About Javier Salazar Calle:
Javier Salazar Calle was born in Madrid on July 29, 1976. He is majored in Business Administration and Computer Engineering and has always worked in the banking world. When he was younger he mostly wrote short stories, but later moved on to the world of micro-stories, several of whom , including some poems , have been published in various contests.
“Ndura. Son of the forest” is his first book (voted best young adult fiction for 2014) and he has just published his second book “Use LinkedIn as if you were an expert” and a third one is on its way, which would have more of a Noir Fiction genre.
He is characterized by the versatility of the topics he addresses and by the prior meticulous investigation labor he carries out before writing his books.
What inspires you to write?
Films, other books, sentences I hear everyday, music, Nature…
Tell us about your writing process.
For the book I’m writing now previously I made a timeline with all important events that were to happen and, based on that, I’m writing the book.
For Fiction Writers: Do you listen (or talk to) to your characters?
Usually I write in the first person to facilitate identify myself with the character.
What advice would you give other writers?
How did you decide how to publish your books?
I wrote my first book and was really excited to see it on paperback and give it to my family. That’s what impelled me to publish it.
What do you think about the future of book publishing?
I believe that autopublishing becomes more popular increasingly and traditional publishing will have to reinvent itself.
What do you use?: Professional Editor, Professional Cover Designer
What genres do you write?: Adventure, Social media, Romantic
What formats are your books in?: eBook, Print, Both eBook and Print
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