Jon Interviews Writing Maven Wendy Corsi Staub

Jon: I want to start by digging into something that kind of blows my mind. You’ve written over eighty books. You have at least two books a year coming out. What is your schedule like?  Do you have time for anything besides writing? Wendy Corsi Staub: The short answers are hectic, and no. When I say I work seven days a week, 12-14 hours a day in my home office, I’m not exaggerating. When I’m not traveling, that is what I’m doing. It’s not ideal, and I worry that it’s going to kill me, but it’s been necessary. I’ve honestly had to sacrifice just about every shred of personal time to make this career work, with two exceptions. The first: I’ve...

BLOOD RED by Wendy Corsi Staub Reviewed

BLOOD RED Wendy Corsi Staub William Morrow Sept 29th, 2015   Wendy Staub’s latest, BLOOD RED, focuses on a small town in the USA, which must come to grips with a serial killer.  The book’s setting, Mundy’s Landing, in New York’s Hudson Valley, is presented as a character, the focal point of the story. The Historical Society memorializes the Sleeping Beauty murders of 1916, and has become legendary throughout the celebrations held every year. The newspaper clippings in each chapter add to the authenticity and offer some background on the town. Known as a domestic thriller author, Staub skillfully keeps the reader in suspense...