Union Publishing. Some of her recent acquisitions include the #1 Kindle best sellers Wreckage and When I’m Gone by Emily Bleeker, Trail Of Broken Wings by Sejal Badani, and Miramont’s Ghost by Elizabeth Hall. Danielle has also acquired the books of several WWWB […]

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Q&A with Tiffany McDaniel

Q&A with Tiffany McDaniel

Tiffany McDaniel writes with a wholly original beauty that is rarely seen. Arresting. Disquieting. Luminous. This is a sample of reviews from readers. There are a thousand more like them. “I think something deep in my soul has shifted after reading this book. My gut is still churning after turning the final page 2 days […]

December 22, 2016 | By | 3 Replies More
Q And A with PFD Literary Agency Agents

Q And A with PFD Literary Agency Agents

 Peters Fraser and Dunlop is one of the longest-established literary and talent agencies in London. “We are proud to represent authors, journalists, broadcasters, speakers and estates with specialist expertise in the fields of literature, film, television and radio, live events, digital platforms and journalism. We offer our clients the best people to work with and the expertise to develop long-term value in […]

December 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Kerry Lonsdale

Q&A with Kerry Lonsdale

Kerry Lonsdale is the Wall Street Journal and #1 Amazon Kindle bestselling author of EVERYTHING WE KEEP (Lake Union, September 2016) and the upcoming ALL THE BREAKING WAVES (Lake Union, December 2016) and WHAT WE LEAVE BEHIND (Lake Union, publication date TBD). Kerry is also a founder of the Women’s Fiction Writers Association. She resides […]

November 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Q & A with Grace Bonney

Q & A with Grace Bonney

Grace Bonney is the author of IN THE COMPANY OF WOMEN: INSPIRATION AND ADVICE FROM OVER 100 MAKERS, ARTISTS, AND ENTREPRENEURS (Artisan, 2016) and the founder of design blog Design*Sponge. Her first book, DESIGN*SPONGE AT HOME, became a national bestseller. The New York Times called D*S called “Martha Stewart Living for the Millennials.” The site reaches […]

October 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Caroline Leavitt

Q&A with Caroline Leavitt

Caroline Leavitt is the American novelist who penned CRUEL BEAUTIFUL WORLD (Algonquin 2016), already on two Book Club Lists and an Indie Next Pick and praised by Marie Claire, Pop Sugar, Shelf Awareness, Minneapolis Star Tribune, New York Newsday, NPR’s Weekend Edition and more. Caroline is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author […]

October 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Q&A with Abda Khan

Q&A with Abda Khan

Abda Khan was born in inner city Bradford, England. She was the seventh of eight children to Pakistani immigrant parents, and the first of their children to be born in the UK. She is an attorney, who after working as a Solicitor for a criminal law firm, set up her own law practice after she […]

October 3, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More