Interview with Kate Parker, Author of Deadly Gamble (Deadly Series Book 11)

24 Apr 2024

What’s the story behind the story? What inspired you to write Deadly Gamble (Deadly Series Book 11)?

The Deadly Series focuses on different aspects and events of WWII. Portugal’s neutrality made a wonderful backdrop to a story of murder and espionage.

What’s your favorite genre to read? Is it the same as your favorite genre to write?

My favorite to read and write is historical mysteries.

What books are on your TBR pile right now?

Lynn Morrison’s Rex and Dora series, T E Kinsey’s Lady Hardcastle series, L B Hathaway and Verity Bright.

What scene in your book was your favorite to write?

The kidnapping scene with the Nazis and the Atlantic beaches in Portugal.

Do you have any quirky writing habits? (lucky mugs, cats on laps, etc.)

No music, little activity.

Do you have a motto, quote, or philosophy you live by?

Leap and the net will appear.

If you could choose one thing for readers to remember after reading your book, what would it be?

History can teach us a lot, even fictionally derived history.


Kate Parker is the author of the new book Deadly Gamble (Deadly Series Book 11)

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