The Story Behind The Logic Bomb by Scott Richard Lord

The inspiration for The Logic Bomb was my own life as a trial lawyer and some of the interesting people I met and stories I heard over the thirty-five years of my career. I hung up my shingle straight out of law school and, out of necessity, took practically any kind of case that crawled…

The Story behind ‘Silk’ by Chris Karlsen

I had just finished my second book, Journey in Time, which was a romance. I was in the process of researching my next book, a romantic thriller set in Turkey, at an archaeological site near Troy. I’d put my research material away for the night and put in the DVD of Phantom of the Opera,…

The Story behind ‘The Mark on Eve’ by Joel Fox

The Mark on Eve, is a tale of a woman bewitched in Colonial America whose pirate lover’s ship went down off Cape Cod. Eve is alive today, her secret in tact, helping the female governor of California run for president until her act of saving the governor from an assassination attempt could reveal Eve’s secret…

The Story Behind A Dream Called Marilyn by Mercedes King

Most people have a distinct reaction when you mention Marilyn Monroe. Whether it’s about her involvement with JFK or how she died, people often launch into their opinion on Marilyn. Few celebrities achieve the legendary status Marilyn has maintained for half a century. Her longevity has always intrigued me, because during her hay-day, critics weren’t…

The Story Behind Stonehill Downs by Sarah Remy

Once upon a time HarperCollins decided to do something different and send out open call for previously unpublished scifi and fantasy novels. When the call came out I was busy with several projects in the small press and self publishing world, but I did have an old manuscript sitting in a drawer. I polished it…