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December 9, 2011

If you're thinking of getting The Sword in the Stars or The Errant King this year, please consider joining the Amazon Blitz!

Buy Sword in the Stars or The Errant King from Amazon.com on TONIGHT, December 9th between the hours of 6pm--10pm Eastern Time.

Thank you muchly!
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Published on December 09, 2011 13:27 • 406 views

November 27, 2011

Want to win a new Kindle Fire, Books-4-Life, your very own Star, or even have your name as a Character in a Future Novel??? Enter the Starseeker Contest, my biggest, most epic Reader Contest to date! See: http://is.gd/69LCYA for more details!
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Published on November 27, 2011 15:29 • 320 views • Tags: contest

November 13, 2011

Live chat with Fantasy Author's Donita K. Paul, D. Barkley Briggs, and Wayne Thomas Batson: You're invited! Live 90 Min. Chat with bestsellers Wayne Thomas Batson & Donita K. Paul at DeanBriggs.com, Monday, Nov. 14 @ 8 pm (Central) http://t.co/Wbi4r7ex.
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Published on November 13, 2011 06:28 • 195 views

November 1, 2011

Author chat and booksigning for The Errant King coming soon: December 3rd 12-3 pm in Ellicott City at His Way and Nora's Cafe. Contact Michelle Audrey Black (410) 549-8746 to reserve your seat!
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Published on November 01, 2011 20:14 • 201 views

October 17, 2011

Sorry about the cheesey title. But I'm getting ready to diversify in a major way. In the next year or so, I plan to release my first two eBooks: 1) GHOST: a supernatural thriller for those who enjoy Lee Child, Jim Butcher books AND 2) Berinfell Prophecies Book 3 (3rd in YA Fantasy Series with Christopher Hopper).

SO, I guess what I'm asking is this: do you like eBooks? If so, what format do you most often buy? How many titles do you buy a month? What's your price threshold, IE: you see a title you like, what's the pricepoint you're looking for? Thanks for the help!

PS: Anyone who provides useful info will be thanked on my first eBook's acknowledgments page!
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Published on October 17, 2011 19:46 • 335 views

October 10, 2011

Hey, all! Hope your fall season is full of colorful wonder! Hard to believe we're already half way through October. I've been busy as a bedbug and will be for the foreseeable future. It's a blessing to have deadlines and readers who demand more! Here's what's on the agenda: #1 Dark Sea Annals Book 2: The Errant King is due out end of this month. #2 Mystery of Starlight Isle (Focus on the Family) due to publisher Oct. 15. #3 Berinfell Prophecies Book 3 to release early 2012. #4 GHOST, supernatural thriller to release Spring 2012. #5 Sir George and the Dragon (Focus on the Family) due to publisher early 2012. #6 Book 3 of Dark Sea Annals due to publisher May 15th. I also have three other possible projects that *might* come to fruition. Can you say, writer's cramp? Lol PS: Spare prayers very appreciated!
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Published on October 10, 2011 15:57 • 3,314 views

October 9, 2011

Hey, your creative writers. Join me in a writing challenge. Visit me on facebook for details.
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Published on October 09, 2011 16:55 • 194 views

October 4, 2011

Hi, Goodread readers! I apologize profusely to all here. I signed up for Goodreads years ago, but honestly just got lost doing other things, including writing. I really had no idea how active and cool things were going here at Goodreads. But now, I'm back and looking forward to being active. I'm on my 10th book believe it or not! More news to come, esp. with The Errant King coming soon. Please let me know if you have questions about any of my books, etc.

Never alone.

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Published on October 04, 2011 20:18 • 299 views

November 14, 2010

Hi, All! Thanks for all the discussion about Sword in the Stars. Just to let you know that Tomorrow, Monday, November 15th, from 5-10pm ET, I'm hosting an Amazon Blitz to try to rocket Sword in the Stars to the top of Amazon's bestseller list. If you are planning to order Sword in the Stars anyway, please join us on the Blitz!

Click here for more details: http://is.gd/h4GNQ

Oh, and everyone, and I do mean EVERYONE, who purchases a book from Amazon during the Blitz will receive a signed and personalized bookplate sticker for their book! Thanks! -WtB
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Published on November 14, 2010 20:40 • 242 views