New Mystery and Thriller Books to Read | April 13

Hold on to the edge of your seat as we hunt for clues and solve the case with these exciting new mystery and thriller books for the week! There are so many bestselling authors with new novels for you to dive into this week including Thomas Scott, John Sandford, Sally Hepworth, Jack Carr, and many more. Enjoy your new mystery, thriller, and suspense novels. Happy reading!



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Books To Read For Fans of John Sandford

Books To Read For Fans of John Sandford

John Sandford is a New York Times Bestselling Author of mystery and thriller novels. He is best known for his popular Prey, Virgil Flowers, and The Singular Menace Series. If you’re on the lookout for some exhilarating new novels, don’t miss these new books to read for fans of John Sandford. You can add them all to your reading list right now!


State of Killers

by Thomas Scott

Release Date: March 1, 2021

The 11th book in the bestselling Virgil Jones Mystery Thriller Series by Thomas Scott… They’d flown out of Freedom, Indiana, Doc Bell at the controls of the state helicopter because the governor’s pilot, Richard Cool, was unconscious and bleeding out. As it happened, they didn’t need to stay and fight any longer, the state’s National Guard called in to clean up the last of the gun runners. But with everything happening so fast and furious, what they didn’t know at the time was this: The National Guard didn’t get everyone. Someone had escaped without the Guard’s knowledge, and now he has a plan to recover his losses

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Unholy Shepherd

by Robert W. Christian

Release Date: April 2, 2021

The first book in The Demon Sight Series by Robert W. Christian… A brutal crime. A town shaken to its core. And the woman who saw it all… For her entire life, Maureen has done nothing but run. Run from her past, run from her nightmares. But when she finds herself intertwined in the investigation of the brutal murders of two young boys, her dreams may hold the key to helping a struggling detective find justice.

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Snitches Get Stitches

by Ian Loome

Release Date: April 2, 2021

The 14th book in the Liam Quinn Mysteries Series by bestselling author Ian Loome… Patrick Doyle once had a shot as a fighter. A teenaged Liam Quinn ended that dream. Twenty years later, Doyle is a career criminal, a lowlife’s lowlife. But his sister, Andrea, was a great person — until someone tossed her into the winter-bound Schuylkill River. She left a note, but Doyle doesn’t believe it… and neither does Quinn. Andrea was involved in politics, a big-money game involving dangerous players. Her best friend, a drag queen, is hiding something.

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He’ll Be Waiting

by Liz Alterman

Release Date: April 2, 2021

When Tess Porter agrees to pick up her boyfriend’s college pal at the airport on a snowy December night, she has no idea she’s about to embark on the most dangerous ride of her life. Two days later, the 17-year-old wakes up in a hospital with broken bones, and unable to remember how she got there. Her parents are acting strangely, and neither James, her boyfriend, nor her best friend Izzy has visited. As she struggles to physically recover, Tess wrestles with haunting questions: What happened? Will her memory ever return? and what if she’s better off not recalling any of it?

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The Red Book

by James Patterson

Release Date: March 29, 2021

The second book in A Black Book Thriller Series by New York Times Bestselling Author James Patterson… For Detective Billy Harney, getting shot in the head, stalked by a state’s attorney, and accused of murder by his fellow cops is a normal week on the job. So when a drive-by shooting on the Chicago’s west side turns political, he leads the way to a quick solve. But Harney’s instincts — his father was once chief of detectives and his twin sister, Patti, is also on the force — run deep.

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You Love Me

by Caroline Kepnes

Release Date: April 6, 2021

The second book in the You Series by New York Times Bestselling Author Caroline Kepnes… Joe is done with the cities. He’s done with the muck and the posers, done with Love. Now, he’s saying hello to nature, to simple pleasures on a cozy island in the Pacific Northwest. For the first time in a long time, he can just breathe. He gets a job at the local library—he does know a thing or two about books—and that’s where he meets her: Mary Kay DiMarco. Librarian. Joe won’t meddle, he will not obsess. He’ll win her the old-fashioned way.

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Interview with Ian Loome, Author of Snitches Get Stitches

What can you tell us about your new release, Snitches Get Stitches?

