My Weekly

From My Weekly…

Both my sons live thousands of miles away…

Author Erica James talks about the role reversal between child and parent, a theme of her new novel Mothers and Daughters

Read the article in My Weekly.

Female First article

Female First articleFrom Female First…

Seven things I’d like my readers to know about me by Erica James, author of Mothers and Daughters

Author Erica James writes a piece for Female First upon the release of her new book Mothers and Daughters.

Read the article in Female First.

What Happens Next | The Bestseller Experiment

The Bestseller ExperimentFrom The Bestseller Experiment Podcast…

The amazing Erica James returns to the podcast with her latest bestseller Mothers and Daughters. She tells us the key question she asks of her characters, why she wants a dark cloud on the covers of her books, and how events in the real world might affect our writing. Oh, and the two Marks ponder whether they should start their own religion.

This episode also features a clip from the audiobook of Mothers and Daughters read by Juliet Stevenson.

In this episode you will discover:

  • Why you should put your characters through hell.
  • The importance of the relationship between author and editor.
  • And how writers make sense of the world with storytelling…

Listen to the What Happens Next podcast.

From The Heart | The Bestseller Experiment

The Bestseller ExperimentFrom the Bestseller Experiment podcast…

How do you touch the heart of your readers? We get emotional over tea and cake with bestselling author Erica James. Erica has sold over 5 million copies of her twenty books, is winner of the Romantic Novel of the Year Award, and she never fails to break her readers’ hearts. We discover how she does it…

In this episode you will discover…

  • Why it’s so important to write from the heart
  • How talking to strangers can make you characters more interesting
  • The importance of trusting your instincts
  • How to know when your book isn’t working and how to fix it

Listen to the From the Heart podcast.