Wednesday, 7 November 2012

The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing

I was tagged by Diane Dooley.

What is the working title of your book?
Where did the idea come from for the book?
A work colleague's name, a previous book, an addiction to Star Wars and too much My Chemical Romance.
What genre does your book fall under?
Science fiction
Which actors would you choose to play your characters in a movie rendition?
 Kai James - Night at the Museum

What is the one-sentence synopsis of your book?
At odds with his world and the people in it, Gethyon Rees must master his alien heritage and escape from the dark entity that seeks him
Will your book be self-published or represented by an agency?
This will be published by Champagne Books in June 2013 under their Burst imprint
How long did it take you to write the first draft of your manuscript?
Three months
What other books would you compare this story to within your genre?
I call this my Star Wars story (old trilogy), but it's also similar to A Wizard of Earthsea or Drowntide. I don't know anything more recent to compare it to.
Who or What inspired you to write this book?
Having already written one book in this universe, I was itching to write another.
What about your book might pique the reader’s interest?
It's adventure and action, with a healthy dose of scifi and a touch of magic.

I hereby tag Gayle Ramage for The Next Big Thing!


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