Index of Meet & Greet Interviews (Authors)

This is a comprehensive list of all the authors I have interviewed (not included are the 4 most current ones on the main Meet & Greet Page). If you are looking for a particular genre, this guide should help narrow your search.

The genre categories have been taken directly from the author’s interview segment.


Name                         Genre of Works


Aldridge, Chris                                Fiction/Fantasy/Horror/Non-Fiction Religious

Alexander, Reed                             Horror/Action

Altieri, Pete                                      Horror/Suspense

Altman, Martin                               Poetry

Andrews, Davia                              Poetry

Ankers, Karen                                 Poet/Playwright/Novelist

Ankrom, Reg                                   Biography, history, fiction




Bates, Steven                                 Poetry
Bavar, Amir                                     Action/Thriller/Rom-Com/Fantasy/ creative non-fiction
Bedore, Karen                                Romance/Historical/Renaissance
Behee, Lindsey                              Paranormal/Fiction
Belford, Barbara                           Middle Grade Fiction/Middle Grade Historical Fiction
Bellabone, Sophie                        Comedic Horror
Bennett, Olivia J.                           Young adult, new adult, contemporary, suspense/thriller
Bentil, Shelby                                 Fiction
Berner, David W.                           Memoir/Creative Nonfiction/Fiction
Bettis, Priscilla                              Horror
Bierschbach, Trever                     Speculative fiction focusing on Dystopia and Fantasy
Bingham, Dewhitt L.                    Non-Fiction
Black, Michael A.                          Mystery/ Thriller/Western/Sci-Fi/ Nonfiction
Blackwell, Felix                             Horror, Thriller, Fantasy
Boote, Justin                                  Horror, Dark Fiction
Borys, Debra R.                             Mystery/Suspense
Boyack, Craig                                 Speculative fiction/Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Paranormal
Bradstreet, Jason E.                    Paranormal Fiction/Bad poetry
Brakenhoff, Kelly                         Cozy Mystery and Children’s Picture Books
Brooks, Dr. Ian D.                         Self-Help, Coaching, Personal Development
Broquard, Vic                                Computer programming texts/Sci-Fi/Fantasy/YA
Burke, J.Lee                                    Suspense Thriller
Busboom, David                           Horror/Speculative Fiction
Butcher, Liz                                    Horror/Dark Fantasy/Speculative Fiction
Byars, Desiree                               Horror


Camalliere, Pat                            Mystery, historical, amateur sleuth
Carmack, Keith                             Comics/Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Chadwick, Angel                           International Crime Mystery/Thriller/Multicultural/Romance/ Suspense/ Action/Adventure/Horror/Sci-fi, Poetry/Memoir
Clampitt, Cynthia                         Nonfiction:primarily food history and travel
Clark, Kay A.                                   YA/Adult/Pets-Cats
Clark, Tracy                                     Crime/PI Novel
Colbert, Sandra M.                       Short stories/Crime/Mystery
Consolino, Christina                    Women’s Fiction
Cortis, Bruno                                  Preventing heart Disease- Spirituality & Medicine
Cowan, Kristina                             Narrative Non-Fiction
Crook, Frederick H.                      Dystopian Sci-Fi/Paranormal-Historical



Daily, Pat                                          Science Fiction
Davidsaver, Mary R.                     Cozy Mysteries with regional interest
Dean, McKenna                              Paranormal Romance
Dembicki, Pauline G.                    Non-Fiction Law
Deppner, Megan                            Horror/supernatural/paranormal
Derosby, Alan                                 Horror/Fantasy/Speculative Fiction
Disney, Neda                                  Literary Fiction/Magic Realism
Doyle, D.J.                                        Horror/Thriller
Drewe, Lane                                    Thriller/Mystery
Dunn, Rachael                                Fantasy/Sci-Fi/Horror
Dyer, Joshua                                    Horror/Fantasy/Sci-Fi/Western/ historical/General Fiction



