Moterwriter.com caught up with author Joann Harris and got her to talk a little about her latest novel The Dark Auction. This is what transpired in the tête-à-tête with the author.
Moterwriter: How are you Joann, what’s new in your life?
Joann Harris: I am working on The Beast.
MW: You have a new book out called ‘The Dark Auction’. What’s it about?
MW: What made you want to write a book about witches and warlocks?
JH: I have always wanted to write about witches and warlocks.
MW: Tell us about the character of Laura?
JH: Laura is a fashioned model, and very devoted to her father.
MW: And what is Edward like?
JH: Edward is a history buff, he loves it and as soon as he sees Laura he falls in love with her.
MW: What was the inspiration or reference point behind the creation of such characters?
JH: I did some bible research and the rest just popped in my head.
MW: Do you think your book will appeal more to the young?
JH: Yes, people over 18 years old.
MW: What were the challenges you faced while writing this novel?
JH: I kept starting and stopping. Finally I said I’m going to write this book.
MW: I thought the action scenes in the book were very well done. How do you plan for these scenes?
JH: I thought that too.
MW: Favorite passage or section from the novel?
JH: The beginning.
MW: Will we get to read another story involving Laura and Edward?
JH: I’m thinking about it.
MW: Do you personally believe in such supernatural elements or are they just fun to write about?
JH: They are just fun to write about.
MW: I thought the track involving Ashmedia alone could be developed into a separate storyline. Have you thought about it?
JH: Yes I have.
MW: Is there a particular genre you would like to write next in?
JH: Always horror, or about vampires.
MW: Are you working on anything right now and when will it come out?
JH: The Beast.
MW: And lastly, thank you for parting with your valuable time Joann Harris and all the very best for your book.
JH: Thank You.
Connect with her-http://www.amazon.com/Joann-Harris/e/B006ZDU81C