The Book Riot Live Interview: Jade Chang

Journalist Jade Chang just published her first novel, The Wangs vs. the World. You can read more about her here.

Q: Are you a plotter or a pantser?

Plotter. I plan EVERYTHING OUT before I ever start writing.

Q: What’s the story you wish someone else would write, so you could read it?

A very riveting account of the history of mail. (I’m not kidding!)

Q: What are you reading right now?

Neon Green by Margaret Wappler.

Q: What book do you wish more people had read?

Waylaid by Ed Lin.

Q: Which comes first in your process: plot or character?

1st: Setting. 2nd: Character/Plot intertwined.

Q: What genre have you never written in but want to?

Mystery.