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Author Events – Part Two

In my last post I discussed some of the less expensive items you'll need as an author attending events. That list is a great place to start and will serve you well for indoor events that provide tables and chairs for you. Unfortunately, most events won't be so accommodating. So today, I'd like to discuss… Continue reading Author Events – Part Two

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Author Events – Part One

As I mentioned in my previous post, I've been attending a lot of author events lately and it got me to thinking about the various things I've learned as well as tips and tricks I've found to be useful. If you're an author who is new to attending in-person events, you may not know what… Continue reading Author Events – Part One

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Author At-Large

Last year I watched a fellow author friend of mine, Connie Johnson Hambley, attend a seemingly endless number of live author events, from signings to expos to readings at the library. It seemed like every time I turned around, she was posting a photo of her booth at a new location! I found it inspiring… Continue reading Author At-Large

Secret Need

The Book Designer August 2017 Cover Contest

BIG NEWS! I'm thrilled to announce that Secret Need has won The Book Designer e-Book Cover Design Award for August 2017! Joel Friedlander has been running this contest for years now and I've always found his critiques to be insightful. It's one of the best resources available for an author wanting to learn more about… Continue reading The Book Designer August 2017 Cover Contest

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AllAuthor’s September Cover Contest

Hey everybody! Can you do me a HUGE favor and go vote for my cover on All Author? Registration is free and easy. It's also a great resource if you're a fellow author. Winner gets a pro-author membership and featured on their site for a month that I wouldn't be able to afford on my… Continue reading AllAuthor’s September Cover Contest

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Secret Need Pre-Release Contest

As many of you know, Secret Need's official release date is August 22nd. However, I went to the New England Author Expo last Wednesday and wanted to have some books available for the event. I decided to have a limited, pre-release edition printed up. There are only 15 copies of this special run and I'm… Continue reading Secret Need Pre-Release Contest

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Secret Hunger Goodreads Giveaway!

Today is the first day of my Goodreads giveaway! Two lucky winners will receive a signed copy of Secret Hunger. Click the link to enter. Good luck! http://bit.ly/2vz47HB

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My interview for Katie Li’s blog series, Writers on Writing

Katie Li is the the author of Somewhere in Between.  I had the pleasure of meeting her at the New England Author Expo a couple of years back and have kept in touch ever since. At the time, we had both recently released our debut novels and it was fun to share our experiences and… Continue reading My interview for Katie Li’s blog series, Writers on Writing

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Signal Boost!

I'll admit it, I'm a cheerleader. Not the kind you remember from high school with the short skirts and pom-poms. No, I'm more of a cheerleader at life. I LOVE encouraging my friends in their endeavors. I'll happily comment on their wedding photos, coo at their baby pictures, and congratulate their job promotion announcements. When a… Continue reading Signal Boost!

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Audio Interview with Aaron Hubble

Back at the beginning of May I participated in an online book fair hosted by Carol Davis called "Spring" into Reading. It was a lot of fun and I had a chance to meet many readers, as well as some fellow authors. One of those authors was Aaron Hubble. As we talked online, we discovered that… Continue reading Audio Interview with Aaron Hubble