Snitches Get Stitches is the fourteenth book in the Amazon best-selling Liam Quinn mysteries, an old-school private eye series in the tradition of Raymond Chandler and Robert B. Parker. Quinn is contact by a childhood boxing rival. The man’s life has fallen apart and he’s a career criminal. But he’s convinced his beloved sister’s recent death wasn’t the suicide police claim. She was involved in both politics and the local drag community, and had a growing list of enemies. Quinn, meanwhile, is waiting for wife Nora to give birth at any moment to their first child.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

I’m on the autism spectrum and began reading at an adult level at age three, so it was sort of a natural fit. I was a print journalist for twenty-five years.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

I can’t possibly limit it to five books, or ten, or twenty. My favorite books is usually just the last one I really enjoyed which, right now, would be The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

Probably JD Salinger. His character Holden Caulfield is the most misunderstood in books, mostly because kids read him when they’re teens themselves and still developing significant aspects of their empty. He wins (or loses, I suppose) poll after poll on the most annoying literary characters, but he’s just a kid who has lost his brother, the only person who care about him, and is lashing out at the world’s inequities. People were so hostile to Holden, I wouldn’t doubt his misunderstood nature is part of why Salinger was such a recluse.

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

If I can give myself deep sympathy or empathy for a character even having pre-plotted what’s going to happen. I had a teary moment at the end of the vigilante story I’ve been working on that reminded me how much a good tale can affect us.

What is a typical day like for you?

A lot of work; usually four hours here and there to write, another four of working on ads or technical stuff. Walking the dogs, household stuff, an hour or two at night of blues guitar.

What scene from Snitches Get Stitches was your favorite to write?

The fight in the alley. I hate bullies and it’s nice when they’re surprised.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

Absolutely not. Like is about being flexible and open to change.

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Interview with Author Rob Christian, Author of Unholy Shepherd

What can you tell us about your new release, Unholy Shepherd?

Unholy Shepherd is the first novel in a psychological thriller series called The Demon Sight. It follows the story of Maureen, a woman who was born with the disturbing ability to see through the eyes of those doing evil in her dreams. After having been instrumental in the discovery of her kidnapped brother’s body when she was just an eight-year old girl, her religiously fanatical mother has her sent to an abusive boarding school in order to exorcise the “demon” inside of her. Upon her escape at 17, she spends the next decade and a half of her life roaming the country, trying to shut out the nightmares that show her the evil of the world until she finds herself entangled in the investigation into the murders of two young boys in a small Missouri town. Now forced to use her abilities for good, she embarks on her mission to help a struggling local detective track down a killer and hopefully lay some of her own demons to rest. I first self-published the book with Kindle Direct Publish on Amazon and soon found myself drowning in the tide, as it were. While shopping around the sequel, I was fortunate enough to be offered a contract by a local publisher here in Wisconsin, Ten16 Press, who is a sub-company of Orange Hat Publishing, and was able to negotiate the re-release of Unholy Shepherd under their brand as well as the next book, A Perfect Victim (debuting sometime in October, he says in a shameless plug!). The new cover and interior design are fantastic, it already had several reviews on Amazon which they were able to merge into the new author page, I got serious and created my own website, www.robertwchristian.com, and off we went! Things are getting real now and I’m doing all I can to make this author thing my full time gig.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

People are going to laugh at this, but it’s true. Nathan Fillion and Castle. I was always a good writer and storyteller when I was younger, but I never felt like there was much of an opportunity for a career there. The first time I watched the show I said to myself, “I know it’s all fiction, but damned if Richard Castle (and let’s not get it twisted, Nathan Fillion, who I’ve been a fan of since Firefly) doesn’t make being a mystery writer look fun.” So I dabbled here and there with some ideas for other manuscripts that didn’t really go anywhere until I landed on the idea of The Demon Sight. Then I just sort of bounced around, writing scenes and chapters completely at random before I came to the conclusion that there might actually be a story here. At the time, my wife and I were expecting our son and I was already working from home as it was, so she just told me to go for it for real. And here we are.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

