Episode 43 | Michael Bunker & Forbes West

***GIVEAWAY: Michael Bunker & Forbes West would like to give one winner a signed copy of Michael Bunker’s Brother, Frank and Forbes West Nighthawks at the Mission.  To get registered, answering the following question in the comment section:

Getting Michael Bunker & Forbes West together provided us with so many laughs. What was your favorite part of the interview?

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Michael Bunker is a USA Today Bestselling author, off-gridder, husband, and father of four children. He lives with his family in a “plain” community in Central Texas, where he reads and writes books…and occasionally tilts at windmills. In November of 2015, Variety Magazine announced that Michael had sold a film/tv option for his bestselling novel Pennsylvania to Jorgensen Pictures. JP is currently developing Pennsylvania for production into a feature film or Television series. Michael is writing the first draft of the screenplay.

Michael’s latest (and best rated) novel is Brother, Frankenstein which was released in late April of 2015.

Michael has been called the “father” of the Amish/Scifi genre but that isn’t all that he writes.

Forbes West was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Political Science from California State University, Long Beach. He currently lives and works mostly in San Francisco, CA and owns a home in Ojima, Japan- a village five hours south of Tokyo by car that is in the foothills of Mt. Fuji.

To learn more about Michael Bunker and his books visit his website.

You can also follow him on Facebook & Twitter.

All of his books can be found on Amazon.

To learn more about Forbes West and his books visit his website.

You can also follow him on Facebook & Twitter.

All of his books can be found on Amazon.


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11 Responses to Episode 43 | Michael Bunker & Forbes West

  1. If I can only pick one favorite moment can I pick the entire interview? I laughed out loud almost the entire time. My cheeks hurt by the end of it from smiling so much. It is like that when these two get to bantering on facebook as well. Ok, If I can only pick one, I guess I will pick the whole “quelling the scent” super… power? HAHAHA!!!! I love these 2 guys when they get together. And the Time Looters episodes really are hilarious too.

  2. Im like halfway through and think there’s like thirty minutes left, so I suspect a time looter afoot. Loving the interview, the good news about Pennsylvania news, and my favorite part about this interview is the way Michael Bunker, Forbes West and Preston represent the fun, good guys of indie publishing. It’s refreshing, and it makes me want to support all of you as much as I’m able. This is my community, and I want more of my experience here to be like this. I want to have fun, make friendships, and tell stories that matter–with or without the Fenton Cooper humor doesn’t matter. I’m glad to have their style of input and color.

    I’m 31% into Time Looter 1 and really enjoying it. The characters are great -and the time travel is something I can’t wait to see.

    Also, I’m with Preston. I loved Santa Anna Gold. I’m excited tha Michael said more stories to come in that universe.

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