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Having a fabulous time

One of the joys of publishing with an independent online publisher is being able to re-publish one’s out of print work – hitherto doomed to a half-life in the ‘used’ section of the Amazon store, or to second-hand bookshops -– themselves fast disappearing. It’s a wonderfully liberating feeling, to know that one’s characters are no longer consigned to the limbo of the unread, but will be brought back to life in the minds of readers.Having already brought about this resurrection with my second…See More
Nov 1, 2011
Christina Koning posted a status
"In June, I published my 5th novel, Variable Stars, - now I'm republishing my 3rd novel, Fabulous Time, as an eBook, and on Kindle and iPad."
Nov 1, 2011
Christina Koning commented on the blog post 'Writing Is Not A Contest! (No Matter How Much Some Dudes Wish It Were)'
"I've just come back from the Hay Festival, where I heard the wonderful Howard Jacobson describe himself as 'the male Jane Austen'... In a 'face-off' between Jacobson and Naipaul, I know which I'd rather read!"
Jun 7, 2011
Christina Koning left a comment for Kate Hanselman
"Hi Kate, thanks for the kind welcome. I can see I'll have fun exploring the site, and discovering links to other writers... All best Christina"
May 27, 2010
Kate Hanselman left a comment for Christina Koning
"Welcome to She Writes Christina! So glad to have you here. Don’t forget to head over to the She Writes Blog and let us know what you think! If you have any questions or feedback as you explore and use the site, don’t hesitate to get in…"
May 27, 2010
Christina Koning is now a member of She Writes
May 27, 2010

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Who I am:
www.christinakoning.com
@christinakoning
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
A Mild Suicide (Lime Tree 1992/ Penguin 1999) - novel
Undiscovered Country (Viking 1998/ Penguin 1999) - novel
Fabulous Time (Viking 2000/ Penguin 2001) - novel
The Dark Tower (Arbuthnot Books 2010) - novel
Media outlets that I currently write for:
The Times - paperback fiction reviews
My writing is:
Fiction
Outlets where I review books, TV, or film:
Yes - see above
Services I offer to other writers:
No
I'm part of these writers' groups or salons:
Yes
My professional associations:
member of The Society of Authors
I found out about She Writes from:
a friend, who is also a member of SW, suggested I should join...

Christina Koning's Blog

Having a fabulous time

Posted on November 1, 2011 at 3:28am 0 Comments

One of the joys of publishing with an independent online publisher is being able to re-publish one’s out of print work – hitherto doomed to a half-life in the ‘used’ section of the Amazon store, or to second-hand bookshops -– themselves fast disappearing. It’s a wonderfully liberating feeling, to know that one’s characters are no longer consigned to the limbo of the unread, but will be brought back to life in the minds of readers.

Having already brought about this resurrection with my…

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At 8:44am on May 27, 2010, Kate Hanselman said…
Welcome to She Writes Christina! So glad to have you here.
Don’t forget to head over to the She Writes Blog and let us know what you think!
If you have any questions or feedback as you explore and use the site, don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Best,
-Kate
Managing Editor, She Writes Blog
At 7:17am on May 27, 2010, Meg Waite Clayton said…
Welcome to She Writes, Christina. We’d love to have you join us in the Novelists – Struggling or Not group if you’re looking for a place to jump in. Hope you enjoy the site!

Meg Waite Clayton
Novelist Group Moderator
www.megwaiteclayton.com
http://www.shewrites.com/group/novelistsstrugglingornot
 
 
 

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