Tag Archives: France

Publishing on Kindle

Re-posted 1.6.2015 I found it very easy to publish my book on Kindle, in fact I cant think why I had not done it before as my finished book had been sitting around for 12 months. Basically you add it … Continue reading

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Another 5 star review for Vantastic France

I had a sudden blip in my sales in the last few days, so I checked to see where Vantastic France was in the Amazon Best Sellers Rank and saw that I was: #16 in Kindle Store > Books > Nonfiction … 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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Blog in France – Blog hop

Well it’s that time of the year, no not Christmas, another fun blog hop organised by Steph from Blog in France. As a little incentive to post a comment I will give away a copy of Vantastic France in paperback, … 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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Find another way to promote your novel

Last week I had an  inexpensive short video produced for Vantastic France via BZ Hercules, this is yet another little tool that you can use to promote your novel. I am sure that there are many companies that produce these … Continue reading

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The Good Life France

No, it is not the title of my new novel but a brilliant informative website. THE GOOD LIFE  FRANCE  which is run  by Janine Marsh and I was pleasantly surprised when Janine contacted me about an interview about myself and … 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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A Great Anglo/French Network

Many newcomers and resident ex-pats in  France use Anglo/French forums, in fact some of these forums inspired me to write Vantastic France and a forum features as part of the starting story line.

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