Make Sure You’re Being Seen by the Holiday Shoppers
The National Retail Federation’s Holiday Consumer Spending Survey came out (yes that’s a thing, look HERE for the full report) and their findings are positive for all authors out there. Among the mountains of data compiled in the article are... Read more of this blog post »
Two days ago I wrote a blog post that proved to be the most popular, in terms of reach and reaction, of any I’ve ever written! Thanks to everyone who read, liked, shared, reblogged, followed my blog, and commented on it. I guess I hit a nerve with the topic of authors behaving badly and how to av...Read more of this blog post »
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molti dei libri che ho letto nel 2014
Quest’anno ho letto un bel po’. Dice Goodreads che ho letto 18 libri. Alcuni non avevano la scheda, quindi sono decisamente di più, senza considerare che ne sto leggendo altri tre più o meno.
Che poi di questi 18, solo 7 sono di indie, ovvero scrittori che non...Read more of this blog post »
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Keep your demon alive, win the sweepstakes.
Burklin had it all—a spacious house, a shapeshifting wife, a wide open future—until his father ripped out his soul and trapped it inside a dog. Now he’s a slave, mopping up after a homicidal teenage demo... Read more of this blog post »
With few roots in England and having just lost her job, Amy Carter decides to give up on home and start a new life in France, spending her redundancy package turning an overgrown Provençal farmhouse, Bellefontaine, into a successful hotel. Though she has big plans for her... Read more of this blog post »
if you’re looking for a few easy-going, quick reads this festive season, try one (or all!) of my Christmas short stories :) they’re all YA romances and stand-alone novels - so perfect to pick up if you’re stopping for a coffee while you’re out Christmas shopping, or reading on the way to work!
Fin...Read more of this blog post »
The Poison Pie Publishing House is pleased to announce that Numismatists of the Great Wheel by David J. Keffer, a fantasy role-playing module set in the Planescape cosmology has been published and is available via free and anonymous download.
Numismatists of the Great Wheel is the third and final... Read more of this blog post »
A couple of weeks ago, I announced the makeover of the Breaking series and the why behind it.
Today, I’m here to finally show you the gorgeous new covers:
BREAKING FREE (The Breaking Series, #1)
(Previously titled BREAKING THE REINS)
Genre:NA contemporary romance
Warning:strong language, do...
Book: Get Your Rocks Off
Series: Rock God #2
Author: KE Osborn
Release Date: 18th January 2015
Hosted by: Francessca’s Romance Reviews
This book is for mature audiences 18+ It contains explicit language, drug and sexual content.
After Lia’s life-altering accident, Colt is...
Today is one of those days where I want to let the song largely speak for itself. This version is called “Come and Worship” but it basically just a new take on a 200 year old hymn called, “Angels From The Realms of Glory.” It’s one of those songs that always moves me. No matter what else I am doi...Read more of this blog post »
Breaking Free(The Breaking Series, #1)(Previously titled BREAKING THE REINS)Genre:NA contemporary romance
Warning:strong language, domestic violence, sex scene
Cover:Najla Qamber Designs
Horses, mansions, tea parties, and lies are twenty-year-old Hannah... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
This edition combines Mike at Wrykyn and Mike and Psmith into one book, with an extra introductory sentence added to the start of the second as a bridge. Mike at Wrykyn, which comprises the first 29 chapters, is pleasant enough but it's really a prett... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
I started reading “Route 11” at a time when I needed a good travel book. What is Route 11 -- part Gonzo journalism, part spiritual quest, stream of consciousness. Beatnik writing? Perhaps. The book jumps fr... Read more of this blog post »
I need readers who know the series backwards and forwards. The sort who would notice anything I got wrong. As you know, there's an immense amount of stuff here. I'm doing my best, but it's been a while. I'll feel much better with a... Read more of this blog post »
There's a grand prize and the chance to win an ecopy of all of my books. I'm feeling generous for Christmas!
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This isn’t a “best of” list. I’m waiting until January to do that.
2014 has been absolutely insane. One year ago my husband lost his job. He landed a dream job (thanks a ton to the helpful advice that we got through this website, and to all of you who helped us during that time. I’ll never f...Read more of this blog post »
Oh, it’s a big one. A big honking preview, this is. Yes indeed, folks, Harper Collins is in town and they’ve a mess of good looking books just aching to arrive on your shelves. Now the last time I attending a preview for HC I was massively pregnant with back pain to match. This time around, in co...Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Bending The Boyne is set around 2200BCE in Eire (Ireland) Here live simple folk, stone-cutters, potters, weavers and Star-watchers. These people live with the land and learn from the stars. They have mounds built and...Read more of this blog post »
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This spread has zero added fat, zero eggs, zero oil, and is SO, so good. Plus, it costs about $2.00 to make. SCORE! I stopped being a die-hard vegan, but some of the tricks of the trade I’d learned stayed in my repertoire. Mayonnaise on a sandwich when I was out at a res...Read more of this blog post »
“You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and bear fruit, and that your fruit would remain, so that whatever you ask of the Father in My name He may give to you.” John 15:16 NASB
As we saw yester... Read more of this blog post »
To introduce my author self to the world before DRAWN releases, I'm hosting a "LIKE-my-FB-fan-page-for-a-chance-2-Win" Contest.
TODAY is the last day to enter!! :-)
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Full Rules and Regs are on the FB page.
https://www.fa... Read more of this blog post »
For the full list of blog tour stops, as well as what I'll be doing there, check out the complete ca... Read more of this blog post »
I blogged over at Cup O’Porn today. The theme was dreams and I talked about two recurring dreams that I’ve had over the years.
Stop on by and talk about your dreams…or just comment on mine :D
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House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.
NEW YORK –Tea party loyalists and fiscal conservatives have criticized House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for conceding to Democrat desires and passing a $1.1 trillion spending bill...Read more of this blog post »
How to design a cover.
FIRST: Put text over this gorgeous guy and try and convince yourself that the cover needs words.
SECOND: Check fonts for the book KNEE DEEP, that comes before this book, and make sure you’re using the same one. CHECK. Make font big to really SAY something. CHECK. Make sure...Read more of this blog post »
Whatever my flawed reasoning, the Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot is looming on the horizon.
I do have a few questions and comments for the organizers of th... Read more of this blog post »
In the air, there's a feeling of Christmas.
Even stoplights blink a bright red and green.
Those lyrics are from the song "Silver Bells," written for the 1951 film The Lemon Drop Kid.
Bob Hope must pay his gambling deb... Read more of this blog post »
I’m finally makingreal progress with my academy game instead of just planning. I’ve posted two development reports on Less Wrong:
Feedback is welcome, eitherhere or over there.The source code is up...Read more of this blog post »
When my husband and I first came to China in 2010, the plan was to stay two years. Well, we are now going on our fifth year, and we don’t have any plans to leave. It’s hard to believe that we have been here long enough to start doing Throwback Thursday posts, but we have. My goal is to go back th...Read more of this blog post »
You just gotta love a blog hop where EVERY commenter wins on EVERY blog!
Visit and comment (with your name and email address) on each blog listed below to win a free ebook from each participating author. AND enter the rafflecopter giveaway at the bottom of thi...Read more of this blog post »
The L. M. Roth Quiz of the Day is a quiz for those familiar with the books of L. M. Roth. If you are not familiar with the books of L. M. Roth, you’d better start cramming!
The answer to yesterday's quiz: Cornwall was the land in which the creatures of leg... Read more of this blog post »
Here they are, in no particular order:
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
A wonderful fantasy tale, with lots of gre... Read more of this blog post »
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