John shares how he has been influenced all his life by strong women and how he built this latest series around a flawed but strong female character, who is on a journey to understand herself better. John is a prolific author who plans to write and release six books in his new Alex Troutt series this year alone.
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Transcript of Interview with John Mefford
Alexandra: Hi everyone, this is the It’s a Mystery podcast, and I’m here today with John Mefford. Hi John.
John: How you doing, Alexandra?
Alexandra: I’m good. How are you?
John: Very good. Thanks for having me.
Alexandra: Oh, you’re so welcome. I’m happy to have you here. I’m going to give everybody a little bit of an introduction about you. Throughout his four decade writing career best-selling author, John Mefford, has written about storks, a story about his mother and her dog, every sport imaginable, and, here in the last few years, mystery thrillers. He much prefers writing mystery thrillers.
He’s published 11 novels across three series and in January 2015 released the first book in his new Alex Troutt series titled “At Bay”.