Else, J. Lynn                                     Fantasy, historical fiction, science fiction
Esther, Olivia                                  Sci-Fi/Poetry



Fair, Kevin N.                                 Upper Middle Grade/YA
Farah, Andrew                              Biography
Ferro, Michael A.                          Literary Fiction
Fifield, Anne                                  Children’s Mysteries
Finney, Brian                                 Non-Fiction/Fiction
Flewitt, Paul                                  Horror/Dark Fantasy
Flynn, Rebecca                             Urban/Paranormal fantasy
Ford, Carol M.                               Biography/Pets/Thriller/Mystery
Foster, Darlene                             Middle Grade Fiction
Franco Jr., Conrad                        Non-fiction (Business, Education)/Fiction (Poetry, Short Stories)
Francone, Vincent                        Creative Nonfiction/Poetry/Fiction/Meandering Essay
Frazier, Jan                                     Fantasy/Self-help/Historical Fiction/ Mystery, Fiction
Frazier, Marc                                 Poetry/Memoir/Flash Fiction/Fiction
Frazier, Sean R.                             Fantasy/Fantasy-Humor
Fredrick, John Andrew                Comic literary fiction/Film Criticism


Gadd, Jennifer L.                         YA paranormal/YA fantasy/YA science fiction/Picture books/Hi-lo books (high-interest, low-readability for reluctant & challenged readers)
Gadd, R.                                          Romance/Contemporary Romance
Garcia, Ricardo L.                         Science Fiction
Garner, James Finn                     Humor/Satire/Mystery
Gerrib, Chris                                  Science Fiction
Giannangelo, Stephen J.           True Crime, Serial Murder, Forensic Psychology
Girardi, Robert I.                          History/American History/American Civil War
Green, Hollye                               Children’s Fiction, Adult Supernatural Horror Fiction
Greene, Jenna                              YA fantasy and Children’s



Hall, Joan                                          Suspense/Romantic Suspense
Handshaw, Darran M.                  Science Fiction/Fantasy
Herman, Heidi                                Newly published novel women’s lit/chick lit, previous works in children’s and Icelandic folklore
Herres, John T.M.                           Horror/Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Adventure/Children’s story
Higgins, Jeffrey James                 Thrillers, creative nonfiction, essays
Hildenbrand, Beth                         Dark Fantasy/Horror
Hogan, Fiona                                   Multi-genre – Gothic and contemporary horror/Humorous/Romance/Contemporary women’s fiction/Supernatural/Faerie/Ghost story
Hornung, Carol Shay                      LGBTQ Mystery
Howie, Rebecca                               YA/Mystery



Isley, Jalyn                                         Spirituality/Self-Help



Jacobs, James V. “Jim”                   Young Adult
James, Renee                                   Mystery/Thriller
Jarvis, Zeke                                       Fiction/Creative-Non Fiction
Johnson, L.B.                                    Memoir/YA/Coming-of-Age
Johnson, Toni                                   Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Steampunk/Horror
Johnston, Brian R.                           Non-Fiction
Jones, Rysheem                               Autobiography/Drama/Romance


Kang, Monica K.                              Non-Fiction/Business
Kelly, David M.                                Science Fiction
Keith, Emersyn                                YA Fantasy
Klefstad, Dan                                   Gothic horror/vampire
Kriete, Marilyn                                Memoir
Krizek, Mitzy                                    Paranormal Romance
Kuhn, Kevin A.                                 Speculative Fiction



