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Arthur Slade was raised in the Cypress Hills of southwest Saskatchewan and began writing at an early age. He received an English Honours degree from the University of Saskatchewan, spent several years writing advertising and now writes fiction full time. He is the author of the "Canadian Chills" series of books, "Dust" (which won the Governor General's award), "Tribes," and "Jolted." He currently lives in Saskatoon.

I've been curious about Createspace's print on demand book publishing options for some time now (It's just one of the many arms of the Amazon). Since my novel Megiddo's Shadow was out of print in the US, I decided to use it to try out Createspace. It is a relatively easy way to self publish a book. All you need is a Word file. They provide a template that I just copied and pasted my novel in... Read more of this blog post »
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★ Jess Oh, not too soon then! Thank you!!!

Arthur Booklover23 wrote: "hi! ... "
Thanks! Glad you loved it. Yeah, a movie would be fun. Crossing my fingers on that! The 2nd book comes out in APril in Canada/Sept in US

★ Jess hi!
I just finished reading THE HUNCHBACK ASSIGNMENTS and i loved it.
i can imagine that as a movie verrrrry soon.
Just wondering when the 2nd will be out?

Bradley I hope you are having a good day! =)

Dreamsbane of Tamalor by Bradley James Simpson

LiNCOLN Hi Slade!

I don't get to Goodreads nearly as often as I'd like because I'm writing my 4th book. So, I wanted to make sure and stop by and let you know that I am thrilled to be your friend here! Are you on twitter? My twitter name is: linc0lnpark

Have a fantastic day!


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