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Why Book Reviewing Isn’t Going Anywhere? According to The American Scholar Published by Phi Beta Kappa

I was sent this article after informing you all I used to be a snail mail paper book reviewer.  I see lack of reviews are a common dilemma for lots of authors.  It’s a  serious enough issue for the American … Continue reading

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Reedsy Book Reviewers

Every writer know it’s easier to pull chicken teeth than get a book review. I mean without paying for it and providing the books. Despite all this it doesn’t guarantee a review at all. I found this by accident. Yes, … Continue reading

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Summer months and authors in this new normal.

With the summer months generally being slow months for online activities especially in the literary world. So, what is a primary online marketing author to do? It’s unsafe in many places to go to where ever the public is. These … Continue reading

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Intellifluence Book Marketing

I came across a marketing company called Intellifluence Book Marketing Firm. I haven’t used it so I can’t tell anyone if it works or not, but it’s steep in prices but I noticed several reputable companies are listed as customers. … Continue reading

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I guess I can add award-winning author to my bio.

King Eochaidh The Horse Warrior was the first book to win a reward. 2017 The Fairy Tree Troll was the second. It won a local youth reading award-2018 The Fanfiction “Dean and Sam Meet The Real Azazel” is the third … Continue reading

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A Room Without Books Is Like A Body Without A Soul

~Marcus Tullius Cicero Marcus Tullius Cicero was right. One doesn’t have to be a Bibliophilia to love books or bibliophilism is the love of books, to have books in a room. A bibliophile or bookworm [though bookworm is sometimes used … Continue reading

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Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves?

Should writers be more vocal on social issues? Or keep their opinion to themselves? I asked that question because many of us lives in cities that are presently on fire. The fabric of society seriously needs mending. Every author has … Continue reading

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Are Book Reviewers and Bloggers Biased? Some readers seem to think they are.

The post opened my eyes to what readers are looking for when they visit your blog. I never gave it much thought but this reader named Alvin let it be known he thinks a book blogs and book reviewers couldn’t … Continue reading

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Does anyone [except a few] truly makes enough on their ROI to justify the high cost of preparing a book for publication?

I hadn’t thought about this vital topic until I read about it on a blog where the authors were complaining they feel they’re merely working for others although, they are Independents. Indie authors see it all over the web. Some … Continue reading

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