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From Mars to Movie Screen: Andy Weir on The Martian’s Improbable Journey

With a movie adaptation starring Matt Damon and directed by Ridley Scott coming on Oct. 2, I got the opportunity to interview Andy Weir about his “Robinson Crusoe meets McGuyver on Mars” novel, The Martian. The book has been one … Continue reading

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John Scalzi Talks About the Changing World of Publishing with the Arizona Republic

A few weeks ago I spoke with John Scalzi for the Arizona Republic about his upcoming appearance at the Poisoned Pen tomorrow, which wraps up his current signing/ukulele concert tour. I admit, I was fairly intimidated – he’s one of … Continue reading

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Dan Simmons talks Sherlock Holmes with the Arizona Republic

In preparation of his upcoming signing at The Poisoned Pen on March 25, I recently traded e-mails with multi-genre award winning author Dan Simmons about his new novel, The Fifth Heart. Set in the 1890s, the novel follows the famous … Continue reading

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Kim Harrison talks about ending “The Hollows”

I recently traded e-mails with urban fantasy bestseller Kim Harrison as she was touring to promote her latest Rachel Morgan novel, The Witch With No Name. And while this novel is her last “official” trip to the Hollows with Rachel … Continue reading

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My Interview with Beth Cato

Second time’s a charm. Damn posting while sick. Here is my interview with Beth Cato that ran in the Arizona Republic today. She’s holding a release party for her debut novel The Clockwork Dagger , a fun blend of murder, magic … Continue reading

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