Author Interview: Shane Etter

How old were you when you knew you wanted to be a writer?


Who are your favorite authors? (Please limit your answer to five or ten.)

John Connolly, F.Paul Wilson, Stephen King, C.J. Box, Lee Child
What are your greatest sources of inspiration?

History, Anything creepy, music.
What genre(s) do you write?

My first three are a series of supernatural thrillers, but I’m moving away from the supernatural to straight thrillers.
Do you have any current or future projects?

Bottom Dwellers, Mind Dwellers and Trail Dwellers
I have two completed manuscripts I’m currently shopping,

A War in The Bronx—about rival drug gangs in NYC.
A Brain in Third Person—about a serial killer in Atlanta.

Do you have an author website?

Yes, Shane Etter
Do you have any blogs?

Where can people find your work?  (to purchase or just to read)


Barnes & Noble
If you could just feature one title, what would it be?

My first, Bottom Dwellers.
Do you have any pseudonyms?

No, I write using my real name—A. Shane Etter
Do you have any other hobbies besides writing?

My hobbies include collecting and drinking wine, working out and domestic and international travel.
Tell us something interesting about yourself.

I earned a black belt in karate.
Is there anything else you would like to share?

I became creative after and began writing because of a brain injury, a stroke I suffered at fifty years old.


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