Author of Short Scripts Genevieve Sipperley Interview with @BookGoodies

Author Genevieve Sipperley joins BookGoodies podcast host Deborah Carney to talk about books, writing and current projects.

From Genna:
I was born and raised in Alaska. My town, called North Pole, was pretty small and I spent many nights writing away in my room as I watched snow fall outside my window. When I was younger, I started off writing mostly poetry and short stories. I was first nationally published when I was 16 and my first volume of poetry was published when I was 18. I had some minor success as a poet and short story writer, but after I graduated high school and left home for Chicago, I went to film school and that is when I knew I wanted to make the transition to screenwriting. During film school I studied Motion Picture and Television Screenwriting and I’ve been writing screenplay and scripts full-time ever since. I’ve sold a handful of short scripts and currently have a feature script being optioned.

“Lights, Camera – Wait, What?” is more than just a book of short scripts. There are notes on filmmaking that are ideal for new or independent filmmakers, as well as a quick guide on how to read a script. This book is filled with screenplays to film, scripts to read as short stories, or notes to use as a guide when writing or filming a script. Enjoy all of the different genres, characters, and ideas in this book of collected original short screenplays.

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Originally posted 2012-09-11 01:51:55. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Wrestler Richie Frieman Talks About Writing Children's Books

Author Richie Frieman joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to discuss writing, publishing and all things book related.

Bio From Amazon Profile:
A Modern Day Renaissance Man, Richie Frieman has had a career spanning everything from professional artist, to columnist, to journalist, entrepreneur, inventor and even professional wrestler. With the release of Terple, Frieman is quickly becoming one of the most poetic and talented voices in children’s literature today. “Terple – Always Dream Bigger” (Trust Your Cape Publishing) is the follow up to Frieman’s 2008 release, “Terple – The Sky Is Just The Start”.

“Terple – Always Dream Bigger” is a winner of The 2012 Gelett Burgess Children’s Book Award for Best Poetry and Rhyme book, as well has been awarded the Literary Classics Seal of Approval. An avid philanthropist, Frieman uses Terple to give back to those in need by offering a portion of his profits from his book sales (for the life of it) to a different charity every month.

Believing that every great idea starts with a pen, paper and a vision, Frieman launched his award winning internet magazine The Pen’s Eye View (www.PensEyeView.com) on April 1, 2007. To date, PensEyeView.com has featured over 1,000 consecutive interviews with a different artist, musician, and visionary from all over the globe – a different one every 48 hours – from emerging artists to Grammy winners.

Frieman was awarded a Laureate medal at the 2008 Computerworld Honors Program (formerly known as the Smithsonian Award). He is the youngest recipient of this award and PensEyeView.com is the smallest company to ever have this honor bestowed on them.

Frieman is also known as The Modern Manners Guy for QuickAndDirtyTips.com (Macmillan Publishing) – a humorous weekly column and podcast about manners and etiquette. Inventing and entrepreneurship has also been one of Frieman’s passions, having launched his revolutionary fashion accessory called Collar Keeps which helps eliminate the fly away collar on dress shirts. He is also the Co-Founder of Charm City Babies, a vintage rock n’ roll, pop culture inspired baby clothing line.

Along with Frieman’s work in the arts, he has been known as the professional wrestler, “The Thrill From Israel” Buster Maccabi since 2000, having won more than a dozen titles in various federations throughout the country. Please visit www.RichieFrieman.com and on Twitter @RichieFrieman

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Originally posted 2012-09-29 01:56:14. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Author Rob Riley Talks to @BookGoodies About Writing

Author Rob Riley joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to talk about his book, how he choose a publisher, his writing style and tips for writers.


