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Book Giveaway and Interview with Inspirational Romance Author Mary L. Ball

Book Giveaway Oct 1 - 14: You have a chance to win an Inspirational Romance, Stone of Destiny. Book: U.S. and E-book: International.

 

 “Taking Taylor's destiny in her hands, Grandma tries to make light of selling the family home, a home Taylor spent much time in as a child, and uses the ‘old lady’ excuse to shame her into staying there to oversee remodeling. Of course the remodeler is a hunk ... and the sparks of battle turn into sparks of…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on September 30, 2014 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Your Author Platform Is Not Your Social Media Following

I’ve spent the past five or six years not only educating authors about how to build an author platform but also about how to position themselves in such a way that the platform they already have truly shines.



So this week, when I received multiple e-mails asking what I thought about an article…

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Added by Brooke Warner on September 29, 2014 at 9:30pm — 21 Comments

How Online Bookstores in India are Gaining Popularity Among Book Lovers

They say books are your best friends, and if you ask all the book lovers they would agree with this statement. If someone is sad, happy, excited or angry they read books and flies in the different world with that story. Book lovers need no occasion to read books.…

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Added by Vanessa Clemens on September 23, 2014 at 12:00am — No Comments

Ali Maier’s Award-Winning Children’s Book Captures the Essence of Sibling Relationships

September 19, 2014 (CLEVELAND, OH) – Ali Maier’s new children’s book Mom Made Us Write This In The Summer inspires kids to read and journal and highlights the importance of sibling relationships. The title just received the 2014 International Book Awards recognition as the winner in Children’s Fiction…

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Added by Kelsey McBride on September 19, 2014 at 1:38pm — No Comments

Two Book Giveaways this week: An Inspirational Romance and a Cozy Romantic Mystery!

Two Book Giveaways this week: An Inspirational Romance and a Cozy Romantic Mystery!

 

1. Book Giveaway and Interview with Inspirational Romance Author Regina Andrews

 

Book Giveaway Sept 19 – 25: Win an Inspirational Romance, The Perfect Proposal. FREE EBOOK TO EVERYONE WHO COMMENTS! What’s the catch? We would appreciate a simple review and spread the word. That’s it. Just leave a comment about this interview with your e-mail.

 

THE…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on September 19, 2014 at 9:24am — No Comments

14 Book Events in 10 Days

14 Book Events in 20 Days

That was the pace of my East Coast Summer book tour.

The DIY Book Tour brought my second book Seedlings, Stories of Relationships, to book lovers in New Jersey, New York, and Long Island.

Now back home in Tucson, the tour…

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Added by Ethel Lee-Miller on September 15, 2014 at 1:55pm — No Comments

Looking Out the Window: Linda Weaver Clarke Talks Mystery

Looking Out the Window: Linda Weaver Clarke Talks Mystery - Gives Away an e-book of Her Latest, The Shamrock Case.



When Amelia is hired to search for her client’s grandparents, the case takes them to Ireland. Kate must learn about her heritage. Who are her grandparents and could they still be alive after all these years? Why did her parents leave Ireland suddenly and move to America? Is there more to this case than meets the eye? Visit…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on September 9, 2014 at 10:29am — No Comments

[Path to Publication] On Signing Books

My first book releases from Seal Press in exactly two weeks, and once again I start the day by scanning my to-do list, adding more items than I cross out: reserve a keg for my book launch, decide on room arrangement, respond to emails, set up Facebook events, make a hair trim appointment, answer questions for three different online interviews, upgrade wardrobe, order bookplates, clean the book…

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Added by Elizabeth Enslin on September 9, 2014 at 9:11am — 6 Comments

DOs and DON'Ts of Deep POV

What deep POV is

Deep POV (Point of View) has been increasing in publishing for the last 20 years or so, and it’s getting more popular every year. Sometimes it’s also called tight or close POV. If…

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Added by Jeni Chappelle on September 9, 2014 at 3:00am — No Comments

Book Giveaway and Interview with Romantic/Suspense Author Julie Bellon

Book Giveaway Sept 7 - 18: You have a chance to win a Romantic/Suspense, Ring Around the Rosie. Leave a comment about this interview with your e-mail. Ebook: International

 

Ring Around the Rosie is the Captain's story and it explores how his life gets turned upside down when his ex-wife is caught in a hostage situation with him.  Can the intense experience rekindle their feelings for each other?

