Interviews

J.A. Rock Guest Post

J.A. Rock Guest Post

Horror and Romance by J.A. Rock My co-writer Lisa Henry and I have often joked that we’re not sure how we ended up writing romance. We both generally prefer dark stories full of violence and dark forces and ambiguous endings—and yet we ended up writing a whole lot of stories where people fall in love and end up relatively happy by the close. “Why are we not fulltime horror writers?”…
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Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna Guest Post

Please welcome authors Nicki Bennett and Ariel Tachna to the blog today talking about their newest release Stronghold (All For Love #3). Authenticity vs. PC While we were working on the edits for Stronghold, one of the editors raised a concern about our use of the word “gypsy” to refer to Raúl, noting that it could be considered offensive. While this was a valid observation, it reflects the values of…
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Narrator Joel Leslie Interview

Narrator Joel Leslie Interview

Please welcome talented audiobook voice actor Joel Leslie to the blog today for a quick Q&A and some of his favorite things. What made you chose a career doing Audiobooks? It was a long weird journey… but all the jigsaw puzzle pieces eventually fell into place. I grew up in Bermuda – which is a British colony – and my parents are Canadian and American. I went to a British…
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Eli Easton Interviews Narrator Tristan Wright

Eli Easton Interviews Narrator Tristan Wright

Please welcome Eli Easton and the narrator of her novel, “Merry Christmas, Mr. Miggles”, Tristan Wright for a special interview today! Eli Interviews TRISTAN WRIGHT This year I decided to release an audiobook of my Christmas novella, “Merry Christmas, Mr. Miggles” close to the ebook’s release date. I’ve become hooked on audiobooks. I like to listen to them while I take my daily Fitbit walk or work on a jigsaw…
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Kim Fielding & Venona Keyes Guest Post: The Lord and the Amnesiac Rogue

Kim Fielding & Venona Keyes Guest Post: The Lord and the Amnesiac Rogue

Thank you to Gigi for hosting us (Kim Fielding and Venona Keyes) on the Gay Book Review to celebrate the November 7th release of our book, Running Blind. The Lord and the Amnesiac Rogue Today’s post was inspired by a scene in Running Blind. Kyle is talking with his sister, discussing books he might audition to narrate: The laptop keys click-clacked for a moment. “Okay,” Lily said. “Let’s narrow things…
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TJ Klune and Kirt Graves Wolfsong Audio Interview + Giveaway

TJ Klune and Kirt Graves Wolfsong Audio Interview + Giveaway

Gay Book Reviews is thrilled to welcome T.J. Klune and Kirt Graves today, answering questions from our reviewer staff about the Wolfsong audiobook. Questions for Kirt Graves and TJ Klune re: Wolfsong audiobook Stephanie wants to know: How do you decide what books are developed into audiobooks? TJ Klune: Honestly, a few years ago, when Dreamspinner was first producing audiobooks, it was based on sales. If a book sold well,…
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Take Two Video Tour

Take Two Video Tour

Please welcome Shira Anthony to Gay Book Reviews today taking us on a video tour for her latest book Take Two! Thanks so much for hosting the Take Two video tour! Throughout the tour, I’ll be taking you on video stops of one of my favorite places at the North Carolina coast and the location for Take Two: Bald Head Island. Take Two is a second chance at love story…
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Kim Fielding Guest Post: WORDS

Kim Fielding Guest Post: WORDS

WORDS by Kim Fielding Hi, I’m Kim Fielding. And since I’m an author, it’s probably no surprise that I love words. They’re my toys, my building blocks, my hot fudge and whipped cream and sprinkles. I bet you feel the same way as a reader. One of the things I really delight in is how rich the English vocabulary is. Estimates of the number of English words vary widely, but…
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Isaac Drake from Empty Net Interview

Isaac Drake from Empty Net Interview

A big, warm welcome to Gay Book Review’s favorite Queen Avon Gale! She has interviewed hunky, sweet as pie hockey player Isaac Drake from Empty Net. Take it away Queen Avon! Interview with Isaac Drake from Empty Net (When I sat down to do this post, I wondered what I should write…and Isaac decided for me. He’s the loudest muse ever, as you’ll see.) Hi, Isaac. I like how you…
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