Category Archives: ATWN Interviews

April 13

ATWN Interview: NA Author Katherine Locke

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but Katherine Locke’s debut album was released today! I had a chance to read an ARC a couple months ago and YOU GUYS, YOU NEED THIS BOOK! You do. If for some weird reason, you need some more convincing after you read this, you can check out my Goodreads […]

December 08

Interview with YA author Amy Nichols

Welcome to debut YA author Amy Nichols! Now That You’re Here is a scifi I can’t wait to get my hands on, releasing Tuesday, December 9. Kirkus review, October 2014: “While the world-jumping is fantastical, the personalities and characters (fully individual, without reaching trying-too-hard levels of quirkiness) ring true…. A debut with great characters and […]

October 09

Q & A with Author Dierdre Hall (Plus Giveaway!)

Hey, y’all! Today on ATWN, I’m excited to bring you an interview with author Dierdre Riordan Hall! Once you’ve checked out the Q & A (complete with info about her books, road trip discussion, and a couple of impressive playlists) be sure to enter the giveaway for a chance to win an e-copy of the music-inspired novel […]

July 24

ATWN Interview: YA Author Delilah Dawson

Welcome to Delilah Dawson, author of the YA Southern Gothic Horror, Servants of the Storm! We wanted to the get the inside scoop on how music played such an important role in the creation of this creeptastic novel. Can you give us the blurb or even an elevator pitch about Servants of the Storm?  Southern […]

June 04

10 Questions With…Illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES I HAVE “10 QUESTIONS WITH…” ILLUSTRATOR DEBBIE RIDPATH OHI. DEBBIE AND I CHATTED ABOUT HER INFLUENCES, STAR WARS vs STAR TREK, HER INSPIRATION FOR THE COVER OF ‘I’M BORED’, AND THE MIND-BLOWING EXPERIENCE OF BEING CHOSEN TO DESIGN COVERS FOR THE LEGENDARY JUDY BLUME. ENJOY! Van Gogh liked to paint copies of Millet. Picasso […]

May 22

A chat with Wedding Day Rain and author Kelsey Macke (And free stuff!)

Hi friends!I had the sweet opportunity to chat with the husband and wife team, Daron and Kelsey Macke, that make up Wedding Day Rain, an indie-folk band destined for greatness. Daron and Kelsey are two of those ridiculously talented people who can sing and play music and write beautiful words. They’re also really great people. […]

May 13

10 Questions With The Trouble With Templeton’s, Thomas Calder

Today at A.T.W.N., I have have “10 Questions With…’ Thomas Calder, the singer/ guitarist/ songwriter of Australian indie-rock quintet, The Trouble With Templeton. I chatted with Thomas about inspiration, writing on the road, and “The Call.” Your sophomore record, “Rookie”, has received high praise from those in your home country of Australia. Now that it’s getting […]

May 12

10 Questions with…Author Elsie Chapman

Today at A.T.W.N., I’m excited to have the author of Dualed, and it’s upcoming sequel Divided, Elsie Chapman here for “10 Questions with…”. Recently I chatted with Elsie about the “Dualed” duology, music, writing, and her “healthy obsession” for the Japanese Rock Band, One Ok Rock. Welcome to A.T.W.N., Elsie. For those not familiar with your […]

April 17

10 Questions With… Author Kristin Rae

By far the best thing about social media (in my opinion) has GOT to be the people you meet and the resulting relationships. If not for the blogging world, I would’ve never come across Texas writer Kristin Rae many years ago. And that, my friends, would be a travesty. Not only is Kristin the author […]

April 10

10 Questions with Author Kat Ellis

Today at All the Write Notes, we have 10 questions with YA author Kat Ellis. Kat’s incredible debut novel, BLACKFIN SKY, hits shelves in May in the UK and in September in the US. (I’m contemplating making a trip to the UK in May just so I don’t have to wait those 4 extra months! Who […]

March 24

10 Questions With Author Heidi Schulz

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES I HAVE “10 QUESTIONS WITH…” AUTHOR HEIDI SCHULZ. HEIDI AND I CHATTED ABOUT HER DEBUT MG BOOK HOOK’S REVENGE, INSPIRATION, AND GIRAFFES? ENJOY! Welcome to A.T.W.N., Heidi! Being a big Peter Pan fan, I’m really excited for your Middle Grade debut, Hook’s Revenge. Tell our readers a little about […]