Author Bio:
I live with my wife, Mary Lynne, in southeastern Wisconsin. I spent thirty-two years as a Milwaukee police officer: Seven years doing undercover narcotics investigations and twenty-two years as a major crimes detective. Writing and reading have been lifelong passions; I began by writing short stories more than thirty years ago. Of course, police work provided both the insight and inspiration for my PI mystery novel, Portrait Of Murder. Two additional novels that feature my main character, Private Investigator Jack Blanchard, have been completed.

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Originally posted 2012-09-04 08:07:44. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Donna Brown and Coral Russell Discuss @TheIndieExchange with @BookGoodies

Donna Brown and Coral Russell joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to discuss The Indie Exchange plus writing, publishing and all things book related. There is a mini-tutorial about Goodreads too that you must listen to and a great Goodreads Group you need to join.
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Originally posted 2012-09-26 03:58:07. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Pamela King Cable Author Interview with @BookGoodies

Author Pamela King Cable joins BookGoodies podcast host Deborah Carney to talk about books, writing and current projects.

Pamela is the author of the highly acclaimed collection of short stories, Southern Fried Women. Born a coal miner’s granddaughter and raised by a tribe of wild Pentecostals and storytellers, Pamela is an award-winning, multi-published author who loves to write about religion and spirituality with mystical twists she unearths from her family’s history. As a young adult she was married to a megachurch ministry team member and attended years of megachurch services. She has taught at many writing conferences, and speaks to book clubs, women’s groups, national and local civic organizations, and at churches across the country. More than a decade in the writing, Televenge is her debut novel. She lives in Ohio with her husband, Michael, and is working on her next novel. To learn more about the author, visit www.pamelakingcable.com.

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LibraryThing: http://www.librarything.com/author/cablepamelaking
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/pamela-cable/41/618/681

Southern Fried Women pages:
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Originally posted 2012-09-11 03:42:36. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Benecia Ponder Author Interview with @BookGoodies

Author Benecia Ponder joins BookGoodies podcast host Deborah Carney to talk about books, writing and current projects.

Benecia Ponder’s dynamic ability to empower and equip Christian women entrepreneurs to prosper stems from a combination of her impressive professional background and overwhelming life experiences. As a former attorney and business development strategist, Benecia uses her Biblically-based education and spiritual foundation to offer clients a thought-provoking and strategic approach to facing personal and business challenges. After overcoming tremendous setbacks to achieve high levels of personal and
professional success of her own, Benecia is also able to provide her clients with the keen insight of someone who’s “been there”.


Trained by the Coaching and Positive Psychology Institute, Benecia utilizes the cutting-edge techniques and tools provided by the research and evidence-based field of positive psychology to combine wisdom and compassion into coaching and training products that empower Christian women entrepreneurs to prosper in business and in life.

Benecia’s coaching, speaking and training focus on sustainable results that can be replicated over a lifetime. She empowers and equips her clients to align their lives with their core vision, develop strategies for attaining greater levels of success, while providing the practical resources and tools they need to stay motivated. In addition to operating at peak performance, her clients gain the emotional intelligence and spiritual fortitude they need to enjoy their success

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Originally posted 2012-09-04 09:02:08. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Interview with "WEIGHTY ISSUES: Getting the Skinny on Weight Loss Surgery" Co-Author Nancy Sayles

Author Nancy Sayles joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to discuss writing, publishing and all things book related.

About the Book:
In WEIGHTY ISSUES: Getting the Skinny on Weight Loss Surgery, noted surgeon Dr. Scott Cunneen, director of bariatric surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, gives you his undivided attention, taking the time to answer all your questions about something that can forever change your life! The tone is informal and conversational. The information comes from a doctor who has performed thousands of these operations at a world-renowned medical center. You are sitting across the desk from him in his office. You’re the only one in the room. Go ahead, ask him anything!

He’ll talk to you about gastric bypass vs. Lap Band vs. “the sleeve.” What you can expect with each surgery and what kind of commitment and lifestyle changes are expected of you. Improvement or
even resolution of diabetes, hypertension, heart disease. Reclaiming your health. Your energy. Your mobility. Actually increasing your life expectancy.

