So it's been a little while since we've had one of these, but I'm excited to share our latest Author 10, from Christina C Jones!
1. Favorite book of all time?
Friends and Lovers, Eric Jerome Dickey. One of the first by him, and he opened my eyes to the world of contemporary black lit.
2. Favorite author of all time?
See #1, lol!
3. Favorite book turned movie?
Harry Potter series. They delivered those movies beautifully.
4. Favorite genre to read?
5. Favorite genre to write?
Black romance. :)
6. What is your go-to writing playlist?
I can't listen to music while I write! Too easily distracted, lol. But I have an old school r&b mix that always makes ideas flow when i'm not writing.
7. What snack/drink must you have while you're writing? If any?
Don't judge me, but I write/edit so well with a bag of pork cracklins. (hides face)
8. How do you celebrate a release day?
Dinner with my family, with a great dessert.
9. What's your favorite part about being an author?
Creating worlds, characters, and lives that people can dive into for a literary escape.
10. Why should people read your books?
Because I'm passionate about positive representation of black characters, and showing that healthy black love exists.
Christina C. Jones is a modern romance novelist who has penned more than 15 books. She has earned a reputation as a storyteller who seamlessly weaves the complexities of modern life into captivating tales of black romance.
Prior to her work as a full time writer, Christina successfully ran Visual Luxe, a digital creative design studio. Coupling a burning passion to write and the drive to hone her craft, Christina made the transition to writing full-time in 2014.
With more than 17,000 books sold or borrowed, Christina has attracted a community of enthusiastic readers across the globe who continue to read and share her sweet, sexy, and sometimes scandalous stories.
Most recently, two of Christina's book series have been optioned for film and television projects and are currently in development.
Read her blog: www.BeingMrsJones.com
Follow her on Twitter: @BeingMrsJones
And buy her books here!