THE STORY BEHIND ‘ADRENALINE’ BY JOHN BENEDICT

One day it struck me—at 2:00 in the morning in the midst of another grueling 24-hour shift. I had just finished interviewing a nice lady with an appendix about to burst—we’ll call her Linda. I had done my best not to yawn as I went through the routine questions that an anesthesiologist is obliged to…

The Story Behind Roped In by K.D. Hays

Roped In is a cozy mystery about competitive jump rope, a sport most people have never heard of. The concept for Roped In was born of desperation. My editor had approved three storylines for the Karen Maxwell mysteries, but when it came time to write book three, I knew I had a problem. I told…

The Story Behind The Path by Tawdra Kandle

The entire idea of the Crystal Cove Romances came to me shortly after I’d finished my first four books, which were a YA paranormal romance quartet. I spent a day at the beach to celebrate finishing the final book, and on the way home, I began to think about my favorite restaurant. And as I…

The Story Behind Courting Danger by Kimberly Dean

As I’ve been writing my Courting series, the book titles have been the key inspiration for the story lines. The Courting theme has made the titles easy. First there was Courting Jealousy. Then came Courting Trouble, followed by Courting Innocence. Each title sparked an idea, but none more so than my current book, Courting Danger.…