4 Trends Authors Need To Know

  I recently came across four statistics that made me think long and hard about how things are evolving in our nation. They also could greatly influence authors, publishers, and consumers as to which books are written, published, and purchased. I recently learned that: *60% of enrolled college students are women, meaning for every two […]

Gamblers Fools And Fate On The Road To Key West – Caribbean Adventure/Humor by Michael Reisig

https://www.amazon.com/Gamblers-Fools-Fate-Road-West-ebook/dp/B09FN8L8ZD This book is on sale on Amazon for $0.99 (regularly $3.99) 9/18/2021 – 9/21/2021! Terraformation — the hypothetical process of deliberately modifying the atmosphere, temperature, surface topography, or ecology of a planet, so as to make it more habitable for Earth-like life…  Once again, The Hole In The Coral Wall Gang are up to their eyeballs […]

The Cavanaugh House – a stay-up-late-to-read mystery by Elizabeth Meyette

http://www.amazon.com/Cavanaugh-House-Elizabeth-Meyette-ebook/dp/B00KBAZ9ZK $0.99 (regularly $4.99) 9/15/2021 – 9/22/2021! A house full of secrets. Answers that may cost her life.  When Jesse unlocks the door to the deserted house she inherited, she doesn’t realize she’s unlocking a mystery that had lain dormant for years. She uncovers a web of deceit that reaches far beyond the occurrences of twenty-eight […]

Twice a Daughter: A Search for Identity, Family, and Belonging by Julie Ryan McGue

https://www.amazon.com/Twice-Daughter-Search-Identity-Belonging-ebook/dp/B08DKHQBL4 This book is on sale on Amazon for $0.99 (regularly $8.99) 9/16/2021 – 9/18/2021! Julie is a twin, and since their adoption was closed, she and her sister lack both a health history and the names of their birth parents. This becomes an issue for Julie when, at 48-years-old, she finds herself facing several serious health […]

How Do Authors Sell A Book?

    Authors are writers – and maybe even researchers and editors. But they are also marketers and know they have to take ownership of their book. So, how does an author sell a book to another?   According to Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Dr. Robert Cialdini, there are six key principles to […]

Bad Medicine – a fast paced thriller by James Cohoon

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B097S4ZFK2 This book is on sale on Amazon for $0.99 (regularly $4.99) 9/1/2021 – 9/30/2021! In this page-turning stand-alone sequel to the award winning Do No Harm, newlyweds Matthew and Torrey are new doctors at a San Diego hospital. They learn of a friend’s young niece who has fallen victim to a doctor running a phony pediatric […]

The Hauntings of Old Liberty High – a ghost story by Dalton Lewis

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09FYQXDRZ This book is free on Amazon! Three tragic deaths devastate Old Liberty. A suicide makes everyone question their attitudes towards the outsiders and the unhappy teenagers. A murder at the high school has ties to the top of the city’s hierarchy. A pretty teen girl dies trying to save lives and do the right […]

Do You Have What It Takes To Promote Books?

  I make a living doing what many authors can’t or won’t do when it comes to marketing their brand and promoting their books. I have no incentive to tell you that you can do a lot more to help yourself, but hey, that is just the kind of guy I am. But the question […]

Calaway Jones – a high-speed suspenseful detective thriller by Blair Howard

https://www.amazon.com/Calaway-Jones-Harry-Starke-Novels-ebook/dp/B06XQKFR5Q This book is on sale on Amazon for $0.99 (regularly $5.99) 9/14/2021 – 9/20/2021! Harry Starke has lost count of the criminals he’s put behind bars, and death threats are part of the job description. But when a sniper’s bullet comes within inches of Starke’s wife, his whole world changes. It turns out an ex-congressman […]

Do Authors Just Need A Dose Of Inspiration To Succeed?

    For the past 30 years, while working with thousands of authors and talking to tens of thousands more, I have found that almost all authors need a dose of inspiration and encouragement.   I guess we all can use a pat on the back, a loving hug, words of encouragement, and moving moments, […]