FAQ

Q: Does Pivot Point have a sequel?
A: Why, yes. Yes, it does. It's called Split Second and you should read it.

Q: Are you writing a sequel for The Distance Between Us?
A: No, it's just the one, but I promise everything you have questions about works out exactly like you're imagining it.

Q: No, really, will you write a sequel for The Distance Between Us?
A: As of now, my answer is really no. But who knows what the future holds. I've learned to never say never. For now, I'm super excited that I have 2 other contemporaries out--On The Fence and The Fill-In Boyfriend. And two more coming out in the next year--P.S. I Like You and By Your Side.

Q: Are you writing a sequel for The Fill-In Boyfriend?
A: No, I'm not. Thank you for loving it enough to want a sequel, but I think Gia and her boy's story from here on out would be too sweet to make an interesting sequel. Now, would I love to write a companion novel starring Bec? Yes, I would. But, I have other books I'm working on that are under contract, so we'll see if I can squeeze that in somewhere.

Q: Is Pivot Point a trilogy?
A: No, the series ends with Split Second.

Q: Is there going to be sequel for On The Fence?
A: I love those of you who want one, but there is no sequel planned.

Q: What about that book I see on goodreads called The Sun The Moon and The Truth? Is that a Teen Wolf thing? And when does that book come out?
A: I have never seen Teen Wolf and had no idea it was a Teen Wolf saying until after all of you started telling me. So, no, it's not at all. And that book is waiting in the wings right now. It was bought by Egmont before they closed their doors. So it has no home. But I love it so much so I will figure out a way for you all to read it.

Q: Will you do an interview for my blog?
A: I will try my hardest. Life is crazy busy right now. But email me some questions. kasie24(at)gmail(dot)com. Well, don't just email me some questions. First email me and ask me then wait for me to say yes, which will happen only if I have time, then email me some questions.

Q: Will you come hang out with our book club?
A: Yes. If you live close to me I'd love to come to your book club (if it doesn't conflict with previously scheduled events). I do have one rule though: No talking bad about my book until after I leave. When I'm there, a short presentation by me and then you will proceed to shower me with praise and/or questions. You will also share whatever goodies you are eating that night because let's face it, that's half (if not three-fourths) of the reason we're at book club anyway.

Q: Can I purchase a signed copy of your book?
A: Yes! And this makes me love you. I actually have an arrangement with a local Indie bookstore here in my hometown called Petunia's Place. Call them to request a signed/personalized copy. Please allow a little extra time due to the fact that....you know....I have to drive over there and personalize it and stuff.

Q: How do you pronounce your name?
A: I answer to 'Kasie' 'Cassie' and 'Hey you' but the right pronunciation is K-C. As in KC and the Sunshine Band or Casey at the bat or any other really old references that nobody knows anymore.

Q: Is your husband really 6'8"?
A: Yes, but when we met he told me he was 6'9" and I'm still angry that he lured me in under false pretenses.

Q: You have four kids? Are you crazy?
A: Yes. I am. Thanks for noticing.

60 comments:

  1. you changed my favorite section. But I guess people really ask you these questions frequently now. I knew that was going to happen.

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    1. lol You have no idea how much I didn't want to change this. But when the 100th person (that is an exaggeration to make me feel more important) asked me if Pivot Point had a sequel, I knew it had to be done.

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    2. Kasie West, You are FUNNY! I guessed that you had to be, as Caymen had me laughing out loud a lot and Addie was subtly funny too. Now I want to know what this change is...But I guess that's between your agent and yourself. Boo.

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  2. "Are you crazy?"
    "Yes, I am. Thanks for noticing!"

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  3. Kasie I just want to say that your books are perfection! I have read many of them but my personal favorite is The Distance Between us! It was recommended to me by a friend and I totally fell in love with it! We are all hoping that there is a sequal to be coming !! In the mean time, is there any books you would recommend that I read?

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    1. Thank you so much! That makes me smile. Have you read Anna and The French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins? That's one of my favs. I also loved Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell.

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  4. We made a website for your fans, if you want to check it out: http://kasiewestfans.weebly.com/

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    1. AWW. How awesome. Thank you! I love it. :)

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  5. Are there any plans to do audiobooks on any of your published books?

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    1. Yes, I actually just sold the audio rights for THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US. Yay. :) I'm not sure when that will come out, but soon, hopefully. :)

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    2. Thank you for replying. I am so excited to hear this. I can't wait <3.

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    3. Can you do more On The Fence books???

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  6. If we have fan mail where do we send it to

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  7. Is there going to be a second book to on the fence

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  8. Can you write more On The Fence books??? I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!!! I NEED more!!!

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  9. Please write more books about " On the fence' and on the "distance between us " lease i love your books there all i read about

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  10. When does P.S I Love You come out? And I second the motion of making sequels for 'The Distance Between Us' 'On The Fence' and most definitely 'The Fill In Boyfriend'!!

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  11. Just finished reading The Fill In Boyfriend and I LOVED IT VERY MUCH!!! I hope there is a sequel to it! Definitely gonna read all of your books! :D

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  12. Loved the Pivot Point series so much! I want much more Trevor and Addison, so I'll check up a lot to see if maybe you want to gift us with a chapter or two (wink wink) :D

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  13. Do have plans for a second book for fill in boyfriend because it ended like it will abd i hope you do

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  14. Can you somehow make On the fence into a movie? I loved the book so much that I wish I could also watch it play out on screen!!

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  15. Will their be a sequel to Fill-In-Boyfriend? I want to know what happened next!!