LaFawn, Desiree                              Romance/Fantasy/PNR
Lawson, Jackie                                 YA/NA Fantasy and LQBTQIA+ Humor/General fiction/General fantasy
Leiser, Savy                                       Picture books/Contemporary young-adult/Contemporary new-adult/Music journalism
Levi                                                      Horror/Modern Fantasy
Lickel, Lisa J.                                     Romance/Suspense/Children’s cozy mystery/Literary
Lilly, Lisa M.                                      Fiction: Supernatural Thrillers, Occult, Suspense/Mystery/Nonfiction: Books On Writing Craft
Vicki Lipe                                          Children’s literature (specifically illustrated haiku poetry)
Ellen Jo Ljung                                  Memoir
Llewellyn, Claire Fluff                   Poetry: Fiction and Non-Fiction, Horror, Dark Humour
Lowe, Cary                                        Memoir
Lowrance, Carrie                            Poetry, Children’s and upcoming Clean & Wholesome Romance
Lutz, Tom                                          Noir/Thriller/Literary novel



MacGregor, Ken                             Primarily Dark, Speculative Fiction (Horror), but I write across the spectrum
Mack, Margie                                  Memoir
Malik, Terry John                            Crime/thriller/Mystery/Psychological thriller
Malotke, Brianna                           Mainly horror poetry. I’ve been delving into romance recently.
Marchand, Chris                             Non-fiction, history, education, and church ministry.
Marchand, Matthew                     Christian Poetry
Marchisello, Sharon                      Mystery/women’s fiction. I’ve also written a nonfiction personal finance book.
Marcus, Susan Bass                      Fantasy fiction/Speculative fiction/Contemporary fairy tales
Mars, Elizabeth                               Romance Murder Mystery
Mason, Ronald                                Poetry/Autobiography
Matthis, Bill                                     Fiction/LGBTQ fiction/ Historical fiction/Family saga with Psychological Mystery/LGBTQ plus disability fiction.
McCarthy, Regina E.                       Children’s
McDonald, J.E.                                  Paranormal Romance
McDonough, Sean                           Horror
McFarland, John S.                          Horror
McLean Jr., Eugene C.                          Horror
Mclean, Jo-Anne                              Supernatural Thriller / Urban Fantasy
McNamara, Francis                         Historical Mystery
McNeill, Amanda                             Dystopian/Mystery/Paranormal
Meara, Marcia                                  Romantic Suspense, Mystery, Paranormal Cross-Genres, and Things That Go Bump in the Night
Millhouse, Daniel                           I write multiple in multiple genres. I’ve been told to stick with one or use different pen names for different genres, but I write for the joy of it. I do it for me and hope that others enjoy the stories I tell.
Moore, Cait                                      Romance/YA
Moore, Michael J                            Horror/Thriller/Romance/YA
Moore, Patricia                               Children’s picture books/Poetry for adults
Morris, Pamela                               Horror/Erotica
Munter, Pam (Dr.)                          Fiction/Non-fiction



Nelson, Andrew G.                        Mystery/Suspense
Newquist, HP                                 Horror/Thriller/Strange Science
Noe, Victoria                                   Non-Fiction
Nola, Candace                                Horror/Dark Fantasy



Oakley, Kristin A.                          Mainstream/Contemporary Fiction/YA Dystopian
Oh, Miranda                                   Chick Lit
Orange, Carol                                 Mystery/Suspense
Osmund, Florence                        Literary Fiction



Peach, D. Wallace                       Fantasy with a smattering of Sci-Fi
Peirce, Michael                            War, Sci Fi, Zombie War, Military Romance, Horror
Peters, CM                                     Romance, Fantasy, Thriller, Erotica
Piron-Gelman, Diane                  Suspense/Historical Mystery
Polen, Teri                                      YA Horror & Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Powell, Christie Valentine        YA Fantasy
Powell, Marie                                Fantasy, YA Fantasy, Medieval Fantasy
Powelson, Jannifer                      Children’s Educational picture books and Adult Cozy Mysteries
Preston, M.J.                                  Horror/Sci-Fi/Thriller/Mystery
Prochaska, Georgann                  Fiction-Mystery





