He began writing for Multnomah in 1992. He has now written 114 novels. Joanna was hired by the president of Multnomah Publishers in 1997 to be her husband’s coauthor. The have now written 38 novels together. They live in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
Tell us a little about your latest release:
In the second series, John and Breanna married, and John became Chief United States Marshal of the country’s Western District, with his office in Denver, Colorado. So many fans of the Stranger and Breanna contacted our publisher, asking for another series about them. We are now doing a trilogy in response.
You co-authored this book. Can you explain the process for co-authoring a novel?
Tell us a little about your main character and how you developed him/her:
What did you enjoy most about writing this book? Least?
What made you start writing?
What does your writing space look like?
What would you do with your free time if you weren’t writing?
What's the most difficult part of writing for you (or was when you first started on your novel journey)?
Do you put yourself into your books/characters?
What message do you hope readers gain from your novel?
What are a few of your favorite books (not written by you) and why are they favorites?
What do you wish you’d known early in your career that might have saved you some time and/or frustration in writing? In publishing?
How much marketing do you do? What have you found that particularly works well for you?
Tell us what we have to look forward to in the future. What new projects are you working on?
Do you have any parting words of advice?