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Hello Fellow Goodreaders,
I've just started a giveaway promotion for my new book In the Window Room. There are 10 copies available to be won, so good luck. I hope you win, read, and thoroughly enjoy the book.

Enter to Win

Many thanks,
Steven J. Carroll
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Published on January 27, 2012 15:48 • 127 views • Tags: children-s-fiction, fantasy-adventure, giveaway, literature, middle-grade, science-fantasy
Book review for In the Window Room Watch the Review

In the Window Room by Steven J. Carroll
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Published on February 28, 2012 16:12 • 119 views • Tags: book-review, childrens-book, fantasy, fantasy-adventure, fiction, middle-grade, ya, young-adult
It used to be, that if an author wanted to release a second edition of a book he would first need to wander through miles of red tape within a traditional publishing house, and then hope that he sell out his first printing completely, for me this was a much less involved process. Last week I took a morning to augment a particular section of In the Window Room that had been nagging at me lately. I don't believe this will be a common occurrence as I continue to write, and publish, but if I can take a simple few hours to improve upon a work that took 6 months to complete. And if I can be humble enough to know when things might be helped by a second look, then I intend to use the tools at my disposal. When it's really just a easy as pressing "send" to make any changes I'd like.

Also, Happy late Easter. Buy or Borrow In the Window Room on Amazon



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Published on April 09, 2012 12:56 • 141 views • Tags: book-review, childrens-book, fantasy, fantasy-adventure, fiction, middle-grade, ya, young-adult
I just finished writing a new book. Yesterday I sent it off to the printers, so I could get a few proof copies for editing purposes.

Here's some info about it:
176 pages. Ages 9 and up.

Summary:
The Road to Jericho - About a boy from Arkansas, and his dog, who get wrapped up into dangerous circumstances. It's about their travels to Jericho, AR, a hubbub of wanton and reckless living, in the Summer of 1949. It's a book about charity, and gratitude, and greed and the choices that lead us there.

It should released with the next month or so.
Until then... "Like" the Facebook page www.facebook.com/TheRoadtoJericho. Add it to your "to-read" list http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15711594-the-road-to-jericho
And expect giveaways, when the time comes, and a book release party in Redlands, CA. TBD.

The Road to Jericho
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Published on July 17, 2012 23:45 • 124 views • Tags: jericho, middle-grade, new-book, steven-j-carroll
Hi Fans,
The Road to Jericho is on sale now-ish. Or at least it will be within the next twelve hours.

Kindle Version: buy it

Paperback Version: buy it

I hope you love this book.
Happy reading.

-Steve

The Road to Jericho by Steven J. Carroll
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Published on September 07, 2012 12:09 • 155 views • Tags: americana, children-s-book, fiction, middle-grade, new-release
Take artsy pictures. Win the grand prize.

Follow @stevenjcarroll to enter.

Grand Prize: Signed copies of both books in The Histories of Earth series.
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Published on February 25, 2013 11:25 • 172 views • Tags: contest, giveaway, middle-grade
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After six months of writing, hours and hours of edits, and rewrites, A Prince of Earth is finally finished. Paperback and eBook copies are available now, on Amazon. If you were a fan of the first book in the series, then I promise you this, you'll love this new story.

A Prince of Earth:
http://www.amazon.com/Steven-J-Carroll/e/B005IGNTIG/
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Published on February 27, 2013 12:09 • 73 views • Tags: childrens-book, ebook, middle-grade, new-novel, tween, ya, young-adult
From March 22nd – March 29th, I’m running a Facebook Giveaway Contest for a signed copy of A Prince of Earth.

Rules and Entry info on my Facebook Page: facebook.com/stevenjcarrollauthor
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Published on March 22, 2013 22:50 • 80 views • Tags: giveaway, middle-grade
What do you guys think?

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Published on April 19, 2013 18:00 • 79 views • Tags: childrens-book, ebook, middle-grade, new-novel, tween, ya, young-adult
I have a name for book #3 of The Histories of Earth series. And it is.... (drum roll), All the Worlds of Men.

You won't want to miss this next book, but make sure to catch up on the first two novels before reading the third, this is one of those series that builds heavily upon itself.

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Published on July 18, 2013 19:39 • 63 views • Tags: middle-grade, series