Tony Lindsay is the author of ten novels; One Dead Preacher, Street Possession, Chasin’ It, Urban Affair, One Dead Lawyer, More Boy than Girl, One Dead Doctor, The Killing Breeze, Chess Not Checker, Melody Knight a Vampire’s Tale – and five short story collections titled Pieces of the Hole – Fat from Papa’s Head – Emotional Drippings stories of Love, Lust, and Addiction – Almost Grown – and Acorns in a Skillet stories of Racecraft in America.
-What is your genre? What draws you to this genre?
Mystery, Street Lit, YA, Short Story, Thriller
-What is your purpose?
To express my opinion on events, topics and situations.
-Who has influenced your life as an author?
Gwendolyn Brooks, Chester Himes, Donald Goines, Toni Morrison, and Walter Mosley
-What is your favorite marketing technique? How do you get your book in front of readers?
Going to book events.
-What is something you want readers to know about you?
That I write thinking about them.
-What are you reading right now?
Miss Muriel by Ann Petry
-3 Fun facts about yourself
Seeing any of my family makes me smile.
I watch all the Star Treks.
I like reading books I read when I was younger and laughing out how different my opinion is concerning the book’s message/theme.