Good thing he likes to talk. And listen.

Nancy Sayles is Dr. Cunneen’s co-author on WEIGHTY ISSUES.

Author Bios:
Scott A. Cunneen, MD, FACS, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, a master’s degree in physiology from Georgetown University and a master’s degree in human nutrition from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University, where he was awarded membership in the medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. A Fellow of the American Society of Metabolic & Bariatric Surgeons, Dr. Cunneen is often called upon to teach laparoscopic procedures throughout the United States and abroad.

Co–author Nancy Sayles Kaneshiro is also the co-author of BABY: An Owner’s Manual, with Dr. Bud Zukow. A veteran book publicist, she heads up The Sayles Organization in Woodland Hills, California.

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Originally posted 2012-09-29 00:30:22. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Interview with Travel Memoir Author Jill Dobbe

Author Jill Dobbe joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to talk about writing her fascinating travel memoir.

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Who says you can’t travel with kids? Dan and I find out we can do just that as we set off with our two very young kids, first to live and work on an island far out in the Pacific, then on to the continent of Africa with a few stops in between. Armed with strollers, diapers, and too much luggage, we travel to over twenty-five countries throughout a ten year span, while working together as international overseas educators.

After surviving typhoon Yuri, almost being mauled by lions, and, nearly being shot by a presidential guard, we happily endure all of the good times and bad, while living life to the fullest. A decade’s worth of experiences and lifelong memories remain with us, as we return to the U.S., now with two teenagers in tow, and begin to experience our very own version of reverse culture shock.

Author Bio:
Since writing HERE WE ARE & THERE WE GO, her first memoir about her travels, Jill has lived in Cairo, Egypt; Gurgaon, India; and Tegucigalpa, Honduras, where she now resides with her husband, Dan. Jill continues to work as an elementary administrator and writes on the side. She and Dan have weekly chats with their kids, who now as adults, can’t seem to stop traveling either. Her daughter graduates college soon and will travel to Honduras to teach. Her son is currently away at his first year of medical school. Every June, they travel from their separate locations and meet up together again, at their home on a lake in Wisconsin.

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Originally posted 2012-09-04 07:29:24. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Alina Adams Author Interview


Author Alina Adams joins BookGoodies host Deborah Carney to discuss Alina’s diverse writing projects and share her insights into creating enhanced multimedia eBooks.

From Alina:
New York Times best-selling author, soap opera insider, and pioneer in online storytelling, Alina Adams, was born in the Soviet Union and immigrated with her parents to the U.S. at age seven, where she learned English by watching American soap operas at their home in San Francisco. Her years glued to the television paid off. She received her B.A. and M.A. in broadcast communications at San Francisco State University and in 1994 became a writer at E! Entertainment Television’s daily talk show Pure Soap. She went on to work at ABC Television as a writer for the transition of the soap opera Loving when it was reincarnated as the daytime drama The City. She also worked as a researcher for the Daytime Emmy Awards for ten years.

In addition to the soap world, Alina is an accomplished fiction writer and television producer. Her knowledge of Russian took her around the world as a figure skating researcher and television producer for ABC, NBC, TNT and ESPN. She used her experience to write a book series of figure skating mysteries (Murder on Ice, On Thin Ice, Axel of Evil, Death Drop, Skate Crime) for Berkley Prime Crime publishing. The books are available in print and as Enhanced E-Books with professional skating videos embedded in the text as an integral part of the story. She also published a biography of Sarah Hughes three months before Hughes won the 2002 gold medal at the Salt Lake City Olympics.

Her romance novels have been published by Avon and Dell. Among them: When a Man Loves a Woman now available as an enhanced e-book, Annie’s Wild Ride, The Fictitious Marquis, and Thieves at Heart.

