One of the things I love after reading a book is learning more about the author. What books do they like? What do they do in their daily lives? Open Roads Media is a company that helps link authors to their readers digitally. They describe themselves as “…a digital content company that publishes and markets ebooks by creating connections between authors and their audiences across multiple platforms.” What this means is if you go and visit there site here you can learn more about the authors you love and watch videos of them in different aspects of their lives. For example Richelle Mead is an author whom I really like, I just reviewed one of her YA books Vampire Academy yesterday here. I then went to Open Roads Integrated Media and found out more about Richelle, including this video:Vodpod videos no longer available.
If you don’t know about Richelle’s books here is a short summary from her webpage about her Vampire Academy series
Two races of vampires walk our world. The Moroi are alive and wield elemental magical, while the Strigoi are undead and evil–feeding on the innocent to survive. Rose Hathaway–a half-vampire with poor impulse control–is training to be a bodyguard for a Moroi princess. Learning to decapitate and stake is hard enough, but Rose’s real danger may lie in an illicit romance with one of her instructors…
This is a young adult series that currently has 5 books in the series with one more due out in December. Richelle also has an adult urban fantasy series called the Georgina Kincaid series and here is a quick blurb from Richelle’s site about that
As if love wasn’t hard enough! Imagine not being able to touch your boyfriend without sucking away his soul. Welcome to the world of Georgina Kincaid, a reluctant succubus who always seems to find herself in the middle of supernatural intrigue…
Any of this sound interesting to you? Want to learn more about Richelle Mead and her books? Here are some of the places you can find her:
Facebook: Richelle Mead
And don’t forget to also check out Open Road Media’s site: openroadmedia.com for more videos and information on great authors!