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Keep your e-Book sales momentum going strong.

After proudly publishing your new novel then telling all your friends and family so they will hopefully download it or purchase the paperback, you do need to keep the ball rolling or you will lose momentum. A few early sale … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing

I have to admit that I was slightly shocked when I received an email requesting me to participate in ‘The Next Big Thing’. Being in the company of some wonderful authors is a true honour. However,  what I have noticed … Continue reading

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Promoting your novel is never a waste of time

A few months ago I sent a paperback copy of Vantastic France to an Anglo/French newspaper called The Connexion. After a few months my novel was not reviewed and I was informed that they had piles of them awaiting reviews, … Continue reading

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50 Shades of Grey Video – Sales of Vantastic France in France!

There are not many readers who have not heard about 50 Shades of Grey, in fact it seems to be the most discussed novel on the planet at the moment. I have now just finished the first book, but I … Continue reading

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I made it to Number One on Amazon

Well that got your attention, I am actually number one on Amazon UK  ‘French Travel’ free downloads today. I am usually in the top ten in this section paid, which I feel is quite an achievement for my first attempt.

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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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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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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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The Winner of Vantastic France

A quick thank you to all of you who took part in the Blog Hop. I have had lots of great comments and a record day for visits to my blog.  I know you are all waiting to hear who … Continue reading

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Day one of FREE kindle promotion

The first day of my FREE kindle promotion for Vantastic France resulted in 226 downloads. mostly in the UK which is my main market. I would imagine that some of the US authors who I did the joint promotion with … Continue reading

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