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An Interview with Lori Paris

Conducted by Dawn Seewer October, 2002 During her search as a young adult Lori Paris found her birth parents and the inspiration for an emotionally charged tale. Her first book is “Follow Your Heart” where tragedy and a hidden family secret lead a young woman on a quest of a lifetime. Lori took a moment to sit down and chat with us about her career, her book and her upcoming projects. FF: Your... read more

An Interview with Patricia Ryan

Conducted by Robbi Hess November, 2002 Pat Ryan has tantalized readers with her sexy and wildly romantic novels for many years. In 1994 she “quit her day job” and began pursuing writing on a full time basis. Her first novel, “”Return of the Black Sheep” was published by Harlequin Temptation and her reputation for penning riveting medieval romances, rife with engaging characters,... read more

A Conversation with Therese Heckenkamp

By Carrie Smoot, Interviewer Conducted September 2003 Therese Heckenkamp, 22, loves to write. By her teen years, her work earned prizes: a microscope, an ant farm, and a stamp collection. She was also published in the children’s magazines Cricket and Hopscotch, and shows no signs of slowing down. She lives in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, with her family-an American father, Australian mother, one older... read more

An Interview with Maud Casey

Conducted by Mark Schofield Maud Casey and I have exchanged numerous e-mails, though we haven’t met. In the jacket photos of her, I see a quirky beauty that is very appealing. Also notable from those jackets is the fact that a host of established authors praise her work in superlative terms. If you haven’t read her, you should. Her debut novel, The Shape of Things to Come, was a New York Times... read more

An Interview with Frank Caceres

Conducted by Robbi Hess A native of New York City, Frank Caceres holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Manhattan College and a Master of Arts in Vocational Education from the University of South Florida. He shares the distinction of being a Manhattan College Alumnus with America’s Mayor, Rudy Giuliani, and novelist James Patterson. As a Vietnam-Era veteran of the U.S. Army, Caceres... read more