Author Q&A – Helen Scheuerer (Author of YA Fantasy Heart of Mist)

Author Q&A – Helen Scheuerer (Author of YA Fantasy Heart of Mist)

Recently, I reviewed YA fantasy novel Heart of Mist by debut author Helen Scheuerer. I really enjoyed it, so to promote this wonderful lady even more, I’m going to do a little Q&A with her in this post! Hope you enjoy it. If you have any more questions, leave them in the comments and I’ll see if I can get an answer for you.

Recently, I reviewed YA fantasy novel Heart of Mist by debut author Helen Scheuerer. Helen also did a Q&A with me, which I'm sharing here!

I’ve always loved creating new worlds and completely building them from the ground up. Do you have a specific process when it comes to world building? What’s your favourite thing to create?

I definitely have a process when it comes to world building, and actually – it’s the same sort of process I use for creating characters too. I always start with a very vague notion of a location or a person in my head, and then I layer more detail in, draft after draft. It’s a long and difficult process, but I really struggle to create something authentic from the get-go. I need to take my time getting to know the place or the character, and work authentic details in naturally.

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New Author Spotlight #6: Juniper Shaw

New Author Spotlight #6: Juniper Shaw

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight series! Each week, I’ll shine the spotlight on a brand new author. They’ll tell you a bit about themselves and their books, and I’ll share the links where you can find out more about them. You never know – you might find a new favourite!

This week’s guest is Juniper Shaw, author of adventure/humour short story Fat Girl Hiking. Over to you, Juniper!

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New Author Spotlight #5: Jennifer Hodgeson

New Author Spotlight #5: Jennifer Hodgeson

It's time for another New Author Spotlight ! This time I'm featuring Jennifer Hodgeson, author of 'The Ups, Downs & AHA! Moments Of Your Journey'.

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight series! Each week, I’ll shine the spotlight on a brand new author. They’ll tell you a bit about themselves and their books, and I’ll share the links where you can find out more about them. You never know – you might find a new favourite!

This week’s guest is Jennifer Hodgeson, author of self-help book The Ups, Downs & AHA! Moments Of Your Journey: Connecting The Spirit, Mind & Body. Over to you, Jennifer!

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New Author Spotlight #4: Christine Karper-Smith

New Author Spotlight #4: Christine Karper-Smith

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight, where I shine the light on brand new authors! This week's guest is Christine Karper-Smith, author of Uncharted Course.

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight series! Each week, I’ll shine the spotlight on a brand new author. They’ll tell you a bit about themselves and their books, and I’ll share the links where you can find out more about them. You never know – you might find a new favourite!

This week’s guest is Christine Karper-Smith, author of contemporary romance Uncharted Course. Over to you, Christine!

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New Author Spotlight #3: W J Willans

New Author Spotlight #3: W J Willans

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight, where I shine the light on brand new authors! This week's guest is W J Willans, author of A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing.

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight series! Each week, I’ll shine the spotlight on a brand new author. They’ll tell you a bit about themselves and their books, and I’ll share the links where you can find out more about them. You never know – you might find a new favourite!

This week’s guest is W J Willans, author of crime/mystery thriller A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing. Take it away!

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New Author Spotlight #2: Dylan James Quarles

New Author Spotlight #2: Dylan James Quarles

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight, where I shine the light on brand new authors! This week's guest is Dylan James Quarles, author of The Man From Rome.

Welcome to the New Author Spotlight series! Each week, I’ll shine the spotlight on a brand new author. They’ll tell you a bit about themselves and their books, and I’ll share the links where you can find out more about them. You never know – you might find a new favourite!

This week’s guest is Dylan James Quarles, author of urban fantasy novel The Man From Rome. Over to you, Dylan…

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