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Interview with Beth Rinyu Author of WHEN THE CHIPS ARE DOWN

We would like to welcome:Beth Rinyu
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Rad-Reader:  How did this story line come to you?

Beth:  Well, I had it in my head for a very long time, and I kind of put it on the back burner to write other books. Originally, Mel was going to be a hair stylist running a detective agency on the sided for scorned women (since she was one herself). Ben was going to come back into her life and kind of put his police skills to use to help her, but I was kinda coming up with nothing. So, one day it came to me about combining all three different POV's and paralleling them together. I'm a mom of twin teenage boys, so I could relate somewhat.....and anyone that tells you that they are easier than girls.....NOPE!

Rad-Reader:  Why didn’t you have the girls or the parents pressing charges against Paul? I understand the first time but the rest of the times…
Beth:  I kind of wanted Gia to try and figure it out on her own. I wanted Melanie to respect Gia's wishes with not wanting to press cha…