Samantha Harrington author interview


Book questions

Tell us your latest news?

I’m working on getting the last two in the Volkov Mafia Series completed, Redemption. Alekzander’s story is taking a unexpected twist. and this book will be the first with a cover model on the front( Stefan Northfield squeals)

What book are you reading now?

i wish i could say that I’m reading right now, does a dictionary count…. if so then Collins English dictionary is a fascinating read.

Your books are so emotional. How long does it take for you to be able to get the characters out of your mind and move on to the next?

It takes me a while i will admit, but once there story is told and i feel that i have done them justice… I’m able to move on…. to the next

Are the names of the characters in your novels important?

In Fractured, yes one of the names is very important to me…..

What are the most important attributes to remaining sane as a writer?

never giving up no matter how much you want to. waking each day with a smile and trying so hard to keep that smile…. thats what i do….

What is the most demeaning thing said about you as a writer?

It’s not a proper job. Thats a nice hobby but when are you going to work.

How do you react to a bad review of one of your books?

i learn from them, i read each review and take into account what they have said and try to learn from it.

What was the hardest part of writing your book?

Time, time to do it justice, Time to fall in love with them and then not enough time to perfect the story for my characters..

Did you learn anything from writing your book and what was it?

Yes, i f i can publish a book and never give up then my kids should always try to never give up with anything they do in life, and as long as they are proud of me then I’m doing ok…

Is there a message in your novel that you want readers to grasp?

yeah you have to fight for your happy ever after… life’s hard and challenging and we all face different problems. but wont ever loose your fight and one day you will get that happy ever after..

Have you ever read or seen yourself as a character in a book or a movie?

No, i don’t think anyone has written anyone quiet as loud as me… hehe

Describe in 5 words, your writing:

Lust, Revenge, Love, Dark, Erotic

What do you use to write your book?

Im bad i should really write with pads and pens, but i use my Macbook air. it comes everywhere with me.

Do you listen to music while you write or read?

I do while I’m writing a really emotional scene, i feel it helps.

If you could write with any other author(s) who would it be and why?

oh i have a list but i would have to say that it would be E L James, as without her books i wouldn’t have found my love of reading again.

When you were a child what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be in the RAF, like my grandad was, A dog handler, with the military  Police

Did/Do you have a nickname?

Yeah i do, MOOFA lol as given to me buy my best friend Charlie, don’t ask me what for because i haven’t got a clue.

What are your pet peeves?

Ignorance, i hate it.

What is your favourite coffee shop drink?


What’s your favourite tv show?

Formula One
What is your favourite kind of cookie?
chocolate chip

If you were stranded on a deserted island, what three things would you have and why?

MY iPhone, pen and paper …..i could never get bored with a pen and paper the possibility are endless when you have all that time on your hands.

Where would you go if you had a time machine?]

I would go back to see my brother, just one more time…

Which is your favorite quote?

Carpe Diem…..seize the day… whats more apt for a writer…

If you were an ice cream what flavor would you be?

Vanilla, i think as you now what your getting with me.
What song best describes you?
Cindy Lauper girls just wanna have fun

Pepsi or Coke


Michael Fassbender or  Colin Farrell

Michael Fassbender

Cows or Sheep


. Castle or Town house


City or Country


Lover or Fighter


Pop or Rock Music


80’s or 90’s


Singing or dancing




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