Interview- December 2010
1.Where are you from?
Born and raised in Oregon.
2.What is your book, Girl Stolen about?
A blind girl who is waiting for her step mom in the back of a car is accidentally kidnapped when a teenager steals the car. He panics and takes her home to his dad, who runs an illegal chop shop. When they figure out her dad is the CEO of a big company, they demand a ransom. But she realizes they will probably never give her back.
3.Do you have to travel much concerning your book(s)?
A couple of months ago, I attended a special police academy in North Carolina for writers.
4.What is your favorite horror book?
It's hard to pick - probably an old Stephen King book.
5.Who is your favorite author and what is it that really strikes you about their work?
I like so many - Suzanne Collins and Susan Beth Pfeffer are two of my favorites. They are great are creating other worlds.
6.What are your upcoming Projects?
I have a book coming out in about a year called The Girl in the Mini Cooper, about a pizza delivery girl who is kidnapped.
7.How often do you try to update your blog?
8.What are you reading now?
I'm reading The Unidentified.
9.How long does it take you to write a book?
About nine months.
10. Thank You! What else would you like to say or have me post?
I'm so lucky to be a writer! It's a dream come true.