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Authors struggle to get media coverage for their books on a good day, but how do they breakthrough when there’s really big news going on?Just look at recent headlines. They were dominated by two political conventions, multiple terrorist attacks, a coup in Turkey, cop killings, innocent blacks shot by cops, [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016
Book Marketing Buzz Blog
Expected Difficulties by Russell Pike
Here is a great half-hour interview from the Geeks Are Wired podcast. It’s about a new steampunk novelette by Russell Pike, author of Expected Difficulties. Listen in here: Geeks Are Wired interview Russell Pike, author of Expected Difficulties, a steampunk novel.Click To Tweet [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016
John Kremer
“You will so love it.” “Once you get used to it, you’ll wonder how you ever got along without it.” “You WILL have this. Just admit it and get one.” “It will make your life so easy.” That is what everyone has been saying to me for the past few years about their smart [...]
Sat, Jun 18, 2016
Vickey Kall
Niche Marketing
Here in Middle Earth, right through the long, hot summer, we hold classical concerts in our local park, with a 100 piece orchestra and choirs. At least 200,000 people roll up, and the show always ends explosively with the ‘1812 Overture’, along with cannons firing, plus lasers and a TON of [...]
Thu, Jun 02, 2016
Jonathan Gunson
I have a confession to make. Most author websites irritate me. I read a lot of books and the primary reason I visit an author’s website is to check on the progress of their current Work In Progress. Not a single author website (other than Brandon Sanderson’s) had a progress bar showing the [...]
Sat, Apr 30, 2016
Author Media