Lord of the Rings is my favorite book ever and that will never change. I’m a big fan of the Wheel of Time series as well and I would have to say that my favorite book of that series is the third one, The Dragon Reborn. Angels and Demons by Dan Brown will always be up there. I thought it was better than The Davinci Code and miles above his more recent stuff (no offense, meant). I suppose I need to put a “classic” work in there and I’m going to cheat a little and name a Shakespeare play: Julius Caesar is my favorite. Best dialogue, best characters in my opinion. And I’ll throw another oddball one out there. I was a big fan of Cracked back in the day and my favorite writer/online presenter was Daniel O’brien. He wrote a book called How to Fight Presidents that I’ve read so many times and it still makes me laugh.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

George R.R. Martin and “When are we getting Winds of Winter”? Or better yet, Nick Petrie, author of the Peter Ash novels and I’d say to him, “Hey, we’re both Wisconsin-based thriller writers who worked in the Real Estate industry (he was a home inspector, I still have my real estate sales license) before we became authors. How about introducing me to your agent?” (I’ve been rejected by over 30 literary agents to date and I’m not bitter at all! Haha! Maybe we with go with the GRRM version?)

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

I like creating worlds and getting inside the heads of my characters. With The Demon Sight, I spend a lot of time delving into the darker corners of the human mind and the extremes that certain societal institutions can be taken to in order to highlight the dangers of going too far. In that sense, it helps me come to terms with things that I see in everyday life that disturb me and leave me questioning how a person could do such things. And, unlike in real life, I get to control the ending as a writer, so that’s always nice.

What is a typical day like for you?

I have a toddler running around the house so there’s no such thing as a typical day. I try to cram in as much work as I can during nap times and on weekends when my wife is around more to watch him. (She’s the one with a “real job” in the family)

What scene from Unholy Shepherd was your favorite to write?

Chapter 14. It’s just a quiet scene between Maureen and the priest, Father Patrick, inside of an empty church but I felt so many layers to it in the dialogue in the subtle physical actions of each of them and it’s there that we first begin to see the cracks in the armor that Maureen wraps herself in against the rest of the world. I also made it a point to place the scene inside a church, which I believed gave it more power as for her entire life up til then the church represented nothing but punishment and pain to her. I loved writing all the scenes between these two characters, but this one was my favorite. It sets up everything that takes place later.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

I am a big Whovian and even though Peter Capaldi got off to an inauspicious start in the beginning of Season 9, by the end of his run, he became my favorite Doctor. One of the last things he says (as a reminder to his next self) before his regeneration is “Always try to be nice, but never fail to be kind.” I think that’s a perfect way to live one’s life. My wife had a print of those words made and we framed it and hung it in my son’s room. It’s the perfect reminder.  

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Interview with Liz Alterman, Author of He’ll Be Waiting

What can you tell us about your new release, He’ll Be Waiting?

He’ll Be Waiting combines a suspenseful plot with a coming-of-age story that explores love, grief, and the way secrets can cause families to unravel.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

One of my earliest memories is of my mom reading to me. I’ve always loved books and so writing one, and then having it published, has been a longtime dream of mine.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

Music for Torching by A.M. Homes

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Bridget Jones’s Diary by Helen Fielding

Will Not Attend by Adam Resnick

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

Judy Blume

What would you want to ask?

I’d like to know her secret for masterfully creating novels for children, teens, and adults, and if she’ll write another.

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

My favorite thing about writing is when an idea, a character, or even just a phrase comes to you out of nowhere and catches you by surprise.

What is a typical day like for you?

I’m a freelance writer so every day is a little different, but I start each morning with coffee while scrolling through email and news sites. From there, I finish up any lingering assignments, start new ones, and try to think of pitches. I also like to take a walk or two during the day because I sit for far too long. I enjoy baking and cooking, too, because your mind can wander and you’re still creating something.

What scene from He’ll Be Waiting was your favorite to write?

(I’m smiling just thinking about it!) My favorite scene to write was the one in which Tess meets James in the library so he can interview her for the school paper. I tried to capture that magical feeling you get in those initial moments of meeting someone really special.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

Henry Ford’s quote, “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.”