February 21

10 QUESTIONS & GIVEAWAY WITH AUTHOR CHRISTINA FARLEY

I’M EXCITED TO WELCOME AUTHOR CHRISTINA FARLEY  TO ALL THE WRITE NOTES FOR “10 QUESTIONS WITH“. CHRISTINA AND I CHATTED ABOUT HER DEBUT BOOK GILDED, MUSIC,  HER  BOOK TRAILER, AND CHRISTINA IS GIVING ALL OF OUR CANADIAN AND AMERICAN READERS A CHANCE TO WIN A SIGNED PAPERBACK COPY OF GILDED. ENJOY, AND GOOD LUCK! Welcome to […]

February 20

Interview: Daron Macke of Wedding Day Rain

Singer/Songwriter and Musician Daron Macke is one-half of Wedding Day Rain, the indie pop duo behind IMOGEN UNLOCKED, the companion album to Kelsey Macke’s debut novel,  DAMSEL DISTRESSED. IMOGEN UNLOCKED, an album of original songs inspired by the book, will be Wedding Day Rain’s full-length debut. The duo  released an EP of Christmas standards, Rapt in […]

February 19

10 QUESTIONS WITH TWIN FORKS’ CHRIS CARRABBA

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES, I WELCOME CHRIS CARRABBA, FOR 10 QUESTIONS WITH… TWIN FORKS. BEST KNOWN FOR DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL, CHRIS IS CURRENTLY THE LEAD SINGER BEHIND THE FOLK BAND, TWIN FORKS. I CHATTED WITH CHRIS ABOUT WRITING, THEIR UPCOMING ALBUM, AND THE AGE OLD QUESTION…STAR WARS vs STAR TREK. After Twin Forks blew […]

February 06

An Interview with Singer-Songwriter Nick Flora

My friend Nick Flora is an alterna-pop singer/songwriter out of Nashville, TN. Flora has been writing songs and touring full time for close to a decade. His debut solo record Great Escape (2009) and the follow-up Hello Stranger (2011) are both prime examples of Flora’s grasp of dynamics, heart, and humor. His latest release The Reintroduction Of […]

January 14

10 Questions With…Michelle Krys + International Giveaway of an ARC of HEXED

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES WE HAVE “10 QUESTIONS WITH…” AUTHOR MICHELLE KRYS. MICHELLE AND I CHATTED ABOUT HER DEBUT YA BOOK HEXED, CALIFORNIA, AND THE ROLE MUSIC HAS IN HER DAY TO DAY WRITING LIFE. STICK AROUND AFTER THE INTERVIEW FOR YOUR CHANCE AT WINNING AN ARC OF HEXED. Welcome to A.T.W.N., Michelle. […]

January 08

10 Questions With…The Night VI

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES, I’M EXCITED TO HAVE “10 QUESTIONS WITH” THE NIGHT VI. THIS SIX-PIECE FORMED THREE YEARS AGO AT THE FRENCH LYCEE IN LONDON, AND THEIR POWERFUL, AND EMOTION FILLED, MUSIC WILL LEAVE YOU CLAMOURING FOR MORE.  I CHATTED WITH THE BAND ABOUT INFLUENCES, THEIR DEBUT EP, AND THEIR LATEST TRACK, […]

January 06

COVER REVEAL & 10 Questions With…Author Jess Keating

TODAY AT ALL THE WRITE NOTES I HAVE THE PLEASURE OF HAVING “10 QUESTIONS WITH…” AUTHOR JESS KEATING, AND REVEALING HER COVER FOR HER DEBUT M.G. BOOK,  HOW TO OUTRUN A CROCODILE WHEN YOUR SHOES ARE UNTIED.  JESS AND I CHATTED ABOUT HER DEBUT BOOK , ZOOLOGY, AND THE ROLE MUSIC HAS IN HER DAY TO DAY WRITING […]

December 22

GUEST POST & GIVEAWAY: A.G. HOWARD – THE MISSING SONGS OF “UNHINGED”

ALL OF US AT A.T.W.N. ARE ECSTATIC TO WELCOME BACK THE AUTHOR OF THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SPLINTERED, A.G. HOWARD. ANITA’S GIVING US A SNEAK PEAK AT THE SEQUEL TO SPLINTERED, UNHINGED, AND TALKING ABOUT A FEW TRACKS THAT DIDN’T MAKE UNHINGED’S OFFICIAL PLAYLIST. BUT THAT’S NOT ALL! ANITA IS ALSO GIVING ALL OF OUR FOLLOWERS […]

December 19

THE SONGS, COVER REVEAL, & ARC GIVEAWAY FOR ERIN FLETCHER’S “WHERE YOU’LL FIND ME”

Confession: I’m still in the “pinch me” phase of my debut novel publication. Even though it comes out in 19 days (!!!) I still kind of can’t believe it’s happening. You know what makes it a tiny bit more real? Having a cover that I get to share with all of you! But before we […]