Name: Rebecca Brooke
Age: Umm…Do I have to tell you lol 37
Where are you from: New Jersey
My husband and l live with our two children and two dogs.
Fiona: Tell us your latest news?
I have a new release coming out March 8th.
Fiona: When and why did you begin writing?
I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember. I loved spending the days writing all of the stories in my head.
Fiona: When did you first consider yourself a writer?
The moment my pen hit the paper.
Fiona: What inspired you to write your first book?
Music. Almost all of my books are based on music or dreams.
Fiona: Do you have a specific writing style?
Not really. Every story is different.
Fiona: How did you come up with the title?
Something that relates to the theme of the book.
Fiona: Is there a message in your novel that you want readers to grasp?
Just that no matter what obstacles you face everyone deserves a chance to be happy.
Fiona: How much of the book is realistic and are experiences based on someone you know, or events in your own life?
I think every character has a little bit a me in them, maybe some more than others. Every book I’ve written includes at least one scene where most of the story is true.
Fiona: What books have most influenced your life most? a mentor?
My friends push me to be stronger and braver with my writing every day.
Fiona: Are there any new authors that have grasped your interest and who is your favorite author and what is it that really strikes you about their work?
I love Lauren Kate. Her books have the ability to take me away and dream of worlds that can only be found in books.
Fiona: Name one entity that you feel supported you outside of family members
I’ve met so many friends it would be impossible to name just one.
Fiona: Do you see writing as a career?
Fiona: If you had to do it all over again, would you change anything in your latest book?
Nope. It was the perfect story for Tess and Miller.
Fiona: Do you recall how your interest in writing originated?
Not really, it’s something I always loved to do.
Fiona: Can you share a little of your current work with us?
Fiona: Is there anything you find particularly challenging in your writing?
Grammar LOL! Actually, staying focused on just writing when sometimes there are a thousand other things to do for each book.
Fiona: Do you have to travel much concerning your book(s)?
Only for signings.
Fiona: Who designed the covers?
I use a variety of different cover designers. I’ve even design some of my own.
Fiona: What was the hardest part of writing your book?
Ending it. It’s hard to let the characters go.
Fiona: Did you learn anything from writing your book and what was it?
I’ve learned how hard it can be to be a military wife.
Fiona: If any of your books was made into a film who would you like to play the lead?
Depends on the book. Then again, Chris Evans could be in anything of mine!!
Fiona: Do you have any advice for other writers?
Write for you. Don’t worry about trends and what’s popular. Write what you love.
Fiona: Do you have anything specific that you want to say to your readers?
Thank you for giving me chance an always supporting me.
Fiona: What book are you reading now?
Love Under Construction by MC Cerny
Fiona: Do you remember the first book you read?
Something in the Babysitters club would be my guess.
Fiona: What makes you laugh/cry?
Anything that has the ability to pull at my heartstrings.
Fiona: Is there one person pass or present you would meet and why?
Fiona: What do you want written on your head stone and why ?
Fiona: Other than writing do you have any hobbies ?
Reading and baking.
Fiona: What TV shows/films do you enjoy watching?
Anything fast paced, with action. Ironically, I’m not a fan of romantic comedies.
Fiona: Favorite foods / Colors/ Music
Fiona: If you were not a writer what else would you like to have done?
I’d would have love to have been on Broadway.
Fiona: Do you have a blog/website? If so what is it?