8 Most Common Book Marketing Mistakes Authors Make – by Penny Sansevieri… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

on A Marketing Expert: People often love to talk about book marketing mistakes, and believe me I’ve seen a lot of them. I don’t mind talking about what authors are doing wrong when it comes to marketing their books, but it’s also helpful to offer a solution to what is generally considered a consistent issue. […]

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Writing In Present Perfect vs Past Simple For Novels – by Derek Haines… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

on Just Publishing Advice: When it comes to using present perfect vs. past simple in writing, it often depends on which side of the Atlantic you live. The simple past tense is more common in US English, while the present perfect is used much more in British English. Of all the tenses in English, these […]

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Why You Need a Template for Your Newsletter (and What to Put in It) – by Nate Hoffelder… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

on The Book Designer: Newsletters are widely regarded as one of the best marketing tools because your subscribers are inviting you into their inbox. While that is great, it can take time for your newsletters to convert a subscriber into a customer or client, so you will need to plan on sending out newsletters on […]

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35 Excellent Quotes by Aristotle on Life, Education & Politics — Turtle Quotes

Aristotle was a Greek Philosopher during the Classical period in Ancient Greece. As Plato’s most famous student, Aristotle spent his time researching and writing on a vast array of topics such as physics, ethics, poetry, aesthetics, theatre, economics and politics. So highly regarded in his time, he was even appointed as the tutor of Alexander […]

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Shattering Time

KJST

Shattering Time: Book 2 (Stealing Time Series)

From the author: 

“A hurricane the size of Texas. another time travel betrayal. Will Ronnie figure out how return home or die trying?”

My review:

Wow. Okay. Where do I start? Let me write that I loved the multiple romances found in this adventure thriller time travel book. The process of going back in time was woven in a special way and each event was easily understood for each particular time event. Many twists and turns abound and much of the novel is covered during a brutal four day hurricane. Toss in one murderer and you come up with five stars.

How to Level Up Our Storytelling with Self-Awareness – by Jami Gold… — Chris The Story Reading Ape’s Blog

Last time I mentioned that I usually have several hundred tabs open in my computer browser at any one time. When I don’t have time to read or take action on information in a link right away, keeping the tab open reminds me to check it out later. Today’s post is an example of how […]

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Writing Indoors: A Test of Isolation or Socialization? — Legends of Windemere

This one is more my style. I’m definitely more of an indoors author than an outdoors one, which is my choice. Specifically, I prefer to write at home. Here is where I have full control over my surroundings and I can be comfortable with what i’m doing. There’s no lack of privacy or a sense […]

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From Mary: I definitely do all of my writing at home for all of the reasons you wrote about and a few more. I will read anywhere and most places if it is not rude to do such. I do write ideas and snippets on my One Note phone.