Five Star/Cengage is giving away two advance review copies of Wishing Caswell Dead on Goodreads. The giveaway will run from today, September 4th, through Friday, October 6th. Here’s a direct link to the Goodreads page: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34479600-wishing-caswell-dead The book is also available for pre-order.
I just learned of this new offering from Amazon, Amazon Author Insights. The beta site contains articles on all aspects of writing, publishing, and marketing. I’m going to spend some time checking it out over the next week or so. Pay Amazon Author Insights a visit and then let us know what you think.
Here’s the easy path to sign up: Goodreads Book Giveaway Still Me…After All These Years by Karen Helene Walker Giveaway ends April 05, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway
Starting in late October, I want to publish recommendations of books you enjoyed and that others might want to read or consider as Christmas gifts. Just give me your suggestions in the comments section for fiction (any genre) and nonfiction (especially on creativity), young adult fiction, and children’s books. Include book title and author. I’ll …Read More
The Old Movie I saw that Our Vines Have Tender Grapes was scheduled on TCM last week and had a rush of pleasant feelings about the movie, even though I couldn’t remember much of the story or the stars. I decided it must be one I’d watched on late night TV when I was a …Read More
I’m giving away five signed hardcover copies of Dead Wrong, a finalist in the thriller category for the 2015 Colorado Book Awards. This one is for U.S. residents and ends today (Saturday, July 30th). Sign in to Goodreads and click here.
Which means we’re beginning to look pretty bare here on the Patricia Stoltey website/blog. I have a very new version of WordPress, and many of the Plugins were untested for this updated version. So they’re deactivated for the time being. Now I’m starting the search for things that really work. Am I having fun yet? …Read More
Well, at least one of them has been broken from the beginning. My Contact page doesn’t work, and I had no luck yesterday getting it fixed. It does say a message has been successfully sent, but nothing ever shows up in my email Inbox (or in Spam). Similarly, I do not get emails when someone …Read More
Note: I have a very special guest tomorrow. Please stop by to meet C. Hope Clark, author and Funds for Writers blogger. Now about my walking habit: It has been almost two years since I last walked more than a block or two for exercise or pleasure. With that really bad knee, just getting around …Read More
Thriller, suspense, and horror author Jason P. Henry wrote a post about muses for the Blood Red Pencil blog last week. The piece is called Seeking the Muse, and I’ve been thinking about it ever since. After many paragraphs to feed our fantasy about the muse and how much we need her, Jason says (right …Read More