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We're so excited to bring you another Author Talk Podcast Episode, this time featuring In Real Life author Jessica Love. We're super excited that she stopped by to chat with us, along with our favorite twinnies from Fiction Fare. We know you’re as excited as we are to hear what Jessica has to say about all the things, so jump right on in, and don’t forget to let us know what you think in the comments.

Podcast Notes

Please note: the sound quality is not the best in this episode. We're working on it!

  • Author Jessica Love gets us started with her elevator pitch for In Real Life.
  • Jessica tells us about her dreams and where the idea for In Real Life came from.
  • We talk about diversity--in real life and In Real Life.
  • Jessica talks a little about her writing process and how much online friendships mean to us. #twilightforever
  • We grill Jessica on her characters and favorite scenes, and whether or not this is the last we'll see of this group. Hint: She hopes not!! *jumpyclaps*
  • We talk about road trips and Jessica's greatest adventures.
  • Then we get a little personal with Jessica, including finding out what's on her TBR pile and her moments of TV fame.
  • Of course, we can't let her go without talking about Swoony Boys, which becomes a tribute to Jason Segal.
  • Finally, we play a fun game with Jessica.
Direct download: SBP_AuthorTalk_Jessica-Love.mp3
Category:Author Talk -- posted at: 12:44am CDT

We cannot express all the excitements we feel when introducing our featured author to you today in our latest Author Talk Podcast Episode: Jeff Zenter, author of the extraordinary The Serpent King! *epicflails* We're thrilled that he stopped by to chat with us, along with our favorite twinnies from Fiction Fare. We know you’re as excited as we are to hear what Jeff has to say about all the things, so jump right on in, and don’t forget to let us know what you think in the comments.

Podcast Notes

  • Jeff gives us his elevator pitch for The Serpent King. There's an echoish noise. We're sorry about that, but we promise it goes away by the time we get to question two!
  • Jeff Zentner admits that he was obsessed with teen fashion bloggers ;)
  • We talk about the characters in The Serpent King and lots of interesting things about Jeff's writing process and how much he likes the editing process.
  • We discuss growing up in a small town.
  • Jeff (sort of) admits that he totally meant to make us cry. Even though he basically says he didn't.
  • Jeff shares his favorite scenes. And he makes a reference to Friday Night Lights that made us love him even more. #cleareyesfullhearts
  • We get a glimpse of what's on Jeff's current reads list and massive TBR pile.
  • Jeff tells us what he'd include in a letter to his 17-year-old self.
  • Then, Jeff tells us what he considers "the hottest thing ever" !!!
  • Finally, we play a fun game with Jeff. Where we kind of scare him. And it's pretty dang funny.

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Direct download: SBP_AuthorTalk_Jeff-Zenter.mp3
Category:Author Talk -- posted at: 12:51am CDT

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