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Nick Rippington

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Nick Rippington is the award-winning author of gangland and psychological thrillers.
The first novel in his Boxer Boys series Crossing the Whitewash received an honourable mention in the genre category in the Writer's Digest 2016 self-published eBook awards. Judges describing it as "Evocative, unique, unfailingly precise and often humorous".
The prequel Spark Out was released in July 2017 at the Books Go Social Dublin Writers' Conference, winning a readers' award from Chill With A Book. Readers felt it was "compelling" with an "unexpected twist".
The final book in the trilogy Dying Seconds topped the Amazon Chart for Contemporary Urban Fiction giveaways with 350 downloads in two days.
The Boxer Boys Collection is now available as a digi
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Nick Rippington I have an older daughter - around 34 - who came from a brief relationship in my early 20s. We only got to know each other when she was in her teens an…moreI have an older daughter - around 34 - who came from a brief relationship in my early 20s. We only got to know each other when she was in her teens and eventually I got a call out of the blue from the police saying she had run away and wanted to move in with me. There was plenty of mystery attached to that scenario! (less)
Nick Rippington Hi Cynthia there is nothing new in this idea. I self-published with KDP Select who allow you to give your book away for a 5-day period for every 3 mon…moreHi Cynthia there is nothing new in this idea. I self-published with KDP Select who allow you to give your book away for a 5-day period for every 3 month period with them. The downside is your digital version has to be exclusive to Amazon. I gave away a lot of books, almost 2000. The plan was to increase my author reach and hopefully generate more reviews. Sadly as soon as the promotional deal finished there was no upturn in sales at all. It was disappointing. Though it was great to top a chart I have since come out of the exclusive deal and sell via draft 2 digital through other outlets(less)
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ALL THE BOXER BOYS: ALL IN ONE PLACE

THE Marshalls and the Dolans have history. For almost 40 years on the infamous Boxers Estate in Barking, East London, their relationship has rarely run smoothly. Unaware of the background, teens Gary Marshall and Arnie Dolan forge a close bond, fighting adversity both on the streets and at home. But good things don't last forever and when a series of devastating events shatter their young live in Read more of this blog post »
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Nick Rippington I'm an author and free book promotion seems a no brainer. How do I get started? I launched my first novel last year, the UK gangland thriller Crossing The Whitewash, which you can find on my author's page


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