Savannah Grace

Memoir Madness!

As you may already know, I co-founded one of the most popular travel chats on Twitter, “The Road Less Travelled” AKA #TRLT which is held every single Tuesday at 1pm ET.


In celebration of our big 99cent memoir SALE, I’m very excited to announce #MEMOIRMADNESS, a special one-off chat I will be hosting alongside ten other amazing travel MEMOIR authors. The one hour chat will be held on Monday April 4th, 2016 from 19:30-20:30 UK time (11:30-12:00 PDT, 14:30-15:30 EDT, 20:30-21:00 CEST, and 2:30-3:00 GMT+8).

This is a great chance to discuss memoirs with like-minded readers, ask the featured memoir authors questions, give some feedback and discover new memoirs to add to your to-be-read list. I’m excited to host #MemoirMadness alongside these ten bestselling travel memoir authors and hope you can join us for this special occasion.


What is a Twitter Chat? A brief explanation on how a twitter chat works. Six questions plus a bonus question, will be asked at approximately 8 minute intervals, and these are prefaced with Q1, Q2 and so on. You answer each question with the relevant answer (A1, A2 etc.) as they are posted. Engagement is key!

#MemoirMadness is expected to be a busy chat. The best way to follow is to open a separate Twitter window, put #MemoirMadness in the search bar and  make sure you click the button “Live” to follow the conversations as tweets are posted live. The top of your page should look like this.


Open another tab for your notifications so you can follow the chat and who is chatting directly with you. It is VITALLY important to include the #MemoirMadness hashtag (as shown below) at the end of every single tweet you post so your tweets can be followed by the hosts and other participants joining the #MemoirMadness thread.


With one window open on your Twitter “notifications” and one on “#MemoirMadness” you will be all set up to answer the questions as they are posted live, interact with like-minded readers/travellers and enjoy the conversations!

THE QUESTIONS: (Based on UK time GMT+1)

19:30  INTROS

19:32  Q1. What do you love about memoirs and why? What makes a memoir awesome? #MemoirMadness

19:40  Q2. Has a memoir ever inspired you to visit destinations, landmarks, or other literary venues? Share a photo. #MemoirMadness

19:48  Q3. Have you read any of the books by the 11 authors hosting today? What stories stood out to you? #MemoirMadness

19:56 Q4. If you were to write a book, what would you call it and what would it be about? Have you already? Share a link. #MemoirMadness

20:05   Q5. Share one of your favorite memoirs and what you love about it. #MemoirMadness

20:13 Q6. If you could give just one tip to a memoir author to make it a bestseller, what would it be? #MemoirMadness

20:21 BONUS: Ask ANY author ANY question by tagging them and using the hashtag #MemoirMadness




George Mahood author of “Free Country: A Pennyless Adventure the Length of Britain”

Victoria Twead author of “Chickens, Mules and Two Old Fools”

Tony James Slater author of “That Bear Ate My Pants! Adventures of a Real Idiot Abroad”

Sarah Jane Butfield author of “Glass Half Full: Our Australian Adventure” 

Frank Kusy author of “Too Young To Be Old: From Clapham to Kathmandu”

Susan Joyce author of “Lullaby Illusions: A Journey of Awakening”

Joe Cawley author of “More Ketchup Than Salsa”

Beth Haslam author of “Fat Dogs and French Estates” 

Shawn Inmon author of “Feels Like The First Time: A True Love Story” 

Alan Parks author of “Seriously Mum, What’s an Alpaca?”

And of course I, Savannah Grace author of “I Grew My Boobs in China” , will be hosting this event too!

These 11 travel memoirs are available on SALE for just 99cents until April 10th! You can download them HERE!!!


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  1. OMG, so many of my favorite authors all at one time–I need to re read how to work this

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