Let’s get you introduced to everyone, shall we? Tell us your name. What is your age?

My name is Alexander Saunders and I’m 28 years old

Where are you from?

I was born in Portsmouth England and came over here when I was very young

Fiona: A little about yourself (ie,  your education, family life, etc.).

Just that I have a great mom and dad and a great sister and the I been in special education all my school life

Fiona: Tell us your latest news.

Nothing much

Fiona: When and why did you begin writing?

I started writing at the age of 12 or 11 and it help me through a lot of problems I went through as a kid.

Fiona: When did you first consider yourself a writer?

When I saw it was the thing I enjoy doing and want to do for the rest of my life

Fiona: What inspired you to write your first book?

I always felt like life’s punching bag and wanted nothing more for it to change and when I wrote my first book a long time ago I saw that it was a great escape and I continue to write ever since

Fiona: How did you come up with the title?

After seeing how it was as I wrote I thought it was something that made sense.

Fiona: Do you have a specific writing style? Is there anything about your style or genre that you find particularly challenging?

No

Fiona: How much of the book is realistic and are experiences based on someone you know, or events in your own life?

Most of it is just situation I got into and help me see it through a view I wish could happen

Fiona: To craft your works, do you have to travel? Before or during the process?

Most of it was just through imagination since I am always stuck in my imagination when I feel things go from bad to worse

Fiona: Who designed the covers?

Black rose writing and they did a great job with it why I hope they will get to do more of my books in the near future

Fiona: Is there a message in your novel that you want readers to grasp?

I just wanted to share my books with the world and inspire many to do the right thing and that imagination is the way to go if you want to escape bad situation that happen all the time

Fiona: Are there any new authors that have grasped your interest?  Who is your favorite writer, and what is it about their work that really strikes you?

J K Rowling Roald Dahl P L Travers Beatrix potter.

Because they are true writers write for the love of it something I love to do

Fiona: Outside of family members, name one entity that supported your commitment to become a published author.

Don’t have one to say

Fiona: Do you see writing as a career?

I do because it makes me happy and alive

Fiona: If you had to do it all over again, would you change anything in your latest book?

Well right now I have that chance because my last flash drive died on my and it contained years of work glad I made paper copies and never throw away my notes and I’m making a lot of them better than before and hope one day they will all get to be read by many readers

Fiona: Did you learn anything during the writing of your recent book?

I hope my readers learn for it because most of the stuff I wrote and lessons I wish I learnt a long time ago

Fiona: If your book was made into a film, who would you like to play the lead?

The way I see movies are being made these days I don’t think I want any of my books made into movies unless I get to have a say and know what’s going on at all times and no I do not ever want a lead because I am not an actor I’m an author

Fiona: Any advice for other writers?

Just to say if you want to be a writer write for the love of it and because you want to nothing else nothing more

Fiona: Anything specific you want to tell your readers?

Only to always be yourself and always make the right choices

Fiona: What book are you reading now?

Nothing right now because I am focusing more on my own books

Fiona: Do you remember the first book you read?

Not really

Fiona: What makes you laugh/cry?

I don’t really want to answer that

Fiona: Is there one person, past or present, you would love to meet? Why?

No

Fiona: Do you have any hobbies?

Just writing and movie collecting

Fiona: What TV shows/films do you enjoy watching?

Just many old Disney films the Jurassic park movies the harry potter movies that includes the prequels they are making right now star wars and a few others

Fiona: Favorite foods, colors, music?

Don’t have any favorite colors or music but my favorite food of all is pizza

Fiona: Imagine a future where you no longer write. What would you do?

I can’t imagine a future like that only if I feel like I can’t find anything to write about

Fiona: You only have 24 hours to live how would you spend that time?

Go to all my favorite places and spend it just enjoying myself

Fiona: What do you want written on your head stone?

Don’t know

Fiona: Do you have a blog or website readers can visit for updates, events and special offers?

My Facebook page

Info about the author

I have been writing books for a very long time and this is the first  one I’ve ever gotten published

And in this book it may not be what you see today but as you read it you’ll getlost in you imagination like I did when I wrote it.

Writing this and may others got me through some bad times and I am grateful to finally have a book out there and hope it will help you though your own troubles

Info on the book

The Magical Tale of Hillary and Harold Greenwood is a story about a brother and a sister who are left to fend for themselves after they are abandoned by their guardian. They soon set off to find a new life. Much to their surprise, they find a life they never expected, uncovering secrets and magic they never believed possible.

Available for preorder

Barnes and noble, black rose writing, Amazon and my Facebook page

Amazon authors page UK https://www.amazon.co.uk/Alexander-Saunders/e/B07BJ28YN4/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1538412751&sr=1-2-ent

Amazon Authors page USA  https://www.amazon.com/Alexander-Saunders/e/B07BJ28YN4/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1538412748&sr=1-2-ent