Author interview Kristi Shimada


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Q1. lease tell me more about yourself?

A. I’m a children’s book author, visionary artist, and registered Hypnotherapist. I’m the author of seven children’s books. I live in Washington state with my husband Chris, and my black and white tuxedo cat, Jasper.

Q2. What are your favorite books to read?

A. I love fantasy, romance, spirituality, and self-help books.

Q3. Do you like coffee or tea?

A. I love both. My favorites are coffee with hazelnut cream and match tea.

Q4. How many books have you written?

A. I have written seven published books. I have two more books to publish later this year.

Q5. Do you have a favorite bookstore?

A. East-West Bookstore in Seattle.

Q6. Did you go to college for writing?

A. No, I didn’t. I went into healthcare and hypnotherapy.

Q7. Growing up What were your favorite books to read?

A. Beauty and the Beast


Q8. How did you get inspired to write a book?

A. I wrote and illustrated my first book (never published) when I was eight years old. My mother encouraged me to write. My elementary school librarian asked if she could share my book with other students. She kept it in the library.

Q9. What hobbies do you have?

A. Visionary art, using colored pencils, pastels, etc.

Writing poems

Q10. Do you have a favorite coffee shop?

A. Starbucks

Q11. Where can people find you online?