UM: Introduce Yourself to Readers.
KS: My name is Kai Storm, I am the author of Alani’s Bigger Hustle. It’s my first novel, written in 2008 and published in July 2011.
UM: Tell us about your book Alani’s Bigger Hustle.
KS: Alani’s Bigger Hustle is about a young panamanian girl who grew up in the drug game, came to America and met a pedofile/drug dealer and used him to get/overtake the game in her special way.
UM: How would you describe your writing style?
KS: The best way to describe my writing style is turning a nickle into a dollar. In other words I take a small, insignificant real fact and turn it into a whole fantasy. That’s what makes my stories so real.
UM: What are some of your favorite books?
KS: Coldest Winter Ever and Their Eyes were watching God
UM: What type of reader would enjoy your book most? What do you want readers to take away after reading your book?
KS: Any type, there are numerous life lessons written into the fantasy/fictional story of Alani’s Bigger Hustle and the moral of the story is to always follow your dreams because they can come true, that’s what my book represents to me.
UM: Who is your favorite character? Why?
KS: The main characters, Alani and Baker because their love/trust for each other is so real and genuine.
UM: What challenges occurred while writing the book?
KS: No challenges, the story lived within my since I was 12. The real challenge was getting published because I was first signed to a company that did nothing with my novel then I found a reputable company who published me within six months.
UM: What’s next?
KS: The sequel. Everyone that has read ALANI’S BIGGER HUSTLE has asked me for the sequel and I am about 60-80% into it. I also have two book signings in Philadelphia on 12/10/11.
UM: How can readers connect with you for signings etc.?
KS: On Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Youtube, Linkedin, just google me and you will find me, lol!
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