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Book Blurbs

Many things will entice me to read a book: a pretty cover, a friend’s recommendation, the beloved’s author’s name slapped on the binding, a good title; however, honestly, I don’t think I’ve ever read a book based on the book blurb. 250 more words


Wild Reckless by Ginger Scott Final Teaser!

Wild Reckless‘ by Ginger Scott releases NEXT Tuesday 3/17/15 and I’m telling you right now, You NEED to pre order this book. I am a huge fan of Ginger’s work (‘ 542 more words

Book News

I'm Legit!

by S.A. Spencer

I’m legit!

No. My parents didn’t just get married or anything like that. What I mean is there is a legitimate pigeonhole for the type of story I’m writing. 358 more words

Writing A Novel

A Few Words on Brevity (mostly not mine)

By      D.M. Gutierrez

“It is with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.” ~Robert Southey

The fewer the words, the better, that’s for sure. 365 more words

Writing A Novel

Blurb - strange word, strange process

Blurb. It is not a word that rolls easily off of the tongue. Nor is it a process that flows from the mind. The definition in my Oxford Reference Dictionary: 591 more words


Book Cover Design – why, what, how?

5 seconds for book cover and 15 seconds for back page text!

That is the average attention span to entice a book reader. That is the time span needed to convert a ‘maybe book buyer’ into a ‘definitely interested book buyer’.

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Thought I’d share with you the book blurb I’ve just written for ‘ In Darkling Wood’. Publication day is creeping ever closer now- July isn’t far away at all. 120 more words

In Darkling Wood