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S. DeGiorgio

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Influences
Jules Verne, HG Wells, David Sedaris, Ellen Hartman, Andrei Baltakmens

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October 2013

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We (S DeGiorgio) are a husband/wife team who primarily work as co-authors of science-fiction novels, like Orion Connection, but we also enjoy dabbling in children’s literature, such as Yo Ho Ho and a Very Merry Christmas! (now available in audio), and non-fiction. See our website, PursuitofMeaning.com.

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Read the 1st half (180 pages) of Orion Connection by S DeGiorgio for FREE (available in EPUB and PDF). Get my copy!

Current projects:

• The Orion Connection audiobook
• The second book in The Legends Series (following Orion Connection)

Shaley DeGiorgio grew up on Oahu, Hawaii where her creative talents as an artist were recognized at an early age. She is
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S. DeGiorgio I've never suffered from writer's block. If I could I'd live at the keyboard typing. My biggest challenge is finding the time and energy to write at…moreI've never suffered from writer's block. If I could I'd live at the keyboard typing. My biggest challenge is finding the time and energy to write at night after working a full-time job. (less)
S. DeGiorgio The best thing about being indie authors is not having a publisher trying to control what we write. We have to actively earn each sale, borrow, and…moreThe best thing about being indie authors is not having a publisher trying to control what we write. We have to actively earn each sale, borrow, and new fan, which is helping us to find readers that truly like our combined voice.

We've both been employed as technical writers since 2004 and so although we're indies we are not amateurs. One reviewer wrote that OC is the best written indie they've ever read, which we loved hearing, but it also illustrates the preconception that indie works aren't as polished as those from traditional publishing houses. We have a small army that helps us with the final edits just like the big boys LOL.

OC is going to be on sale again for .99 from 6/13 - 6/20 and we're hoping that the GoodReads community will rally around this deserving debut work. We'd love to be able to afford to quit our day jobs and write full-time, but honestly that'll depend entirely on book sales.(less)
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message 12: by Maria

Maria Hi, thanks for the invite. : )


message 11: by P.J.

P.J. Kelley Hi S. Degiorgio,

I am sending this message to all my goodreads friends.

My new book is free tomorrow on Amazon (5/9/2015)

You would be doing me a huge favor if you downloaded it and helped send it to the top of the free list for the day.

As an Indie writer, this is the best form of promotion I have.

The book is short, but it took me a couple of years to write, believe it or not, so I do not consider this request spam. I don't like everything I write, but I like this book, so am making this extra effort to promote it.

Also, if you do read the book, provide some honest input (I can take it) and pass the link along to your friends if you are willing.

Free 5-9-2015
Just published won't be free again.

Quick and the Grateful Undead by P.J. Kelley

http://www.amazon.com/Quick-Grateful-...


message 10: by Sophia

Sophia Thanks for the friend request. See you around GR!


Martha Sweeney Thanks for the friend request! Happy writing! I love the power couple energy. :)


Robert Thanks for the friend request, S.


Belhor Hello S.
Thanks for the friend invitation. It's very nice to have you as a friend.
I look forward to reading your reviews. :)


Thomas Thanks for the friend request! Cheers to your GR writing success! :)


.Karéz. hello, thank you for the invite, take care :)


message 4: by Sarah

Sarah Hi thank you for the friend request! (=


message 3: by Sarah

Sarah Hi thank you for the friend request! (=


Shanae Thanks so much for the friend request. I am very happy that I won the book.

I will provide a review as soon as possible and pass it on to my sister, who will begin her first year as an elementary school teacher this fall.


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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