Authors of the Pacific Northwest

Episode 89: Halie Fewkes; YA- Fantasy Mystery Author & Kickstarter Marketing Queen!

June 29, 2020

In This Episode, You’ll Hear:

(Podcast run time 1 hour)


  • :35 - Introduction to Halie Fewkes
  • 1:37 -  Halie & Vikki chat about their favorite place near them
  • 3:33  -  Halie shares her journey of being an author 
  • 10:35 -  Halie shares about using Kickstarter marketing 
  • 16:01-  Halie dives into print on demand after a Kickstarter campaign
  • 17:16-  Halie talks about her year writing while traveling on Amtrack
  • 21:59 -  Halie shares about promoting her books at events
  • 25:02 - Halie & Vikki discussed COVID and how it stopped Halie’s bookings
  • 28:32 -  Halie shares about her school program
  • 29:31-  Halie & Vikki talk about author platforms & social media
  • 34:33 - Halie shares how she met her Illustrator for her new book
  • 36:20 -  Halie shares about her book series Secret to the Tally
  • 37:49 -  Vikki shares her struggles with the year and the COVID outbreak
  • 42:41-  Vikki & Halie discuss her educational background
  • 47:13 -  Halie goes back into sharing about the series of Secret to the Tally
  • 52:22 -  Halie reads from Book I: Secret to the Tally
  • 1:06:42 -  Vikki & Hailie close out the podcast 


Please note, this podcast was recorded during the COVID outbreak. Please visit Halie’s website for updates on her events.


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Podcast Music Credits:

Title: Amazing Plan by Kevin MacLeod (

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License



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