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Originally posted 2012-07-22 07:27:32. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

M.J. Rose Author and eBook Pioneer Talks with @BookGoodies

Author M.J. Rose joins BookGoodies podcast host Deborah Carney to talk about books, writing and current projects.

She is a founding member and board member of International Thriller Writers and the founder of the first marketing company for authors: AuthorBuzz.com. She runs two popular blogs; Buzz, Balls & Hype and Backstory.

Getting published has been an adventure for Rose who self-published Lip Service late in 1998 after several traditional publishers turned it down. Editors had loved it, but didn’t know how to position it or market it since it didn’t fit into any one genre.

Frustrated, but curious and convinced that there was a readership for her work, she set up a web site where readers could download her book for $9.95 and began to seriously market the novel on the Internet.

After selling over 2500 copies (in both electronic and trade paper format) Lip Service became the first e-book and the first self-published novel chosen by the LiteraryGuild/Doubleday Book Club as well as being the first e-book to go on to be published by a mainstream New York publishing house.

Rose has been profiled in Time magazine, Forbes, The New York Times, Business 2.0, Working Woman, Newsweek and New York Magazine.

Rose has appeared on The Today Show, Fox News, The Jim Lehrer NewsHour, and features on her have appeared in dozens of magazines and newspapers in the U.S. and abroad, including USAToday, Stern, L’Official, Poets and Writers and Publishers Weekly.

Rose graduated from Syracuse University and spent the ’80s in advertising. She was the Creative Director of Rosenfeld Sirowitz and Lawson and she has a commercial in the Museum of Modern Art in NYC.

She lives in Connecticut with Doug Scofield, a composer, and their very spoiled dog, Winka.

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Originally posted 2012-08-27 07:40:49. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

My Review of American Goddesses by Gary Henry

Book: American Goddesses by Gary Henry

I enjoyed the story American Goddesses even though it did get a bit sappy towards the end. Now being an emotional female, I cried and hugged and shared the sorrow with the characters, but a guy would probably say, “Okay enough of the tears, just get on with the story already…. Alright a man hug. There are you happy now?”

American Goddesses is a story about two women, Megan and Trish, who volunteer for a medical experiment that could wipe out all diseases known to man or woman, from the common cold to cancer. What they get are super powers that complicate their lives in good and bad ways.

Gary did an excellent job of weaving the story so that you felt you were a part of it. You felt the emotions of the characters. You could see them just as clearly as if you were in Gary’s head as he wrote.

Would I recommend American Goddesses? Yes. Would I give it five stars? Yes, I would.

http://karensdifferentcorners.wordpress.com/2012/07/02/my-review-of-american-goddesses/

Originally posted 2012-09-20 23:42:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Pickin' Tomatoes by JW Bull

What inspired you to write your book?
I love to cook and I love quirky, funny books like Bridget Jones Diary. I decided to write a book appealing to the masses of women who get into trouble in the kitchen but want to cook a flavourful, gourmet meal. I also really wanted to write a comedic book addressing everyday issues between men and women.

About your Book:
Pickin’ Tomatoes is about picking the right choices in life. Sometimes you pick rotten tomatoes, sometimes you pick Heirloom tomatoes. Root for Maggie Malone as she searches for herself and Mister Right. She’s part Stephanie Plum, part Bridget Jones and part pre-renowned Julia Child and will definitely keep you in stitches.

Here is a review blurb from The Shirley You Jest comedic book awards (Pickin’ Tomatoes is a finalist in their competition. Results due in November):

“A single mom who can barely boil water finds happiness and hilarity when she reinvents herself as a cooking columnist serving up recipes for romance.” Shirley You Jest Book Awards

Cuisine Style or Food Genre
cheatin’ gourmet

Sample Recipe or Food Advice
This salsa recipe is the recipe that sparked the creation of my book. Here is an excerpt when my protagonist, Maggie Malone, compares finding Mister Right to picking the right tomato for your salsa.

