Katie grew up with a love of reading, and started writing in her early teens. By the time she was done high school she had written a novel. The knowledge she gained about the Classical and Medieval worlds at University she used to incorporate into her writing. She lives in a small town in the township of Howick, the County of Huron, Ontario, Canada. She is very happily married to her amazing and loving husband Jason. She has an adorable son Daniel, and the three of them live with their cat Orion, dog Kara and their fish Merlin.
Book Title : Bloodline
Publication Date: January 14, 2014
Katie comes across in the interview as a vibrant and energetic young author. She has been writing since she was a teenager and grew up acting out fantasy imaginations with her sisters. She talks about her interesting blend of mythology and gladiator style writing and is passionate about her female heroine. ‘Braelyn’ is a strong and courageous young woman who embodies some of Katie’s hopes and dreams. It is lovely to hear Katie’s candor coming across in the interview.
Katie studied classical and medieval studies at university and applies her knowledge well in the fantasy world of Arenyia she has created. She is currently at home with a young family and concentrating on her writing as often as she can.
Her book covers are quite striking and she mentions the artists, Jaki Martinez and Mike Fertig, who she highly regards.
Since the interview, Katie has released her second novel, which is called Red Dragon and continues The Bloodline Saga.
Check out the full interview here:
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