And one from He’ll Be Waiting: “Don’t dwell in the darkness. Linger in the light.”

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New Mystery and Thriller Books to Read | April 6

Hold on to the edge of your seat as we hunt for clues and solve the case with these exciting new mystery and thriller books for the week! There are so many bestselling authors with new novels for you to dive into this week including Ian Loome, Liz Alterman, Robert W. Christian, C.S. Harris, and many more. Enjoy your new mystery, thriller, and suspense novels. Happy reading!



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New Thriller Books For Your Spring Reading List | 2021

New Thriller Books For Your Spring Reading List | 2021

Need to add a little excitement to your Spring reading list? You’ll love these exhilarating new thriller book releases from bestselling authors E.J. Liston, Adriane Leigh, Mike Omer, Fern Michaels, Janet Evanovich, and Laura Griffin. Enjoy your new books!


Kings and Killers

by E.J. Liston

Release Date: February 21, 2021

If you mess with a Devil, there will be hell to pay… Mike Monroe’s Marine Corps platoon are more than just fellow Devils. They’re family. Rowdy, tough, and tight-knit, despite their differences, they have each other’s backs no matter what. After all, they’ve trained together, fought together, killed together, and celebrated many a drunken night together. Nothing can come between them. Until a double date turns into an ambush, one with dire consequences for all involved. But who attacked them, and why?

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The Last Writer

by Adriane Leigh

Release Date: March 8, 2021

When amateur thriller writer Ryn Weaver is accepted for the prestigious Writer-in-Residence program at The New York Public Library, she never expected to stumble into a real-life mystery surrounding the famous children’s book, Lillies in the Cellar. Inspired by Yara and her twin Yarrow Thornberry’s eccentric upbringing raised behind the walls of the library, the siblings have long-buried their infamous literary past as Yara now mentors young authors to follow in the footsteps of her best-selling success.

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A Deadly Influence

by Mike Omer

Release Date: April 1, 2021

The first book in the Abby Mullen Thriller Series by New York Times Bestselling Author Mike Omer… Lieutenant Abby Mullen is no stranger to crisis. As the hostage negotiation instructor for the NYPD, she deals with worst-case scenarios every day. Nothing fazes her anymore. That all changes when she gets a call from Eden Fletcher, a fellow survivor of the infamous Wilcox cult. The two haven’t spoken since the night of a tragic, fiery massacre, when their paths diverged.

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No Way Out

by Fern Michaels

Release Date: March 30, 2021

Ellie Bowman barely remembers the incident that put her into a coma. When she awoke, filled with unease, all she knew for certain was that her boyfriend, Rick, was missing. She knew she needed to get away from her old life and recover in safety. With the proceeds of a video game she helped develop, Ellie starts over in rural Missouri, working from her cottage and trusting no one except her friend and business partner.

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The Bounty

by Janet Evanovich

Release Date: March 23, 2021

The seventh book in the Fox and O’Hare Series by New York Times Bestselling Author Janet Evanovich… Straight as an arrow special agent Kate O’Hare and international criminal Nick Fox have brought down some of the biggest bad guys out there. But now they face their most dangerous foe yet—a vast, shadowy international organization known only as the Brotherhood.

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Flight

by Laura Griffin

Release Date: March 30, 2021

The second book in The Texas Murder Files Series by New York Times Bestselling Author Laura Griffin… When former forensic photographer Miranda Rhoads moves to the seaside town of Lost Beach, she’s decided to make her living as a wildlife photographer and put crime scenes behind her. But her plans are quickly upended when one morning, she comes across a couple sleeping in a canoe, entwined in an embrace. Looking closer, she realizes the man and woman aren’t asleep—they’ve been murdered.

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Interview with Adriane Leigh, Author of The Last Writer

What can you tell us about your new release, The Last Writer?

