Author Spotlight: Ben Hennessy

Author Interviews
Today I'd like to introduce Ben Hennessy, author of YA fantasy novel Queen of the World. He is also one of the final authors to be featured in my series of interviews  spotlighting Inspired Quill Press. He'll be sharing his journey to publication and some key advice for writers still on the quest. 1. Can you tell us a bit about your novel, Queen of the World? Queen of the World is the story of a young girl named Sarene, who lives in a world where peace is maintained by the word of the Four, all-powerful mages with the ability to do anything they wish. The rulers of each nation act according to a single rule: if they wage wars with their neighbours or mistreat their people, the Four will punish them.…
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Author Spotlight: Keith Yatsuhashi

Author Interviews
Today's author happens to be one of my favourite people at Musa, and I'm thrilled to have Keith Yatsuhashi here to discuss his work. I haven't actually read his novel, Kojiki, yet, but I'm definitely looking forward to it. Please give Keith a warm welcome. 1. Can you tell us a bit about your novel, Kojiki? Sure. Kojiki is the story of an eighteen-year-old Japanese girl named Keiko Yamada. Keiko lives in the US, but when her father dies unexpectedly, he leaves her with a mysterious note, telling her to go to Japan in his place and find ‘the Gate’. He gives no other explanation—just that her camera will show her the way. Not knowing what else to do, Keiko follows her father’s last wish and soon finds herself in the…
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