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Monday, May 23, 2011

Author Interview & SIGNED Copy of "Neon Graveyard" + Poker Chip Giveaway w/ Vicki Pettersson!

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Hello everyone!

Please help me welcome one of my favorite authors to the blog tonight!

Vicki Pettersson is here to talk about the end of The Signs of The Zodiac series and she has been awesome enough to offer an amazing giveaway!


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• How are you feeling now that you are done with the Signs of the zodiac series? Will you miss that world and characters?

It’ s definitely odd not having them roll around in my gray matter every free (and working) moment. It feels a bit like a graduation, with everyone moving in different directions in order to pursue their individual dreams. Yet I also feel that, like graduation, it’ s time for that. We’ ve learned all we can at this time in this place with these people. So I can’ t say I’ ll miss them because they’ re not really gone to me. They’ re just in my periphery, rather than direct sight. I dunno … maybe we’ ll reconnect someday on Facebook. ;-)

• I have to say that you came out with a bang for the finale and that I for one am not ready to say goodbye to Joanna and co. Any plans to revisit that world in novellas?

None right now, but never say never. I’ d need the characters to approach me, though. I’ ve learned through trial-and-error that I don’ t like to write anything unless I really feel I must. So it has to be a story that touches (or guts) me in some way – and can compete with what I have going on creatively now - even (or especially) in a shorter format.

• Did you always have a plan for things to go the way they did or did things fall into place with time?

A little of both. I knew most of the major plot twists, as well as the series’ ending, and that’ s how I was able to plant clues and red herrings from the first book to the last. However, getting from A to Z was in many ways a mystery, and that’ s one of my favorite things about writing. Some things only make themselves known when you’ re seeking specificity. That’ s when characters or themes unexpectedly pop up, yet somehow appear as if they were always meant to be. The entire troop of grays were like that for me. I’ d originally conceived of the series as a battle solely between Shadow and Light, yet
what else could Joanna ultimately be, but gray? So while I write with an end in mind, and I plot for my own mental comfort, I’ ve learned to leave ample opportunity for mystery and surprise.

• Which was your favorite character in the series?

I don’ t think it would come as any surprise that it’ s Joanna. She’ s hard and cynical, tough and moody, stubborn and justified, broken and thoughtful. But for all her faults, she’ s really trying, you know? She wants to be a good person, and to do the right thing in a hard world, yet she’ s not afraid to pull the trigger when it comes to protecting what’ s hers. She decisively makes tough decisions when pressed, and while I still admire the strength that has been her hallmark from page one of the first book, her willingness to open up and be vulnerable even after so many betrayals and hardships is so attractive to me. I’ ve learned from Jo that being soft and hopeful is not the same thing as being weak. What a great lesson to hold on to when facing life’ s inevitable obstacles and changes. Do the best you can, and retain your hope and humanity through it all. I love that.

• Which was your least favorite?

My instinct is to say the Tulpa – after all, he’ s the Big Bad, the ultimate evil – but the more nuanced evil is somebody like Warren, who was trusted and embraced, and who then betrayed that trust. His
character growth surprised even me, it was so slow and organic, but as I peeled back more and more of his layers, it became clear that his actions were based on beliefs that were just as extreme as his enemies’ beliefs, and a mind that was just as inflexible as well. He’ s a great example of someone who is more emotionally invested in being right than being compassionate, understanding, kind … in being

• Which character will you miss the most?

I loved Cher and Suzanne. Their uncomplicated, unconditional friendship was such a balm to Joanna’ s soul. She was so mistrustful and emotionally shattered at the beginning of the series, and their friendship helped heal her in those ways. A great deal of her being able to eventually open herself up to love was because of them.

• Any plans for "Signs of the zodiac" Graphic Novels? I mean, with all the talk of comic books in the series it must have crossed your mind at some point, no?

Not at this time. There’ s been talk now and again, but I don’ t concern myself with that. I just write the novels.

• What are you planning for us next? Can you tell us a little bit about it?

Next up is THE TAKEN, the first book in my new Celestial Blues trilogy. The series has a slightly different focus than did Zodiac – more supernatural noir than pure urban fantasy – but it still retains the dark romance, gritty setting, and worldbuilding that I find such great fun. I’ ve long loved detective fiction, so coupling that genre with the supernatural has let my mind go all inventive and twisty. I’ ve just handed in the first draft, so it should be on shelves around spring of 2012.


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57 Responses so far.

  1. Anonymous says:

    Great interview, Larissa.
    Unfortunately, I haven't had a chance to read the Signs of the Zodiac series but I'll keep in mind for the very near future.

    -Mocha from A Cupcake and A Latte: YA Reads, Reviews & More!.

  2. Sorry to see a wonderful series end, but excited to check out the new Celestial Blues trilogy.

  3. Camille says:

    This was a great series! but being a Sagittarius I'm more than happy to admit bias ;P

  4. Anonymous says:

    I haven't read the series yet but I'll check this out.

  5. Great interview! I freakin LOVE this series, best UF out there IMO and I am so sad for it to end but think Vicki did an awesome job with it! Thanks for the fantastic giveaway. =)

  6. donnas says:

    Great interview. Love this series. Looking forward to her new one.

  7. Birgit says:

    Thanks for the great interview and giveaway! I haven't read anything by the author yet *shock shock horror* but now I'd love to :-) !

  8. buddyt says:

    Putting in some detective thriller sounds like a good idea for the new series.

    Best of luck with it.

    Carol T

    buddytho {at} gmail DOT com

  9. Gabbie says:

    Great Interview! Really excited about the last book in the series, sad to see it come to an end. The Signs of the Zodiac series is unlike anything I've read before so I really enjoyed reading them.

