Who recommended you to Book Town? What do you hope to get out of Book Town?
What is your trade? Author? Publicist? Book Blogger?
What genre of books have you written?
young adult, mystery, contemporary mainstream, nonfiction sports
Title of your novels
The Bully List, Shooting Star, A Confidential Man, Foolish Is The Heart, A Long Highway, The Touch, Baron of the Blue Grass, March Madness, Basketball in the Bluegrass State
Do you have a website?
Do you have another web site? Google Plus, Facebook, Twitter?
Short Description of Your Novel
Shooting Star: Jesse Christopher finds out that it’s not easy being the new kid in school, no matter how well you play basketball. When discovered shooting hoops at a school playground by a high school coach, Jesse seems to be the missing piece to the puzzle for a team that aspires to win the Kentucky state championship. But Jesse faces an array of problems in his new environment as he tries to make friends in the classroom and become part of the school’s close-knit basketball team. Can Jesse overcome the obstacles and lead his team to a state high school basketball title?
Please give a short Author's Bio (please limit to 250 words)
Michael Embry is the author of three nonfiction basketball books and five novels. His career includes more than 30 years in journalism as a reporter, sportswriter and editor. He is a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association and serves on the selection committee of the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame. He lives in Frankfort, Ky., with his wife, Mary, and Yorkshire terriers, Baxter and Bucky.
Type of Books you like to read
Mystery, Romance, Non fiction, other