Books

Interview with J. Willis Sanders, Author of The Essence of


master mentalism tricks

What’s the story behind the story? What inspired you to write The Essence of Emmaline Strong?

Being a musician and a writer, I wanted to write a novel with music at its core. I also wrote some songs in it.

If you had to pick theme songs for the main characters of The Essence of Emmaline Strong, what would they be?

Away Down the River sung by Alison Krauss.

What’s your favorite genre to read? Is it the same as your favorite genre to write?

Historical fiction. It’s not the same.

What books are on your TBR pile right now?

I’m reading America’s First Daughter. Next is My Dear Hamilton. After that I might re-read All the Light We Cannot See or Life After Life.

What scene in your book was your favorite to write?

When Jordan, the main character, discovers the link between her and a young girl whose father she once hated.

Do you have any quirky writing habits? (lucky mugs, cats on laps, etc.)

I enjoy writing outside. I need silence, no music whatsoever. Since I love music, that’s a bit quirky.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

Of all the attitudes, the greatest is gratitude.

If you could choose one thing for readers to remember after reading your book, what would it be?

To always search your heart for your purpose in life.

 

Sign up for our email and we’ll send you the best new books in your favorite genres weekly.

Read The Full Article Here


trick photography
Ginny & Georgia’s Brianne Howey Explains Why Georgia Picked the
Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Long Distance Couples: 15 Creative,
Friends’ Maggie Wheeler: Matthew Perry’s Book Was ‘Brave and Extraordinary’
BTS’ Jimin Is Lighting the Fashion World Up Like Dynamite
Exclusive The Amazing Maurice Clip Features a Sneaky Emilia Clarke
‘Quantumania’ Trailer Breakdown: Every Easter Egg and Secret
Letitia Wright Says ‘Black Panther 3’ Is Already in the
Simon Pegg to Voice Hogwarts’ Headmaster in New Harry Potter
‘1923’: Who Is John Dutton’s Grandfather? A Dutton Family Tree
‘Dexter: New Blood’ Axed as Plans for Young Dexter Prequel
Annie Wersching Dies; 24, Bosch, & The Vampire Diaries Star
The Way Home Season 1 Episode 3 Review: I Don’t
Outlaw Pop Artist DEVORA Releases New EP “God Is Dead” 
35 Years Ago: Megadeth Release ‘So Far, So Good… So
Michael Jackson’s nephew to star in biopic from director Antoine
BlackPink Sets ‘Born Pink’ Australia Tour
Chloe Kim Is Hitting the Slopes—This Time, for Fun
I’ve Hand-Picked 20 New-In Pieces Just in Time for Payday
Sydney Sweeney Wears a Leather Bustier Minidress to Bed
Reformation Yorkville Finally Opens + More Fashion News
James Gunn Plans on Making a ‘Swamp Thing’ Film Based
Eco-Horror ‘The Last Winter’ Still Serves as a Chilling Warning
No Preview
Showtime’s New Series Adaptation, ‘Let the Right One In’ Gets
‘It Crawls Beneath’ Is A Delightfully Old School Creature Feature
Marvelous Lives of Circus Performers Blurs the Lines of Reality
New Mystery and Thriller Books to Read
Interview with Layla Reed, Author of Something Good
Interview with Jackie McCarthy, Author of The Hybrid Cure