The Last Writer is the story of an ambitious young writer and a mystery surrounding a very famous children’s book from the past. The beautiful setting of The New York Public Library is the perfect backdrop for a chilling story about genius, madness, legacy, and ambition. I dove into this world and didn’t want to come up for air! I like to think that if Tim Burton and Stephen King made a movie together, it would look something like this.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

I write to understand life. From an early age I had an obsessive desire to understand all sides of it. The who, the what, the how are questions that keep me writing to this day.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

The Alchemist. The Ocean at the End of the Lane. Gone with the Wind. From Sand and Ash. All the Stephen King.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

I’d like to say somebody romantic like F. Scott or Hemingway, but the truth is, I’d love to sit down with Charles Bukowski or Hunter S. Thompson! They’re wild and unexpected and refused to conform. They sought to report life authentically, if not chaotically in their art, and I appreciate that.

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

The unexpected way a story unfolds as I write is the most exciting thing for me. I work with a brief outline and almost every chapter a character or scene surprises me in some way.

What is a typical day like for you?

I jump out of bed with coffee on my mind. Pack school lunches and get the kids on the bus, spend a few minutes over coffee talking to the hubby about our upcoming day. Write. Coffee. Instagram. Write. Edit. Coffee. Repeat. I end the day with administrative things because they zap my brain the most. Then the kids are off the bus and we cook and listen to music and drink wine (the adults, not the kids) and then we go to bed early. My life is boring and I love it. I used to spend more time traveling for business and hosting events for readers and authors, I loved it but after six years it left me no time for writing. I finally have time to play with the demons in my head!

What scene from The Last Writer was your favorite to write?

When I originally wrote The Last Writer, I imagined the entire setting in the secret apartments of The New York Public Library. Instead, an isolated ancestral home on Shelter Island continued to call me and I realized there was much more to this story than at first glance. What unfolded as I wrote is a tale that weaves a modern story about a writer with the dramatic and sometimes horrific history of a rambling old mansion on Long Island and the cracks that fracture the famous family that live inside of it. It was equal parts chilling and beautiful to write the scenes at Usher House. In my mind it exists in real life and someday I want to visit.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

Progress over identity is written on a sticky note above my desk (along with many more). I have a tendency to get wrapped up inside my own head, this grounds me to reality and keeps me forward-focused.

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Interview with EJ Liston, Author of Kings and Killers

What can you tell us about your new release, King and Killers?

Other than it’s the first book of a series (Scarlet and Gold Series), I wrote this debut novel of mine for the excitement of the plot, but more so and mainly for the characters. I devoted a good share of the novel to character development because I wanted potential readers to care about them. So much so to the point where they’d probably wished they’d actually known them and had friends like them.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

I’ve always had an imagination. Since high school, I thought film school was the medium for it. I went through it, out in LA, but it wasn’t until halfway through it that it didn’t feel like the right challenge for me. It didn’t feel fulfilling. Then it hit me, “I’ve always been good at English Comp.,” so I began writing the first draft of my first book. Several drafts and years later, I’ve finally released it on Amazon.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

The Stand by Stephen King, Life of Pi by Yann Martel, The King of Torts by John Grisham, The Enemy by Lee Child, Killer Instinct by Joseph Finder.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

Jesus Christ. If I could ask only one question, I would want to know how He and His Father created the universe. A follow up to that would be “Is the Big Bang Theory correct in how they made it?”. Maybe for a second or third, “Is there life out there other than mankind?”

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

Creating the dynamic between the characters. Also those times of “inspiration”. When you finally learn your own style of writing, it can be exhilarating.

What is a typical day like for you?

Writing generally about 6-8 hours a day. Working out. Keeping up my personal romantic life. Keep in touch with family and friends when I can.

What scene from King and Killers was your favorite to write?

Probably the jovial party scene at the end of the first chapter, and when Sanderson told his Mideast story to Nina and Michelle with Mike in attendance. I always get a kick out of those sorts of good-natured social exchanges between those characters.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

“Writing that’s worth a damn and earns your time to read. For any legacy, that’s good enough for me.”

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Interview with Ryder Hunte Clancy, Author of Mystic Invisible

What can you tell us about your new release, Mystic Invisible?

A young adult fantasy set in the Highlands of Scotland, Mystic Invisible is full of magic, adventure, mystery, and a touch of angst. If you like to read about any or all of the following, then this book is for you:

Magical Realism, Coming of Age Tales, Contemporary Legend and Folklore, Allusive and Mysterious Settings, Witty Banter and Endearing Characters, and Scotland, in all its majesty!

