Interview on Sallie’s Book Reviews!

Sallie was kind enough to host me on her blog today! 

Sallie: What do you think makes a good story?
Jo: Good characters. It’s like the Harry Potter series, some of the storytelling was a bit lackluster, the final battle was a letdown, but everyone loves the series anyway because they love the characters. If you make great characters that leave people lots of room to play with (whether this means fan fiction or just ‘fantasizing about’) then readers will forgive a less than stellar story because they just want to see more of the character and learn more of those all important details.

Stop by to see the answers to other questions, such as what is the most common comment I get from readers and the all important one: Buffy or Xena?

http://yesterdaydaugher.blogspot.com/2013/02/joleene-naylor-author-of-ties-of-blood.html

 

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6 Comments

  1. I saw the interview! Great!!! Take care, Emily

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  2. Great interview. I love Sallie’s interviews anyway.

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  3. I agree 100% about the characters make for a good story. The characters are the things we remember more than the specifics in a scene. 😀

    Xena? Really? I would have pegged you for a Buffy fan. hehe

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