With thanks to John Bainbridge https://walkingtheoldways.wordpress.com/2020/02/14/how-to-help-hedgehogs/. If you're concerned about our wildlife you should read this. We can do a lot to help these adorable creatures. How to Help Hedgehogs Further to my last post. Here’s some advice from the British Hedgehog Preservation Society https://www.britishhedgehogs.org.uk/ . Please help our hedgehogs! Avoid using pesticides and slug pellets in … Continue reading Hedgehogs Need Our Help
A great Valentine's Day to all. If you have a partner, spoil him or her. If you don't--the year is young.
Valentine's Gift for the Lady in Your Life is always a problem. What to get? Boring flowers? Chocolates? Or something that will last? Something she can enjoy over and over? Reluctant Queen, is a Tudor biographical historical novel. It is about Mary Rose Tudor, the little sister of Henry VIII. It is available as an ebook or paperback. If your order it today, she's sure to have it by Valentine's Day.
This is a guest post by Linda Cartwright. You may remember her from her recent post, Self-Publishing Basics. Linda is an author and a freelance writer with a background in education. She lives in Seattle, teaches creative writing classes online and supports e-learning initiatives. Her darkest secret is that writing is only her second favorite […] … Continue reading Why Your Book Isn’t Selling — Nicholas C. Rossis
Looking for that perfect gift for the lady in your life? Mary Rose Tudor was the little sister of King Henry VIII. And even though he's supposed to have loved her, he still married her off to the old invalid King Louis XII. Find out what she did then...
‘Geraldine Evans has done it again. The distinguished, veteran British crime writer has turned out another crackling, entertaining and highly satisfying crime mystery in her Rafferty & Llewellyn, British mystery series, Game of Bones – 18th in the series.'
Has been monitoring the mystery, thriller, suspense, and crime fiction categories on Kindle for five years now. While many traditional publishers compete for this lucrative book market segment, they see a lot of smaller categories and niche markets available to indie authors. Here are three exciting facts from looking at the data right now: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense (MTS) has seen a 5-year upward trend on Kindle MTS holds on to its position of the second highest-selling Amazon bestseller list. All—yes, all— of the sub-categories in the main MTS category showed up in the "green zone" of attractive markets on the K-lytics Book Strategy Map. 100% - Wow! K-LYTICS announce the release of the latest K-lytics Mystery & Thriller genre AUGUST report. The report also includes Level 4 and Level 5 sub-categories. In total, it examines 137 Amazon Kindle categories. If you intend to do any kind of book project with elements of mystery, crime, thriller or suspense, this report is for you. Find out about trends, sales development, book supply, best categories, covers, top authors, publishers, keywords, price points, and more. The seminar comes with two reports and an explanatory video. With this data, you will have more market insights than most publishers out there.
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Such a thrill to write a guest post for Joe Konrath. I’ve admired him from afar since before I decided to turn indie myself — a decision I doubt I’d have had the courage to make if not for Joe. So thank you, Joe, for your generosity in sharing so much with the rest of the writing community and for opening our eyes to the possibilities created by Amazon and the internet.
I'm dropping the price of Nos 2-15 novels in the Rafferty series to £1.99 / $2.99 + 3 BOXSET!