Interviews and Reviews

Douglas Coleman Show - November 2021


J.E. McDonald was born and raised in Saskatchewan, Canada, The Land of the Living Skies. As a child, she was either searching the clouds for identifiable shapes, or star-gazing way past her bedtime.


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Books With Bridgetti - November 2021


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Discovered Wordsmiths Podcast - S.A. Schnieder


JE hails from Canada and was a great interview – twice! Sorry, forgot to hit record the first time. It was just practice.

She is a mother and spends time reading and making up stories with her girls.

She talks about using a new app to distribute her book along with the standard distributors. Sometimes taking chances on something new pays off...

For Writing Out Loud - Interview by JD Estrada


Hey fellow readers and writers, here’s another installment in our Writer Wednesday series and today we have Saskatchewan local, J.E. McDonald. She likes to write paranormal romantic comedies and I can’t wait to find out what’s lurking within the pages of her new book. 

1. Hi, J.E. so lovely to have you on For Writing Out Loud. Tell us a bit about yourself and the...


AuThursday - Interview (Tina Holland)


Tell us a little about yourself and your background?

I was born and raised in Saskatchewan, Canada, and I live there with my husband and three girls ranging in ages from 3 to 10 year old. I’m a coffee addict and a Mine-craft junkie, and I adore spending time with my family, especially at the lake. I love writing books infused with humor, mystery, and steam. My series...

Awesome Book Promotion - Interview


Tell us a little about yourself. Where were you raised? Where do you live now?
I was born and raised in Saskatchewan Canada, and I still live there today with my husband and three girls. I often infuse my writing with my landscape, and readers will notice my love of rivers and open prairie in my writing.

The Magic of Stories - About a book


Where did the idea for the story come from?

This is the second book in my series, the Wickwood Chronicles. Stella and Lucas both appear briefly in the first book in the series, Ghost of a Gamble. It felt like the next natural step to share their story with the world.

InD'tale Magazine Review - Ghost of an Enchantment


Stella and Lucas meet in a popular Wickwood pub and are immediately drawn to one another. Receiving a panicked call from her best friend Aubrey, Stella believes a strange ring from Aubrey’s antique shop is a portal to another dimension allowing mischievous entities to escape. Officer Lucas runs into Stella again after answering a string of strange break-in calls and a neighbor’s noise complaint. Believing Stella is...

Quill and Ink Podcast - Interview with J.E. McDonald


Meet The Author - Reader's Entertainment





I’m a morning writer who hates mornings. Every day I drag myself out of bed and join the #5amwritersclub on Twitter, bolstered with cups of coffee straight into the vein. Despite my dislike for waking before the sun rises, it’s my most productive time of the day. My kids are still asleep and the quiet of the morning is only interrupted by the music I blast in my headphones...


Marie Lavender Blog Interview


My guest today is J.E. McDonald. Hello and welcome to Writing in the Modern Age! It's such a pleasure to have you here.

Thank you for inviting me!

Of course!

Can you give us a brief one or two sentence description of your latest book. When did it come out...


InD'tale Magazine Review


“Ghost of a Gamble” is a contemporary, gothic tale filled with sparkling wittiness, budding romance, thrilling suspense, and scary ghosts! The characters are intense and lively people who leap from the page with unique and interesting detail. Bree’s effervescent attitude and Zack’s tortured temperament combine to make a quirky, sexy, and intense love affair every reader will thoroughly enjoy. The haunted inn and the colorful ... Author of the Day Interview


Please give us a short introduction to what Ghost of a Gamble is about.

Ghost of a Gamble is a romance between two very different people wrapped around a ghost story. Zack is the ghost hunter searching for an assistant, and Bree is the skeptic who just lost her job. Their personalities clash while chemistry sparks, all amid an investigation of one of the most haunted houses Zack has ever encountered. While Bree struggles with the need to expose the paranormal investigation company as a scam...


Lisa Haselton Blog Interview


Welcome, J.E. Please tell us about your current release.

Ghost of a Gamble is a romance pitting a ghost hunter with a skeptic. Set in Wickwood, a city where strange things happen, the two main characters are thrown together by bad luck. Bree loses her job at the beginning of the book, and with an eviction notice in her back pocket she needs to find a job fast. That’s when she runs into Zack, a paranormal investigator searching for an assistant. Because Bree speaks without a filter and...