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Calling all Goodreads People!

Calling all Goodreads People!

If you haven't discovered Goodreads, now's a good time. It's a large and very active site dedicated to readers to find book recommendations and reviews from other readers. Often authors will provide 'Giveaway' contests, and where am I going with this?  I have two...

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Almost there!

Almost there!

Jophiel's Secret is almost there! Soon to be released in just a matter of days and the reviews are rolling in. Here is one of my favorites as it will help readers to decide if Jophiel's Secret is a book for them or not: A review of Jophiel's Secret by Diane Donovan,...

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Contests are good things…

Contests are good things…

Contests are fabulous ways for writers (particularly new ones like me) to receive feedback from others more experienced in the industry. Some contest judges even provide deep evaluations - things like plot, pace, character development, dialogue, setting, etc. are...

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The first review is in!

The first review is in!

I don’t know if one ever gets comfortable with the idea of tossing your work out there to groups of critical reviewers and waiting, waiting, waiting for their comments! An advanced reading copy of Jophiel’s Secret has gone out to a dozen or so industry reviewers...

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7,500 Every Day!

7,500 Every Day!

Yes, Over 7,500 Every Single Day I read an article – well the headline anyway and the first line or two (that’s how I get my news). It’s not hard data, though it’s an industry estimate; Amazon publishes an average of 7,500 new ebooks every single day! Seriously, no...

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Honorable Mention – I’ll take it!

Honorable Mention – I’ll take it!

Readers' Favorite Award! Really happy and honored to be included among the “2022 Readers’ Favorite Award” winners! The Gatekeeper’s Descendants received Honorable Mention in the Young Adult – Religious Theme category of this world-wide contest! I checked out the other...

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Clean, flowed smoothly, unpredictable…

Clean, flowed smoothly, unpredictable…

Ashley Wintters has a dedicated book blog for clean reads, Ashley’s Clean Book Reviews. On this blog she posted her thoughts of The Gatekeeper’s Descendants along with a number of other books she recommends. This book wasn’t at all what I expected…it was better....

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Because I said so…

Because I said so…

Blogger, Connie Hill from Alabama, has a wonderful blog site, Because I said so…and other adventures in parenting. A great place to scroll and meander to review her thoughts on books suitable for recommendations. Here are the highlights of what she had to say about...

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The Journey Continues

The Journey Continues

A couple more blog stops completed! Short and sweet, here they are: First, a stop at Inklings and Notions: My thoughts: I love that this is a fantasy story that took on big emotions, since Matthew is dealing with grief over losing his father. I thought that the author...

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Have an Appetite for 4 1/2 Stars?

Have an Appetite for 4 1/2 Stars?

Blogger from Locks, Hooks and Books had this to say following her read of the The Gatekeeper’s Descendants! The Gatekeeper’s Descendants is a wonderful debut for author, Johanna Frank. I found the story to be a different and unique one. One that I did not find...

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