Amazon made waves yesterday when it announced that it reached a deal to purchase Goodreads, the leading social media site touting over 16 million book lovers, for an undisclosed amount. Users familiar with the tools to rate, review, and discuss books should look forward to future integration with Amazon and Kindle.
Pricing is one of the most difficult challenges for any product. Charge too much, no one will buy it. Charge too little, no one will value it. So where does the free model land in the publishing spectrum?
Amazon’s KDP Select program grants authors five free promotional days in exchange for keeping their e-book [...]
The Kindle edition of my novel THE LAST NIGHT is on sale until Sunday, March 10, 2013.
It’s only $0.99, down from $2.99, for this limited time. That’s a savings of $2 for a full-length book!
When you’re done reading, it would be great if you could write a review [...]
I recently officiated my first wedding ceremony.
“I didn’t know that was in your wheelhouse,” a co-worker said to me.
“It’s not. So we’ll see how it goes.”
A couple friends asked me to do the honors since I was one of the few people in California who knew them well. (Also, our state laws [...]
The e-book can be found on Amazon, and the paper edition is available via CreateSpace. In the next few days the paper book will find its way to [...]
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With only eight days until the publication of my first novel, THE LAST NIGHT, I’m finally coding the Kindle version. And you know what? [...]
THE LAST NIGHT giveaway has concluded. Congratulations to Dani, Melissa, and Joann, who have won paperback copies of the book. I will inscribe and mail those to you shortly. I hope you enjoy reading them.
For everyone else — all 661 of you — thank you so much for entering. This was the first [...]
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