Interview with Greg Alldredge, author of Pretty Waiter Girls
05 Jun 2018
What can you tell us about your new release, Pretty Waiter Girls?
I loved writing this book and series. The more I write, the more ideas I have for novels. I have started outlining some shorter stories for the supporting characters I love it so much.
What or who inspired you to become an author?
My wife, she always told me I should put my ideas down on paper, I finally took her up on it.
What’s on your top 5 list for the best books you’ve ever read?
Stainless Steel Rat by Harrison
Hitch Hikers Guide Adams
Waiting for the Galactic Bus Godwin
The Ship that Sang McCaffery
Count Zero Gibson
Say you’re the host of a literary talk show. Who would be your first guest? What would you want to ask?
Aristotle Why all the love for Drama? Where’s the sequel on Comedy?
What’s your favorite thing about writing?
For a short time receding into my own little word, and the stories flowing out.
What is a typical day like for you?
I get up at 5:30 walk for an hour then write for a few. I teach Theatre; I spend most days in class, teaching to ESL students, it can be a challenge. I come home and write for a few more hours.
What scene in Pretty Waiter Girls was your favorite to write?
When she is reciting a scene from Wilde, and no one knows what she is talking about. I feel that way often.
Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?
I write books I would want to read.
Connect with Greg:
Buy The Book
Sign up for our email and we’ll send you the best new books in your favorite genres weekly.