Finding Mister Right is like choosing the right tomato for your homemade salsa. Yes, ladies, you may think you want a firm, ripe, fresh tomato that will give your salsa zest and new life. But that same young, firm-fleshed tomato might get bored with your salsa and run off with someone else’s onion. Fresh tomatoes, although pleasing to the eye, can give you watery salsa. Ladies, when it comes down to tomatoes and men, the everyday, canned variety is better. Mister Right might be a little boring. He might even be slightly lumpy. But he has potential if you spice him up. And chances are, he won’t run away with someone else’s onion!

Mr. Right Salsa
Ingredients:
1 (16-ounce) can diced tomatoes with basil and oregano
1/2 bunch cilantro, chopped
1 small Vidalia onion, chopped
1/2 jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped
2 teaspoons lime juice
garlic salt, to taste

Combine and serve with chips.
Happy hunting for Mister Right!
~The Chef of Hearts

What formats are your books in
eBook, Print, Both

How do you see writing a food/cookbook as different from writing other genres of books?
Writing a cookbook or a novel with recipes is very time consuming. You have to test each recipe, write down the recipe, and then in my situation, tie it into the story. The recipe part of my book was extremely challenging for me because when I trained in a French restaurant to be a sous chef, I learned to cook not using any recipes. I am my best in the kitchen when I experiment and just let my creative juices flow. It’s very rare when I make something the same way twice and even rarer for me to follow recipes. Writing these recipes down was quite an achievement for me!

What advice would you give to someone that is thinking about or currently working on a food book or cookbook
Get a good editor who is experienced with editing cookbooks. They will help with your story development and help you format your recipes.

How did you decide how to publish your book and where is it published through:
Rejections are a part of life and how you handle those rejections can be the difference between the glass half empty and the glass half full. And the difference between publication and the trash can. People say it’s the journey, not the destination that’s important. I say it’s both.

The purpose of this article is to share with you the journey of trying to get my first book published and its final destination. If I can pass along a few tips, some motivational words, a little humor – all the better. After all, life’s just plain cake without the icing of a few words.

In 2007, I began to write my first book, The Chef of Hearts. I knew I wanted it to be about a middle-aged woman reinventing herself and I wanted it to include recipes. But beyond that, I had no clue. As the story progressed, my quirky voice emerged and the story morphed into a combination of Lucy Ricardo meets Bridget Jones. It was amazing. I could actually visualize the wacky scenes unfolding in my book. I was so excited that before the book was even finished, I sent out queries to multiple agents. Lo and behold, an agent nibbled . . . “This is indeed fun. I would like to try to sell it for you.”

In a panic, I slapped together an ending and rushed it off to the agent. Before I could even comprehend what was happening, my book was sent off to a bunch of A list houses. The query immediately piqued their attention and they promised to read it, ASAP. And that’s when the rejections started piling up, like dirty clothes in a laundry hamper. “I liked the concept but wasn’t as compelled by the story as I would have liked . . . . Thanks much for sending me this. An inventive idea, but I’m afraid that I just didn’t fall in love with it the way I wanted to . . . While Jennifer’s recipes all look fantastic and the basic premise of the novel is interesting, I never developed a strong enough connection to the main character to really care about her fate or become truly drawn into the story”. . . Hmmm . . . not so good . . . but hey, I had an agent. He could always send my book out to more houses.

More rejections arrived with similar comments but I didn’t care. It was like I was in bed with naivety and rolling around in my fantasy dream of getting my book published. It wasn’t until I received the last rejection that I began to smell the coffee. My agent was not going to send my book out to more publishing houses and I needed to have my book edited. But I still didn’t open my eyes. I fell into the trap of thinking I could fix the book myself. Like one of those “do it yourself” projects from Home Depot. The kind of project that sits in a bag on a counter, gets shoved in a corner, and is finally relegated to the junk space in your cabinet.

