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Tess Gerritsen

Bestselling author of the Rizzoli and Isles series (and many other medical thrillers)

Matt Haig

Matt Haig is a British author for children and adults. His memoir Reasons to Stay Alive was a number one bestseller, staying in the British top ten for 46 weeks. His children’s book, A Boy Called Christmas, was a runaway hit in his own country and has been translated in over 25 languages. His latest novel, The Midnight Library, will be released in the United States on September 29, 2020.

Kevin Knight

Look up the term Renaissance man in the dictionary, and I’m sure you will see a picture of Kevin A Knight. He started his own company and serves as an independent marketing research consultant to many leading global corporations. He’s also an avid runner and said goodbye to his running shoes as a way to reduce pain in his hip and back. Not only did the pain go away, but he gained wonderful insights while he ran.

Author Interviews and Long-Form Conversations

Karen Mangia Author of Success with Less

Karen Mangia Author of Success with Less

Early in her career, Karen Mangia followed a very conventional formula for success—say yes to everything, deliver with excellence, and never let them see you sweat. It worked wonderfully for a while, until it didn’t. At the age of 33, Karen faced an undiagnosed...

Laura Vanderkam, Author of Juliet’s School of Possibilities

Laura Vanderkam, Author of Juliet’s School of Possibilities

Laura Vanderkam helps people spend more time on what matters, and less on what doesn’t.She is the bestselling author of What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast and Off The Clock, among others. Her 2016 TED talk, "How to Gain Control of Your Free Time," has...

Professional singer, songwriter, and author Zaida Alfaro

Professional singer, songwriter, and author Zaida Alfaro

Zaida Alfaro is the youngest of six children and was born into art. Her mother is a painter, composer, and musician who taught Zaida how to play the piano at the age of twelve.  She became a professional musician at eighteen and, having been burned by a...

New York Times Bestselling Author Jane Green

New York Times Bestselling Author Jane Green

Jane Green is the author of nineteen novels, including seventeen New York Times Bestsellers, one cookbook, and various short stories. She is published in over 25 languages and has over ten million books in print worldwide. Even though all of this is true,...

NY Times Bestselling Author George Galdorisi

NY Times Bestselling Author George Galdorisi

George is a career naval aviator whose thirty years of active duty service included four command tours and five years as a carrier strike group chief of staff. He began his writing career in 1978 with an article in the U.S. Navy’s professional...

Andrew Peterson – Bestselling Author of the Nathan McBride Series

Andrew Peterson – Bestselling Author of the Nathan McBride Series

Andrew Peterson was born and raised in San Diego, California and graduated with a degree in architecture from the University of Oklahoma. After mentioning to his wife that he was disappointed in much of what he was reading, Andrew accepted her challenge to...

Bestselling Author Linwood Barclay

Bestselling Author Linwood Barclay

Linwood Barclay is a former columnist for The Toronto Star and the author of several critically acclaimed novels including Too Close to Home and No Time for Goodbye, a #1 Sunday Times (UK) bestseller. He lives near Toronto with his wife. Listen up as...

Author Christopher Ryan – A Bronx Tale

Author Christopher Ryan – A Bronx Tale

Christopher Ryan has always been a storyteller. Whether "ranking" on friends as a teen, covering street crime and dirty politics in The Bronx as an award-winning reporter, or teaching High School English, he serves the story above all else. I recently...

Hunter Shea – Bestselling Author of Horror and Suspense

Hunter Shea – Bestselling Author of Horror and Suspense

Hunter Shea is the product of a misspent childhood watching scary movies, reading forbidden books and wishing Bigfoot would walk past his house. He doesn’t just write about the paranormal – he actively seeks out the things that scare the hell out of people...

Tess Gerritsen – Internationally Acclaimed Bestselling Author

Tess Gerritsen – Internationally Acclaimed Bestselling Author

“They don’t hire girls into the FBI,” these were the words Tess Gerritsen heard from her guidance counselor after expressing an interest in the Federal Bureau of investigation. While that sentiment feels like a dark cloud that hovered over our culture...

Warren Farrell – Author of The Boy Crisis

Warren Farrell – Author of The Boy Crisis

Dr. Warren Farrell is the author of the just-published The Boy Crisis (with co-author John Gray). It exposes the boy crisis worldwide, as well as the causes and solutions that can be implemented by parents, schools and policy makers. Dr. Farrell has been...

New York Times Bestselling Author Lou Aronica

New York Times Bestselling Author Lou Aronica

Lou Aronica didn’t intend to be a writer; born on Elvis Presley’s birthday, Lou felt it was his destiny to be a rock star, but that all changed after a teacher encouraged him to develop an evident talent for writing. After graduating college with a degree...

The Karen Rands Interview

The Karen Rands Interview

As many of you know, I write novels and a few weeks ago I did an email promotion with an author services company to get the word out about my first mystery Uncorking a Murder. While that promotion was running, I received an email from a fellow author who was also...

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