Frances de Pontes Peebles
Author Interview - Frances de Pontes Peebles
Author I draw inspiration from: Sandra Cisneros
Favorite place to read a book: In bed, with the window open and the sun pouring in, and my dog at my feet.
Book character I’d like to be stuck in an elevator with: Hermoine Granger
The moment I knew I wanted to become an author: There wasn’t a specific moment. It happened over time.
Hardback, paperback, ebook or audiobook: Paperback
The last book I read: “There There” by Tommy Orange
Pen & paper or computer: Both.
Book character I think I’d be best friends with: Frog, from the Frog and Toad series. He takes such good care of Toad, who is a worrier, like me.
If I wasn’t an author, I’d be a: Surgeon.
Favorite decade in fashion history: 1920’s
Place I’d most like to travel: The Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica
My signature drink: Coffee brewed in a Chemex with frothed milk in a clay mug
Favorite artist: Marisa Monte
Number one on my bucket list: A silent retreat in a monastery.
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