Title: Rival Dreams
Author: Natalie Decker
Series: Rival Love #3
Genre: Young Adult Romance
Release Date: September 1, 2015
Publisher: Swoon Romance
Skylar Fletcher and Caleb Morgan have been together for almost two years. On the surface, everything is great. Skylar is kicking major butt in swimming and has been offered the captain spot. Caleb is the top quarterback in the league. And even though their schedules can be a little hectic at times, they’ve always seem to make time for one another.
But once Caleb is approached by the NFL, his behavior turns odd. He flakes out on appointments to check out apartments and doesn’t call her on the nights when they’re apart.
Pro football has been Caleb’s dream since forever. But what kind of idiot asks a girl to drop everything so he can follow his dream?
RIVAL DREAMS is the dramatic and heartwarming conclusion to Natalie Decker’s RIVAL LOVE series.
1. What is the biggest influence/interest that brought you to this genre?
I loved reading YA and NA. I love the first time romance, or the messy relationships before Marriage, Jobs, Bills, Families and all that drama takes place.
2. When writing a book, what is your favorite part of the creative process(outline, plot, character names, editing, etc)?
My favorite part would be writing the story. Getting to follow the characters story from start to finish is always fun.
3. When reading a book, what genre do you find most interesting/intriguing?
I read everything but mostly YA and NA, sometimes contemp romance, Fantasy, paranormal, and some Sci-fi
4. If you could co-author with any author, past or present, who would you choose?
JK Rowling, I love her imagination and her writing style.
5. Have you always wanted to write or did it come to you "later in life"?
Definitely later in life. I always LOVED stories, and writing poetry but I never really attempted a story until I was in college. Most of our assignments in English lit was writing short stories.
Natalie Decker is the author of RIVAL LOVE series. She loves oceans, sunsets, sand between her toes, and carefree days. Her imagination is always going, which some find odd. But she believes in seeing the world in a different light at all times. Her first passion for writing started at age twelve when she had to write a poem for English class. However, seventh grade wasn’t her favorite time and books were her source of comfort. She took all college prep classes in High school, and attended the University of Akron. Although she studied Mathematics she never lost her passion for writing or her comfort in books. She’s a mean cook in the kitchen, loves her family and friends and her awesome dog infinity times infinity. If she’s not writing, reading, traveling, hanging out with her family and friends, then she’s off having an adventure. Because Natalie believes in a saying: Your life is your own journey, so make it amazing!