Julie Bellon is giving away a $30 Amazon gift…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on September 8, 2014 at 8:35am — No Comments

[NETWORKING FOR INTROVERTS] Getting Good at Goodreads

Two weeks ago, I  talked about how to improve your presence on LinkedIn. Today I want to talk about how you can make the most of your Goodreads account.

 

Author Page

While…

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Added by Meghan Ward on September 4, 2014 at 12:29pm — 2 Comments

Writing Contests: Worth It or Not?

You know how things go in cycles? Well, lately I’ve met quite a few writers who have entered writing contests…and been disappointed with the results. I don’t just mean they didn’t win. In fact at least one of them did win and was still upset! But there were also unpleasant surprises about the process.

Which got me thinking: how do you know if a writing contest is for you? And…

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Added by Jeni Chappelle on September 4, 2014 at 11:56am — No Comments

Mom Made Us Write This In The Summer by Ali Maier

Mom Made Us Write This In The Summer is a children’s book by Ali Maier, written for ages 8 – 12.

A sister and brother, forced to write in the summer, and share ONE journal? Ugh.

This is exactly what happens to 10-year-old twins Maggie and Max Pruitt. When Mom comes up with…

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Added by Kelsey McBride on September 2, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Book Excerpt: The Unholy by Paul DeBlassie III

Title: The Unholy

Author: Paul DeBlassie III

Publisher: Sunstone Press

Pages: 200

Language: English

Genre: Psychological/Paranormal Thriller

Format: Paperback/Kindle

Purchase at…

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Added by Dorothy Thompson on August 25, 2014 at 7:32am — No Comments

Book Giveaway and Interview with Regency Romance Author Shirley Raye Redmond

Book Giveaway Aug 25 – Sept 4: You have a chance to win a Regency Romance, Prudence Pursued. Leave a comment about this interview with your e-mail. E-book: International

 

At the advanced age of twenty-seven, Prudence Pentyre is on the shelf. Content to occupy her time by attending meetings of Mr. Wilberforce’s Abolition Society, Prudence is resolved to see that her younger cousin Margaret, shy and plain, does not share her own unmarried fate. Despite her best…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on August 25, 2014 at 6:59am — No Comments

Why I Canceled My Amazon Prime Account (following Amazon's Spamming of My Inbox)

For those of you who follow publishing news, or who are KDP authors, you know that on August 9, Amazon sent a very bizarre email to all of its KDP customers, which has been dissected best, in my opinion, …

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Added by Brooke Warner on August 18, 2014 at 9:30pm — 22 Comments

Author Michael D. Dennis Announces Book Signing In West Hollywood, CA

August 13, 2014 (Los Angeles, CA) – Los Angeles based author Michael D. Dennis announced that he will be signing copies of his novel A Native’s Tongue and doing a reading at Book Soup in West Hollywood today, August 13, 2014 at 7:00PM.

 

A young man, torn between two women, struggles…

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Added by Kelsey McBride on August 13, 2014 at 9:54am — No Comments

Fantasy At Its Best!

Book Give Away Aug 1 – 15: You have a chance to win two fantasy romances filled with adventure, magic, and intrigue. Fantasy has become one of the most popular genre, simply because you are taken into a completely new world… a world of magic and mystery… where almost anything can happen. In this new series by Serena Clarke, we have an enchanting kingdom and mystical creatures that reside in the forests.

 

Stop by and leave a comment about this…

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Added by Linda Weaver Clarke on August 13, 2014 at 9:48am — No Comments

Author Allen D. Allen Announces The Release Of His eBook ‘God Behind the Movie Screen’

August 12, 2014 (Los Angeles, CA) – Author Allen D. Allen announced today this is ebook God Behind the Movie Screen is now available for sale on Amazon and …

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Added by Kelsey McBride on August 12, 2014 at 10:16am — No Comments

[PATH TO PUBLICATION] That Awkward Promotion Phase

The memoir I’ve been working on for years comes out at the end of September. I loved the process of writing and revising. Sure, I hit rough patches and moments of despair, but as a writer, I knew how to get through those.

Now with the book at the printer, I need to step into a new role: promoter. I’m grateful…

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Added by Elizabeth Enslin on August 12, 2014 at 9:00am — 18 Comments

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