Rae, Dina                                          Sci-Fi/Horror/Mystery/Historical Fiction/Non-Fiction
Ramacitti, Dave                             Crime, Mystery, Thriller (Police Procedural)
Raymond, Kristine                        Historical western romance, Erotic drama, Contemporary romance, Cozy mystery
Renz, Gregory Lee                         Upmarket Fiction
Rogers, Irene Ceder                      Non-Fiction
Rohwer, Jorn Jacob                        Essays. Portrays. Biographical conversations.
Rybicki, Richard                             Crime/Thriller/Mystery



Sayers, Stephen Paul                    Horror/Supernatural Thriller
Schafer, Otto                                   Contemporary Fantasy
Schiller, Ralph                                 Film History
Shepherd, Terry                              I write thrillers about awesome women detectives and mystery stories for kids.
Shewmaker, Brian G.                    Sci-Fi/Space Opera
Shipley, Danielle E.                       Mostly YA Fantasy that puts a new spin on old fairytales and folklore
Shults, Sylvia                                 Paranormal Non-Fiction/Horror/Romance
Sills, Kenny                                     Horror/Thriller/Suspense
Sins, C. G.                                         Fantasy Fiction
Smelker, Jerrod S.                         Fiction (horror, general)/Non-Fiction (crime prevention and personal safety)
Smith, Brian J.                                Horror and mystery fiction/Crime/Noir
Smith, Christopher                       Fiction/Poetry
Smith, G.E.                                       Dark/Horror Fiction
Smith, Jeffry                                   Science Fiction, Fantasy, Humor, and Middle School
Smith, Keith E.                               Action/Thriller
Smith, Laura                                   Middle Grade Fiction
Spock, Edward J.                           Horror
Spryszak, R.W.                               Irrealism/Gothic
Steele, Eli                                        Fantasy
Stevan, Diana                                Historical Fiction, Romantic Mystery, Women’s Fiction
Stielstra, Julie                                Fiction/some essays
Stout, Dan                                       Fantasy/Mystery
Swanberg, Roy                              Christian Fiction/Non-Fiction



Tearmann, O.E.                              Dystopian scifi queer romance
Terrinoni, Victoria                         Non-Fiction Memoir
Thomas, Richard                           Fantasy/ SF/Horror/Thrillers/ Transgressive/Magical realism/Neo-noir/Literary fiction
Tither, Lesley                                  Crime Fiction/Travel Memoirs/Children’s Fiction
Tritschler, VK                                  Romance
Turmel, Wayne                               Mostly Historical Fiction/Some short pieces of indeterminate genre





Vachon, PA                                        Paranormal Romance



Wagner, Mary T.                             Essay Collections/Chapter Books
Walsh, Brendan                              Fantasy, Science Fiction, Thriller, YA, New Adult, LGBT, High Fantasy
Waymire, Zach                                Horror, Young Adult Horror, Children’s Horror
Webster, Amanda L.                     Young Adult/Rural Fantasy/Adult Fantasy/The occasional Instagram poem
Weiss, Frank                                    Thriller/Horror/Suspense
Weiss, Kelly Fumiko                      Science Fiction/Serial Fiction
Weisskopf, Robert                         Cookbook/Sci-Fi (space opera)
Wendt, Jamie                                   Poetry
Whales, Jay                                      Horror, but to paraphrase the late Richard Laymon “I don’t actually write horror, I write crime fiction.”
White, Barbara Claypole              Mainstream /Book club fiction /Women’s fiction /Upmarket commercial fiction / Literary fiction /Southern fiction
Wickenden, David                          Thrillers /YA Fantasy
Williams, MK                                    Sci-Fi Thriller/Contemporary Short Fiction/Contemporary Fiction
Wills, John M.                                  Varied
Winton, Rosalind                           Poetry
Wray, Stacy M.                                Contemporary Romance/Suspense




Young, Debbie                                 Cozy Mystery – Romantic Comedy



Zeiss, Joyce Burns                         Young Adult Historical Fiction
Zigler, Victoria                                Poetry / Children’s stories