What a fabulous time I had at BooksNJ, one of the state’s largest celebrations of reading and writing! In addition to conducting Facebook Live interviews with various Garden State authors and literary leaders for HipNewJersey.com, I also served as a panelist in the festival’s Labeling Fiction tent. The coolest part about speaking to over a dozen authors from all different genres and walks of life is discovering how much we actually have in common. […]

Author Eva Lesko Natiello poses a very spooky question: “What would you do if you Googled yourself and uncovered something shocking?” I visited the NJ author at the Jersey Shore to learn about “The Memory Box,” an Amazon #1 Bestseller. The psychological thriller is about a young woman who Googles herself and discovers details of a past she doesn’t remember. Natiello told me that her Garden State life influenced the book. “Being a suburban mother of two helped bring […]