Author Questions

If you are an author and would care to appear on my blog, here is a list of question that you may answer, or create or your own.

E-mail me your responses at sikreviews@gmail.com

  1. If you could be asked anything as an author, what would it be?  Now, answer it please!
  2. Who is your intended audience and why should they read your book?
  3. How did you come up with the title of your book or series?
  4. Tell us a little bit about your cover art. Who designed it? Why did you go with that particular image/artwork?
  5. Who is your favorite character from your book and why?
  6. How about your least favorite character?  What makes them less appealing to you?
  7. If you could change ONE thing about your bool, what would it be?  Why?
  8. Give us an interesting fun fact or a few about your book or series:
  9. Do you have any unique talents or hobbies?
  10. How can we contact you or find out more about your books?
  11. What can we expect from you in the future?
  12. What can readers who enjoy your book do to help make it successful?
  13. Do you have any tips for readers or advice for other writers trying to get published?
  14. Is there anything else you’d like to say?
  15. Please give us an excerpt of your newest release or a little preview of something in your WIP:
  16. What inspired you to write your first book?
  17. Do you have a specific writing style?
  18. How did you come up with the title?
  19. Is there a message in your book that you want readers to grasp?
  20. How much of the book is realistic?
  21. Are experiences based on someone you know, or events in your own life?
  22. What books have most influenced your life most?
  23. If you had to choose, which writer would you consider a mentor?
  24. What book are you reading now?
  25. Are there any new authors that have grasped your interest?
  26. What are your current projects?
  27. If you had to do it all over again, would you change anything in your latest book?
  28. Do you recall how your interest in writing originated?
  29. Is there anything you find particularly challenging in your writing?
  30. What was the hardest part of writing a book?
  31. Did you learn anything from writing your book and what was it?
  32. Do you have any advice for other writers?
  33. Do you have anything specific that you want to say to your readers?
  34. What were some of the challenges writing your current release?
  35. Which characters will the you continue to write about?
  36. Would you kill off some characters?
  37. If you had to kill a character, who would be the hardest to part with? Why?
  38. What books/authors have influenced your writing?
  39. What genre do you consider your book(s)?
  40. Do you ever experience writer’s block?
  41. Do you write an outline before every book you write?
  42. Have you ever hated something you wrote?
  43. What is your favorite theme/genre to write about?
  44. While you were writing, did you ever feel as if you were one of the characters?
  45. How are you the same/different from the main character?