Monthly Archives: February 2014

From Interesting Literature: Five Fascinating Facts about John Steinbeck

Click Five Fascinating Facts about John Steinbeck to read some fascinating facts about John Steinbeck.  Number 5 should be of special interest to my friend Jayde Ashe-Thomas of The Paperbook Collective.  She is a fan of author Thom Steinbeck, John … Continue reading

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Five Fascinating Facts about Henry James

Originally posted on Interesting Literature:
By Viola van de Sandt 1. He had no regrets. In a letter to fellow novelist Hugh Walpole, James wrote in 1913: ‘We must know, as much as possible, in our beautiful art . .…

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My GRL Distribution Expanding

Originally posted on Fiction Favorites:
My GRL front cover I am pleased to say My GRL is now available at the following places: Amazon US Amazon UK Smashwords  available in epub, mobi, pdf, rtf, lrf, pdb, txt formats Barnes and…

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Interview With Jayde-Ashe Thomas, the Genius Behind The Paperbook Collective

Welcome to an interview with Jayde-Ashe Thomas, entrepreneur extraordinaire!  Jayde is the creator of the online literary journal, The Paperbook Collective Zine.  She also blogs at The Paperbook Blog; makes bound paper copies of the zine as well as Paperbook … Continue reading

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Top Ten Things Not to Do When Writing a Book Review on Amazon or Anywhere Else

Here is the 34th installment of Ten Top Lists of What Not to Do by Marie Ann Bailey of 1WriteWay at and John W. Howell of Fiction Favorites at These lists are simu-published on our blogs each Monday. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Beginning of a Hero

Today I finished Beginning of a Hero by Charles E. Yallowitz, just in time to again encourage readers to take advantage of the book’s current FREE status. Here’s the book description from Amazon: Take a step into the magical world … Continue reading

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1st Birthday Sale for Beginning of a Hero! Free for 3 Days!

Originally posted on Legends of Windemere:
Cover Art by Jason Pedersen On February 24th, Legends of Windemere: Beginning of a Hero will be 1 year old.  To celebrate, I’ve done the following: BEGINNING OF A HERO IS FREE FOR THE…

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Indie Author Land Interviews Charles Yallowitz

Why you must read Charles E Yallowitz’s Allure of the Gypsies | Indie Author Land. Please hop over to Indie Author Land and read a great interview with Charles! Related articles Blog Tour: Allure of the Gypsies by Charles E. … Continue reading

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Writer’s Rebel Creed Revisited: February Edition

About a month ago, I pledged to The Writer’s Rebel Creed 2014, developed by Sheri A. Larsen, in collaboration with followers of her blog.  (If you want to “pledge,” all you need to do is sign up on her blog by … Continue reading

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The People’s Republic of Helena – A Kickstarter Manifesto

Originally posted on dilettante factory:
I met Jim Squires (real name: Jim Squires) a few years ago at a comic book store on Queen Street in Toronto. I was searching for one of the last issues I was missing from…

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