Who recommended you to Book Town? What do you hope to get out of Book Town?
Barbara Watkins I look forward to meeting other authors and those in the industry. I also wish to promote my books and blogs.
What is your trade? Author? Publicist? Book Blogger?
Author, Book Blogger
What genre of books have you written?
New Millennialism, speculative fiction, sci-fi/fantasy, literary fiction/romantic adventure and an historical memoir
Title of your novels
Planet Alt-Sete-Nine (Book One: The Lost Princess)
Ice Cream Camelot
Do you have a website?
Do you have another web site? Google Plus, Facebook, Twitter?
Short Description of Your Novel
Planet Alt-Sete-Nine is the first book in a trilogy about young girl trapped between two realities as she beta tests a new video game for her boyfriend.
Elysian Dreams is a romantic adventure about three people whose lives continue to cross as each searches their dreams while seeking their destiny.
Ice Cream Camelot is an historical memoir about my growing up during the Kennedy administration. It tells the history of Kennedy's presidency as well as my personal history and how the country's youngest leader influenced me.
Please give a short Author's Bio (please limit to 250 words)
I presently have three novels and numerous short stories published. 2020 will see the publication of Planet Alt-Sete-Nine (Book Two: Princess Haylee) and Wouldn't It Be Funny If.. a compolation of my New Millennialism short stories. Planet Alt-Sete-Nine (The Lost Princes) was a finalist for the Endeavour Award.
I was born and raised in Philadelphia and the Philly suburbs. After serving in the Army during the Vietnam war I pursued a 30+ year career in radio as a DJ. I have been writing short stories, poetry, essays and books since I was a teen. My poetry was first published in a national anthology while I was still in high school. I am single and currently live in the Ballard section of Seattle.
Type of Books you like to read
Sci fi, Romance, Biographies, Non fiction, other, Horror