Monthly Archives: December 2014

Book Blog Tour for Deanie Humphrys-Dunne!

  I am thrilled to be part of Deanie Humphrys-Dunne book blog tour of her new adorable book, Charlene the Star and Bentley Bulldog. Here are some of the illustrations from her book. Her sister, talented artist/illustrator, Holly Humphrys-Bajaj, illustrated Deanie’s books … Continue reading

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Jo Robinson – Echoes Tour!

It is a delight to be part of Jo Robinson’s book tour. She is an amazing lady and a talented author. Thank you for stopping by to read about her new book, Echoes of Narcissus in the Gardens of Delight. … Continue reading

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Thank you for a Wonderful Year!

Thank you dear friends, readers and supporters for a wonderful year! I could not do all that I have accomplished without your constant support and friendship. I look forward to writing and publishing many more books next year and hope … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice – 21st December

Originally posted on Charlotte Hoather:
My Dad and two brothers have always been keen football fans. When we are all home for Christmas it is a tradition for us to all go and watch a match together.  It is something…

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You Want Followers, but you NEED Fans.

Originally posted on DeAnna Ross:
Not all social media followers are created equal. You want FANS not just followers. Facebook is changing again! Facebook is cruel to the small business / Authors! Wait. Before you pick up your pitch forks…

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Congrats Giveaway Winners – More Books Available to Purchase!

I want to extend a congratulations to the winners of my recent Goodreads Giveaway of Hunting Mariah which ended on December 16, 2014. There were three winners in all – two from the USA and one from Canada.  I just … Continue reading

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What to Get Your Author for Xmas

Originally posted on Jonas Lee:
Hint #1: It’s Free!! Answer: A Review It may not seem like much, but to Indies, it’s almost better than currency. A review or a rating on places like Amazon, GoodReads, a blog or any…

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A Gift for you for Christmas – A Short Story!

 Hi Everyone! Christmas is just around the corner and I wanted to give you a gift – my first short story about Christmas, titled, The True Meaning of Christmas. I also posted this today on FB page – Christmas Extravaganza … Continue reading

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#Authors #Bloggers #Readers – Be aware of Intellectual Property Theft Laws!

Originally posted on Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog:
Intellectual Property Theft – a growing problem that hurts everyone in this writing business By Susan M. Toy Recently, I’ve become aware of the increasing amount of Intellectual Property (IP)…

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Two New 5-Star Reviews for Hunting Mariah!

A special “thank you” to two readers of my novel, Hunting Mariah, for the wonderful reviews! There is still time to sign up for a chance to win one of 3 signed copies of my novel on Goodreads – Giveaway … Continue reading

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