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  17. I really wish you were making a sequel for The Distance Between Us, it's litteraly my favorite book ever and I was so upset when I got done reading it I kind of wished it was a book that went on for infinity because of how amazing it was, but then again I wouldn't want to make you stress. I really wish you could make a sequel for the amazing book to explain what happened after Xander entered the room in the hospital with caymens mom inside, and what happened after they did those testings to Caymens mother? I really wish you would make a sequel.

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  18. Are you going to write like a pre-sequel just for us to know what happen to Claire and Gia relationship after everything that happen between them.

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  19. Kasie, please, please, please, please make a sequel for On the Fence and The Distance Between Us. I loved these books so much and the endings basically left us to finish them with our own imaginations. I have made so many different scenes that I wish would happen after the the story ended. In The Distance Between Us when Caymen's mom is in the hospital, what happens after that? Does her mom get better? Do Caymen and Xander ever watch the Shinning? What happens when they go to college? Can they overcome that distance?(Assuming they go to different colleges). These are the things most of your fans want to know. They want to hear it from the person who creates the whole plot and story with these characters. Please, just think about writing a sequel to these stories.

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  20. What steps did you follow to becoming a published author?

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  21. Hi kasie west im 13 my name is yesi and I just wanted to know if you are going to make another book like the fill in boyfriend because I loved it and if you do make another one I would love to read it. Love your books by the way.

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  22. Hi Kasie West!! I absolutely love your books, especially your contemporary romance novels (with Hayden being my absolute favorite!!)

    Anyway, I wanted to ask you a question about "On The Fence." I started reading it, and I couldn't help but notice that, while Charlie is job hunting, she comes across a doll shop. I didn't think anything of it, but when the girl mentions a boy named Xander, I immediately thought it was Caymen from "The Distance Between Us" (also an amazing book, with amazing characters!). So, I wanted to ask you if all of your characters live close to one another, but they just don't know each other. (If it is, that's awesome!! I love Easter eggs!!)

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  23. hi kasie west I love the book the fill in boyfriend and I was wondering if you would make a sequel to it oh and todays my birthday thanks
    love~emily

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  24. hi kasie west I love the book the fill in boyfriend and I was wondering if you would make a sequel to it oh and todays my birthday thanks
    love~emily

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  25. hi kasie west I love the book the fill in boyfriend and I was wondering if you would make a sequel to it oh and todays my birthday thanks
    love~emily

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  26. I beg you please please PLEASE make a second book to the distance between us you left us hanging please please please!!

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  27. What is your husbands name and your kids names?

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  28. first Kasie west I have only read one of you books and am about to read all of them when they ship through amazon and I am recommending your books to all my friends and family and every one I know who have read them love them I just would love if I could recommend a book for you to wright

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  29. Please write a sequel (continuation?) for split second!!! There are so many unanswered questions!! What about Connors Dad? Will he ever make emends with him? And what about the time stop ability? Is that a symptom or just a part of her Divergence? What happens to Duke? Where does he go to college? What happens with her Dad living with the Norms? Why did he want to leave in the first place? You have to answer all of these questions! Please!!!!

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  31. Hi Katie west can you make a second book about "On The Fence" because it is so amazing I want to read more sometimes I have dreams about it I just want to read more so can you make a second book about"On The Fence" please please please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    1. I second this! Excellent book and I really want to see more between Charlie and Braden!

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  32. Hi Katie west can you make a second book about "On The Fence" because it is so amazing I want to read more sometimes I have dreams about it I just want to read more so can you make a second book about"On The Fence" please please please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  34. Hey Kasie, I was about to order a personalized, signed copy of On The Fence, and was wondering if I am allowed to ask to have you write a very small inscription (very small) as well? Thank You and much love, Libby

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  35. When is By Your Side coming out? I just finished all your books and am excited for your next one!!

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  36. Hi Kasie I loved The Fill In boyfriend! I was wondering when the book took place?

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  37. Are all the bands and songs referenced in P.S. I like you real or made up? I'd love to hear something Lily liked listening to.

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  38. Dalton Academy was mentioned in the Distance Between Us and McKinley High was mentioned in On the Fence. Are these just coincidences or a reference to the show Glee?

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    1. lol Wow. That's funny. I had no idea. So yes, super big coincidence. It's fun to hear about though.

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  39. Hi! I picked up your book "On the Fence" on a whim at a scholastic book fair when I was meant to be getting classroom supplies lol. I usually don't read romance type novels but I was very impressed with your book and how much I related to it (being the youngest with two older brothers and quite sporty myself except for a recent injury that's got me on hold). I really enjoyed your story telling and the fact that the characters were yours but also the readers as you didn't try to describe them to death. It allows for everyone to picture them in your guidelines but to their imagination, for me that works great!

    So naturally, after finding out that there's no sequel... please consider writing one :) I searched other books of yours and read the "Fill-in Boyfriend". Another fantastic and pleasant read. Great work! I just wanted to let you know your writing style is very easy to read and picture and just overall very well done. I do wish the two books got more into the relationship between the main characters at the end. That's where sequels could come in... hint hint. Lol sorry. Just like others have said I would love sequels for more of your easy going and relatable characters from these books.
    Now that you've read my comment/short story, I'll leave you be. Keep up the great work! :)

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    1. Thank you! I'm so happy you liked them. It's great to hear. :)

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  41. I just finished By Your Side and it was so good and I was sad it was over! I could not put that book down! I read it last night, this morning, during school, and just now! I hope you make a sequel! Thanks so much Katie for writing!

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  42. Would you consider writing a bonus chapter for "The Distance Between Us" for Caymen and Xander after a few years from where the book left off

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