I hosted American suspense author Michael Murphy a few posts ago when I introduced him and his latest novel Scorpion bay. He'll be back on Monday 2 May with a follow-up based on his Writers' Workshop: You Too Can Write a Novel. So, if you're interested in writing a novel, but are in despair about actually getting … Continue reading COMING ON MONDAY: WRITING WORKSHOP FROM AUTHOR MICHAEL MURPHY
Today I'm hosting prize-winning author Douglas Corleone and his novel Night on Fire. Douglas, an ex New York criminal defence attorney, will be posting about how he set up his Kevin Covlelli mystery series and has also sent an excerpt of his latest novel. Look forward to a treat! Take it away, Douglas.The Kevin Corvelli mystery series … Continue reading INTRODUCING AUTHOR DOUGLAS CORLEONE
The Hanging Tree, my latest ebook, is now live on amazon. This is the fourth in my Rafferty & Llewellyn mystery series and my fourth ebook.I've made a trailer. I've been having a little trouble uploading my trailers lately, so I hope this upload goes okay.YES! SUCCESS!
Since writing my last-but-one post, I've discovered something about amazon's sales rankings.Turns out they're not of all sales, but of sales made within a specified hour. Personally, I think 'All' sales would be a better idea. At least you'd know how a book was doing against its competitiors. I find this hourly system entirely meaningless.But, … Continue reading NOW NUMBERS 4 AND 6 ON KINDLE!
Do you want to know how to make video book trailers? I’m self-taught, so don’t expect sophistication. But I’ve had a couple of compliments on them even if earlier ones were a bit long. Stick with me and you’ll have a trailer to put up on youtube, vimeo and blazing saddles.Here we go. If you … Continue reading MAKING VIDEO BOOK TRAILERS
Today's guest author is American suspense author Michael Murphy. Michael is the author of seven novels and Scorpion Bay is his latest. Here's Michael to tell you something about himself and his book.In addition to writing novels, I also conduct novel writing workshops at libraries and book stores in Arizona called You Too Can Write … Continue reading GUEST POST FROM AMERICAN SUSPENSE AUTHOR MICHAEL MURPHY
Hope to soon have The Hanging Tree published on kindle. Meanwhile, here’s a peak at the cover. It’s not quite the final version as it’s going to have another tweak with, hopefully, another noose fixed on the letter ‘H’ of Hanging. My idea. I just thought it added that little something extra.I’ve done the trailer … Continue reading THE HANGING TREE
Well , I don't know. Confused or what? I proudly boasted in my last post about being on Kindle's Bestseller List. and I was. But I'm now wondering if these lists actually have anything to do with sales.According to my own data, Down Among the Dead Men is currently selling poorly, yet according to kindle's … Continue reading BESTSELLER STATUS? OR NOT?