Josiah Hutchinson is a 10th grade student from Buena High School in Sierra Vista, Arizona. He enjoys art and math and has recently joined the Robotics Club at his school with the intention of participating in their competitions and eventually going to college. He has a pet hamster and an older brother. One is cute and fuzzy and the other is a giant. When not engrossed in homework, Josiah can be found reading Manga on his laptop or playing games on his Nintendo Wii.
Interview of Donita K. Paul
Teens love fantasy. They want to escape into fantastic worlds and let their imaginations run wild. I’ve found the most awesome fantasy writer around, and the best part is she writes Christian fiction. I’ve read every book in the Dragon Keeper Chronicles series more than once, and I rarely read a book twice. Who needs Harry Potter when there is an amazing fantasy author like Donita K. Paul who writes fiction with a powerful message? So I wrote up some interview questions and asked her to answer them for my column. I hope you enjoy it.
is the title of the first book you've written?
made you want to write a series about dragons?
is your favorite book in your series?
minor dragon idea was amazing. How did you come up with the
you get the ideas for the seven high races fromelves, dwarves and
other creatures? If not, tell us how you created them in your mind.
about the seven low races (orcs, goblins, etc.)?
you have a favorite minor dragon? What makes it your favorite?
Which was the hardest character to write? Why?
Did you create characters who are similar to people in your life? Who
If a Hollywood producer said they would make a movie from one of your
books, but you could only choose one title from your series, which
would it be?
you received any memorable letters from fans that you'd like to tell us
Anything else you'd like to add?