Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
Marvin Crowther Grew up in San Bernardino California and Ogden Utah currently living in Saint George Utah- managed several businesses, worked for the IRS and enjoys outdoor adventures many of the things the author writes about are things he either experienced himself or has been on hand when others experienced the event. Author of Life’s Tangled Trail, Authored: This Volcanic Caldera We Live On
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
Life’s Tangled Trail was written in the 1930’s by my grandfather. He was inspired by the events that took place during the Great Depression and his work in paleontology.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
My inspiration comes from personal experience
What authors, or books have influenced you?
Louie L’Amour, Charles Dickens, and Louise Carol have a big influence on my writting
What are you working on now?
Missing Logs Mystery. A twisted who done it about loggers finding a unlikely group of thieves took their logs. Two died in what looked like an act of nature. The youth Grove and his friend Lyn find evidence to contradict the conventional wisdom.
Question is what did the mayor, sheriff and town council have to do with the thefts and were the deaths accidental, where they murder or did someone frame them?
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
Facebook, and mcrowther.com
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Just write from your heart, and what makes you happy
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
Write whatever comes to mind then go back and organize it later
What are you reading now?
Cervantes Don Quixote
What’s next for you as a writer?
The adventures of running an inner city 24 hour donut shop
If you were going to be stranded on a desert island and allowed to take 3 or 4 books with you what books would you bring?
Bible, The Lord of the Rings, Book of Morman