Welcome back to the second installment of behind the book (you can check out the first one here for Rules in Blackmail)! Rules in Rescue holds a special place in my heart since its release because readers have been telling me for weeks how much they love my hero, and that this book is the best in the series so far.
So now I’m actually learning to appreciate all the tough times and doubt I had while writing the book. Seems the harder it is to write a book for me, the better the characters and plot? Not sure if that’s true, and I really hope it’s not, but I did have a tough time writing Rules in Rescue, and here’s a glimpse of behind the scenes detailing why.
Let’s get started.
Sequel Doubt is Real
I’ve started two series in the past I never finished because fear that the second book in the series isn’t as good as the first is a real thing! With Rules in Blackmail, I wrote that sucker in three months, and really loved every second of it. Words would fly out of my fingers because I was so in love with the story and the characters, and I believed in the book with my whole heart.
That wasn’t the case for the second book in the series. [Read more…]