AUSSIE MONTH with Annie Seaton
Describe yourself in one word:
What is your background with regard to writing?
Bachelor of Arts, with majors in English Literature and British history, and many years of reading.
Tell us about Capturing the Pirate’s Heart.
This is the first book of four in a continuity series: The Emerald Quest and is a story is filled with secrets, debauchery, hidden treasure ,and a whole of romance! Sébastien hides behind his pirate reputation, one more mission and he can fulfil his dreams and leave the seas behind. Madeleine has suffered great tragedy and her uncle has their family estate in disarray. But the secret heirloom she has discovered in her Aunt Josephine’s diary is the catalyst for her to leave England for New Orleans in a quest to save the family estate.
What inspired this novel?
My love of history and a good pirate yarn!
What are you reading right now?
Big, Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
Number one thing to do on your bucket list?
Travel around the wilds of Australia for twelve months.
Best thing about being an Aussie?
The beach and the climate!
What you want readers to know about the romance genre?
That there is always a happy ever after in every story.
What have you got in store for your readers in 2015?
Three books with Entangled Publishing: Ten days in Tuscany, Guarding His Heart and a new Bliss series. Kakadu Sunset and Daintree Sunrise published in print with Pan Macmillan Australia.
What were your big achievements of 2014?
Signing a contract for a three book print series with Pan Macmillan, attending a writer’s workshop in Tuscany with Eloisa James, and making it to number one romance author in Amazon romance series with Tangling with the CEO.
Capturing the Pirate’s Heart
When Madeleine Bellerose sets out from her English manor on her quest to recover a priceless family heirloom in New Orleans, the last thing she expects is to be held captive by the infamous pirate, Sebastien Le Clerc.
Will Sebastien mend his wicked ways and help Madeleine in her quest?
Can love overcome the lack of trust and the web of lies that is spun in the race to find the emerald necklace?