First five pages

Nice, short bit on those opening pages of your story at Just how important are they to selling you on a book?


Bookstore Humor

Top 20 Bookstore humor over at

Ebook Pricing

Interesting article at The Millions about what people have been buying who access Kindle books through their site. Instigated it seems, by self-pubbed author who achieved some success based on a low price point and a bit of cheap marketing.


The big ol’ BEA is going on this weekend. If you’re on twitter, lots of folks to follow who are giving updates. RonHogan is a particularly good one.

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