Rad-Reader: For those who haven’t read this series why baseball?
Katie: OMG, the question is why not? Have you seen these guys? See attached.
Rad-Reader: I love to read about strong women characters in stories. This one had one with Nikki. How did you come up with her persona? Was Nikki fashioned after anyone you know or several that you know?
Katie: I knew her right away. To stand up to a group of bad boy baseball players? She had to be tough. But she also reminded me a lot of Andi Dorfman on The Bachelorette: beautiful, smart, funny. And sexy.
Rad-Reader: The teams antics were so real, too real in fact. Were you around a group of guys to know how they banter? Like brothers? Because you nailed it.
Katie:thank you. Yes, I grew up with a bunch of brothers who are funny and busting each other is their way of showing affection. Also I am a huge Phillies fan, and they are known for pranks. I realize I write more realistic men than some oth…