I truly hope that my readers have as much fun consuming Mystic Invisible as I did writing it.

What or who inspired you to become an author?

I actually never knew I wanted to be an author until just a few years ago. In fact, I pretty much despised writing throughout school and into college but I think that’s because I didn’t like being bound by certain topics or parameters. I recently came across a box of some of my really old school work – we’re talking probably sixth grade – and it was full of little stories starring characters inspired by folktales and Greek mythology. I’ll find little nuggets like that from time to time; stories I’d written throughout childhood and my teenage years, essentially my own tiny versions of fan fiction. So I think there actually was a bit of “author” in me all along, awakened by the heroes and characters I was currently learning or reading about. I think my inspiration was mostly gleaned from those figures and the authors that created them.

What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?

I feel like my top 5 list changes depending on the stage of life I’m in and what I’m going through at the time. But here are some pretty steady contenders, and they’re all based off of the emotional impact and sense of life-changing permanence they left with me: Ender’s Game, A Tale of Two Cities, The Giver, The Scarlet Pimpernel, The Hunger Games.

Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?

Okay, I’m intimidated even thinking about this because everyone who comes to mind is super, mega big…and smart. I’d really love to get Suzanne Collins’ insights on a few things though, especially since she writes for the same age group that I do. Aside from the usual book and author banter, I’d ask her about her process for addressing the sensitive topics of humanity that are so prominently presented and well-written into her books. I believe there is a fine line there, especially in the young adult genre, when our readers are still fresh and budding but also extremely impressionable and destined for greatness.

What’s your favorite thing about writing?

I love being able to see my work in the hands of eager readers. I climbed such a long, steep slope to get to publication so to be able to finally hand my book over to the world after all of the roadblocks and rejections has been extremely rewarding. It makes all of the sacrifice, sweat, and ugly crying worth it. I’ve also loved creating excitement around the Mystic Invisible world itself through my newsletters, social media, and website. The book is written, but that’s only the beginning. There are always games afoot!

What is a typical day like for you?

I have three small kids and several dogs, need I say more? Haha. I’m kidding… a little. Pre-pandemic, my day often looked like dropping my two older children off at school and then coming home and maintaining my house whilst keeping the toddler out of trouble and seeing to my other responsibilities in the community and within my church organization. I could usually get in an hour or two of writing time during the more quieter moments.

Now, it’s the constant chaos of directing my kids through online distance learning, breaking up fights, feeding everyone, cleaning up, feeding everyone again, dodging piles of laundry, answering book emails, curating and creating content for social media on all of my platforms, Zoom meetings with Calliope, the company I work for, and falling asleep slumped over my laptop late at night when I attempt to write. It’s a crazy phase of life and I’ve certainly learned the value of adaptation.

What scene from Mystic Invisible was your favorite to write?

I can’t say too much for the sake of spoilers, but one of my favorite chapters is towards the end of the book as things are wrapping up and conclusions are being made. It was one of those chapters that I wrote against a tight deadline and it came together surprisingly fast and well. There is a lot of subtle humor mixed in with the tension and discovery. It kind of caught me off guard which is why I think it’s my favorite.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

I do. In fact, I have several:

#OneRightMove is something I came up with during one of the lowest points in my writing journey. Mystic Invisible had been out on sub for over a year and had even undergone a rewrite, but with no book deal in sight. We had lots of bites, but ultimately no offers. I was getting pretty down on myself and anxiety started to take over, so much so that I started to convince myself that my agent was going to drop me because I was such a failure. I kept thinking, “One wrong move. I’m just one wrong move away from this all going down the drain and losing everything.” It wasn’t until a dear friend and fellow author slapped some sense and perspective into me that my “One wrong move” mentality switched to “One right move.” #OneRightMove is all it takes to go from scraping the bottom, to soaring through the stars. So, keep fighting. Get out there, march onwards. Ask questions, lots of them, because if you don’t ask, the answer is always no. Always remember, “Success is often a matter of hanging on longer, when others have given up.”

Ryder Hunte Clancy is the author of the new book Mystic Invisible

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