  10. It's a shame I haven't read this series before but I'm kinda happy that I discovered it as it ends because then I won't have to wait for the next book to come out! :) Thanks for a lovely interview and giveaway.

    kate1485 at hotmail.com

  11. Jessica says:

    Awesome interview! Loved this book!! Read it early and thought it was one of the best finales ever!

  12. Anonymous says:

    Google won't let me comment today, so let's hope AIM will!
    Great giveaway, Larissa! Thanks :)

  13. Anonymous says:

    Great giveaway. I can't wait to read the book. Tore923@aol.com

  14. debbie says:

    I enjoyed the interview, I can't wait to read the series.

  15. Rhianna says:

    :) This is one series both my husband and I read and there aren't that many we can agree on. lol

    Great interview and giveaway!

  16. Anonymous says:

    I've really enjoyed this series and have been looking forward to the conclusion.

    caity_mack at yahoo dot com

  17. Denise says:

    Thank you so much for the chance to win this giveaway. I really enjoy your blog and interviews and read it all the time. I think this series sounds great.

  18. Blodeuedd says:

    Great interview :)

    And yes yes I will read the books :D

  19. Anonymous says:

    Very excited to hear about the Celestial Trilogy coming up. But I am going to miss Joanna!! Thought it was interesting to see Warren as the least favorite - I would have to agree!! Would love to win!!

  20. Deea says:

    Ah... *tear* Awesome interview! I always feel sad when a series comes to an end... It's like finishing high school - or college, for that matter - all over again. *sniffle* Just like Vicki said, everyone moves in different,but maybe happier directions. Buuut... At least I'm only on book 2 in the series, so I still have some time to spend with the characters.:D

    Thanks for the interview and for the giveaway!

  21. Joy says:

    WONDERFUL interview with an amazing author.

    I'm so sad to see this series end, but eager to get my hands on her new stuff.
    Vicki never disappoints.

  22. Mandi says:

    Great interview with good questions. Can't wait to see what's next!

  23. emmad says:

    Ohh I love this series. Will be good and sad to read the end.

  24. I loved the Zodiac Series and now I can't wait to get a peek at The Taken.

  25. This sounds great! Please include me!

    Thank you!

  26. Giada M says:

    I didn't know about the Celestial Blues trilogy. I'm so curious!
    Thank you for the great interview and for making the giveaway international! :D

    Giada M.

  27. Thanks for a great interview! I love the questions in this one!


  28. I have several of the books on my tbr, but just haven't gotten to them. Perhaps this will kick me in the... uh... hiney to get to them quicker. It sounds so good!

  29. Bella says:

    I love the poker chip, it's such a cute idea!

  30. Anonymous says:

    While I'm new to this series and this author, I can understand how Joanna is the favorite character.

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  32. Tura Lura says:

    I just read the first book in this series two weeks ago, never mind that I got an ARC from the bookstore where I used to work before the book even released! I'm not sure why I waited so long to read it, but I really enjoyed it. ^_^

  33. I have heard this was a really good series!!

  34. Hi Larissa and Vicki!
    That was a great interview and I am excited to enter the contest I don't have Neon Graveyard as yet, but I can't wait to read it! Thanks for the awesome giveaway!
    Hugs, Cindy Bailey

  35. *adds THE TAKEN to wishlist*

  36. lingeorge says:

    I'm sorry to come to the end of this series. I will miss the anticipation to see what happens next. I am looking forward to see where you go next.

  37. Rad Hall says:

    Now you have me wondering how it'd be if a writer was 'friended' by one of their fictional characters on Facebook... :)
    Great interview.

  38. Natasha says:

    I realllly need to start this series. I've been wanting to read it for a while. I'm going to check it out asap!

  39. Love the interview and the chance to win =)

    best wishes, Linda

  40. elaing8 says:

    Great interview.I haven't started this series yet(but have the books)
    Thanks for the chance to win this.

  41. *yadkny* says:

    I've loved reading this series and am sad to see it end, but I'm sure the author will do Joanna justice:)


  42. Aik says:

    Interesting! I usually write with a specific plot in mind, although the storyline may turn out to be different from the original concept.

  43. elovold says:

    Looking forward to Neon Graveyard and the new series Te Taken

  44. Anna says:

    I love the series have all but this book of course. I liked the interview it was a good one.

  45. haven't read this series, but souds really good books..
    thanks for giveaway and making it internationally

  46. Robin says:

    This sounds really good!

  47. Joy says:

    Awesome interview. I can't wait to read the book!

  48. I love Vicki's books! I have been saving the last 2 books to read until I get the last book in the series. I want to read them back to back! I'm very excited about the new trilogy she has started.

    I tried to post this comment earlier and it wouldn't post for some reason so I e-mailed it to you LaLa!

    blazesandbubbles AT gmail DOT com

  49. hamna says:

    These look like an interesting series, & nice interview!

  50. Teresa K. says:

    As a reader it's always hard to say goodbye to are character from a series.

    So I definitely understand that you will miss them not in your head. I wish you much success on your new book.

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  51. l have always thought authors had everything planned out when they started a book but from reading interviews lately a lot know the main plot but not all the in-between and l love that!

  52. Rachel says:

    Thanks for the interview Larissa =D

    I'm pretty sure I'll be checking out her Celestial Blues trilogy. Vicki makes them sound might fine!

    Rachel @ The Rest Is Still Unwritten

  53. KimvA says:

    Great interview. I love this series and I'm looking forward to the new series

  54. Meredith says:

    I like how she compares the end of her series to graduation.

    meredithfl at gmail dot com

  55. Amy says:

    Great interview. The Signs of the Zodiac series has been on my to be read list, and I can't wait to start reading it.

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