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Review Milestones and Ways to Show Book Love

In other news, it's entirely untrue that when you recieve 50 Amazon reviews you get a unicorn. (I check the mailbox every day and I do  have Prime)  I did get to meet this little sweetie at a friend's birthday party, which was awesome: A post shared by Jasmine Silvera (@jassilvera) on Apr 30, 2017 at 9:45am PDT… Continue reading Review Milestones and Ways to Show Book Love

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It’s Giveaway Time

I'm celebrating my birthday the entire month of June with giveaways of Death's Dancer on Amazon (ebook) and Goodreads (print) To enter, click the links above, or, for Goodreads the giveaway widget below: .goodreadsGiveawayWidget { color: #555; font-family: georgia, serif; font-weight: normal; text-align: left; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; background: white; } .goodreadsGiveawayWidget p { margin: 0… Continue reading It’s Giveaway Time

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Most Highlighted + Graphics + News

Amazon Publishing released a new tool for its authors, and one of the coolest bits of data we now have easy access to is our most highlighted quotes. I was delighted to find these two were your favorites: "Who walks into a wolf's den and comes out alive? Her father's old joke came unbidden as… Continue reading Most Highlighted + Graphics + News

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Readings and local bookstore news!

I'll be reading on Tuesday, May 9th at the Vermillion in Seattle at 7pm as part of the At The Inkwell reading series. The theme of the night is "The Morning After" : Life is filled with great parties, bad dates, national tragedies, personal successes, and other transformative events that shape us. But what do… Continue reading Readings and local bookstore news!

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Interview with Jessica Knauss, author of Kindle Scout selected “Awash in Talent”

(NOTE: this post is a compilation of an interview conducted during the Kindle Scout 2nd Anniversary Facebook Event. It's been reformatted and lightly edited for clarity!) Jessica Knauss was no stranger to publishing when her contemporary paranormal fantasy "Awash in Talent" was selected for publication by Kindle Scout. A lifelong traveler, former librarian, and translator, she… Continue reading Interview with Jessica Knauss, author of Kindle Scout selected “Awash in Talent”

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Upcoming Interview with Jessica Knauss, Author of “Awash in Talent.”

I'm excited to have a virtual sit down with fellow Kindle Press author Jessica Knauss to discuss her work, including her Scout selected novel "Awash in Talent" as part of the 2nd Anniversary Kindle Scout event on Facebook on Monday, March 27th at 10 am PDT. Here's the novel's description: So much Talent can kill you. Welcome… Continue reading Upcoming Interview with Jessica Knauss, Author of “Awash in Talent.”

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Goodreads Giveaway

I've got this big stack of proofs (beauty marks and all) taking up space on my desk. Enter now to win a signed copy! (sorry, this one's for US readers only) .goodreadsGiveawayWidget { color: #555; font-family: georgia, serif; font-weight: normal; text-align: left; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; background: white; } .goodreadsGiveawayWidget p { margin: 0 0… Continue reading Goodreads Giveaway

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Kindle Scout Campaign Wrap up (and news!)

My Kindle Scout Campaign for Death's Dancer wrapped on July 22, 2016. Seven of the longest days of my life later, I got an email from the Kindle Press team. Death's Dancer has been selected for publication. WOOOOHOOOOOO! If you follow me on IG, you know there was a little celebrating. You may have heard… Continue reading Kindle Scout Campaign Wrap up (and news!)

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Hot and Trending

Woohoo, 8 days in and Death's Dancer has been getting some serious traction in the hot and trending category. Really excited to see readers connecting with Isela, Azrael and the dancers of Prague. Come see what all the ruckus is about and get a chance to recieve a free copy as part of the Kindle… Continue reading Hot and Trending