Monthly Archives: May 2012

Another 4 Star review for Vantastic France

New authors live or die by their reviews, but we all soon realise that not everyone is going to enjoy our work. However, constructive criticism is never a bad thing if we can swallow our pride and learn from it. … Continue reading

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Waterstones to sell e-books and kindles

Great news for indie authors as Waterstones the UK’s leading bookseller announce that they will be selling e-books and kindles.

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Can you make money from publishing on Amazon

Over 1.1 million writers have now downloaded over 1. 4 million book on to Amazon, that’s   about 5,000 a day with 1000 new writers joining daily.

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‘Guernsey Evacuees: The Forgotten Evacuees of the Second World War’

As a true ‘Guernsey Donkey’ which is what we are know as, I always have had a keen interest in books about the history of Guernsey. The occupation of Guernsey by the Germans in WW2 was a very traumatic time for … Continue reading

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Another 5 Star review for Vantastic France

It is highly rewarding when a reader really gets the gist of your novel, Swizzlestick was certainly one of those readers. Vantastic France is certainly a farce set in France. Some reviewers have said the characters are stereo-typical, but I … Continue reading

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