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How I sold 1,000 books over the holidays #marketing #bestseller

Here is my promised share of how I sold 1000 books and became a bestseller (in Canada and Australia, at any rate) over the 10 days of the Christmas/New Year holiday. Settle in, folks, this is going to be a long post. First up, what I did was nothing ground breaking, just plain old advertising […]

Grab yourself a holiday bargain – THE PRINCE’S MAN is on #SALE #fantasy #EpicFantasy

For a limited time only, THE PRINCE’S MAN is on sale at just 99c/99p worldwide! Find out why THE PRINCE’S MAN wins awards and rates 4.5 stars on Amazon Join Rustam Chalice, spy and ladies’ man, in a fast-paced adventure through a world of intrigue, magic, and deadly politics with a pinch of romance. Click […]

#Authors – want more exposure for your books?

My epic fantasy novel, THE PRINCE’S MAN is featured this week on THE BOOKWORM LODGE HERE Would you like your book featured too?   Here is the introductory note from the lovely Alexandra, explaining about her site: Welcome to The Bookworm Lodge! The Bookworm Lodge was created by a true bookworm who was tired of […]

A Perfect 10 with Deborah Jay

Originally posted on Author Don Massenzio:
Today, I have the distinct pleasure of featuring author Deboray Jay on this edition of A Perfect 10. Deborah is a respected blogger and author and I’m glad she stopped by to tell us more about herself. Please enjoy this special installment of A Perfect 10 If you want…

Book review: Desprite Measures by Deborah Jay (@DeborahJay2) #Fantasy #UrbanFantasy

Originally posted on Darrienia: The Forgotten Legacies Series:
Cassie, a water sprite, had been living alone within the lochs for centuries, but as man adapted and developed so too did their technology. Plumbing made things particularly tricky for an elemental who likes to stay in her water form. Eventually she surrendered and moved to land…

What a lovely new #review of THE PRINCE’S MAN #fantasy #EpicFantasy

What a lovely surprise to find this wonderful new review of THE PRINCE’S MAN on Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog ‘Smorgasbord‘ . If you haven’t yet discovered Sally’s blog, take a look – the title really does describe it to a tee. 5.0 out of 5 stars Elves, Magic, and Spies–what a fast-moving tale By Jacqui Murray VINE VOICE on September 7, […]

Nottingham University #ShortStoryCompetition #winner – yours truly!

A couple of months ago, my University (Nottingham) newsletter announced a short story competition for alumni. How could I resist? The story was to be set on one of the campuses, and had a limit of 2000 words. Quite a challenge for someone accustomed to writing fantasy novels of epic length, but I decided to have a go, and chose a […]

#SFF book bonanza – #Free books in #KU

Are you in KU? The site, DISCOVER SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY BOOKS has brought together a selection of  SFF books that are enrolled in KU, including one of mine – Desprite Measures It even offers the link for you to sign up for a 30 day FREE trial of KU, well worth it if you are […]

Uncaged #BookReviews magazine, featuring THE PRINCE’S SON #EpicFantasy and an #interview with moi!

I’m delighted to be one of the featured authors in the absolutely fabulous and gorgeously presented February issue of UNCAGED BOOK REVIEWS I have a truly awful broadband connection, and loading the magazine pages was taking forever, so I picked out my feature and copied the pages, which you can find below (for those with the […]