Over the next few years, my dream of getting my book published sort of dithered away. I rewrote the book a couple of times, never really getting it right. And then for some odd reason, I picked it up last year. I rewrote it once more, renamed it Pickin’ Tomatoes and sent it out to multiple agents. And you know what? Once again, it was picked up by another agent. At this point, I would love to say this time around things were different, that I had learned from my past mistakes, and achieved victory – publication.

But alas, it was like that movie GroundHog Day with Bill Murray and Andie MacDowell. I couldn’t seem to stop reliving the same situation, the same destiny – rejection, rejection, rejection . . . “a fun premise, I’m afraid I just didn’t fall in love with the voice . . . when I started reading, I was captivated by the narrative voice. But as I continued to read, I got bogged down in too many flashbacks . . .a bit light for our fiction list . . . The Bull is not right for the imprint (Got to say, that one was my favorite, by far) . . . I really enjoyed reading this story; Ms. Bull’s writing is both touching and humorous, and her recipes sound delicious. While there is so much to recommend about this one, I’m not sure how I could make it stand out from other novels like it . . . Finally, I smelled the coffee, woke up and opened my eyes. This was not going to work. Ever. I had failed.

Or had I? There’s a quote from an unknown author that I love. “When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.” Why had I held on so long to my dream of publishing this book? Why did I have to settle for no? Why did I have to succumb to other people’s decisions regarding my book? Maybe it was time to take matters into my own hands and figure out what I wanted for a change.

So here I am. Will my dreams come true? I know one of them will – my book has been published. I hired a professional editor, a graphic artist, and a book formatting company and I did it myself through Createspace on Amazon. Will it be successful? I have no idea. I hope so. But after all the frustrating ups and downs, almosts and maybes, it’s no longer about the book being successful. It’s about my personal goal to take charge of my book and my life.

You can change your destiny. To me, that is success. And just maybe, I’ve found what I’ve been searching for all along . . . the icing on the cake.


Author Bio:
JW Bull is the author of Pickin’ Tomatoes and is currently a finalist in the Shirley You Jest Comedic Book Awards.

She was born in Mt. Vernon, Ohio and grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia. Raised by parents who believed in encouraging their children to follow their dreams, JW received a bachelor of violin performance from Furman University and also worked as a sous chef in a french restaurant.

Currently, JW lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and two sons. When she’s not teaching violin, playing in The Georgia Symphony, or cooking she is working on her next book, Musical Chairs.

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Originally posted 2012-09-20 06:32:50. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

BookGoodies Interview With Successful Indie Author @PJSharon

BookGoodies host Deborah Carney is joined by indie author PJ Sharon to discuss why she chose to publish independently and share her tips on becoming a successfully published author. Some of the resources PJ shared are below, there are many more great tips in the podcast.

Heaven is for Heros by PJ Sharon.

Websites:
http://www.bookloversbuffet.com

www.pjsharon.com

Romance Writers of America  www.rwa.org

Blog sites:
(WG2E) http://thewritersguidetoepublishing.com/
www.Secretsof7scribes.wordpress.com

Yahoo groups: http://groups.yahoo.com/
YARWA (Young Adult Romance Writers of America)
WANA (We Are Not Alone)
Indie Romance Ink

BookGoodies Twitter

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Originally posted 2012-06-07 07:17:18. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Fun Funky Cat Art for Kindle

I love cats. I love photography. I love art. The fun funky cat art series is based on all three.

This book has no purpose other than to entertain you and make you smile. It makes me smile. I hope it makes you smile. I was originally going to caption the photos, but decided it would be more fun to let you form your own caption for each image.

These are full color books that will display best in Kindle Apps or on a Kindle Fire.


This is a full color book of art of close ups of cat’s eyes. If you love cats and love looking into their eyes, this is the book for you. Best viewed on a color Kindle App or a Kindle Fire, the majority of the images are best viewed in horizontal.

I hope you enjoy the art, enjoy the cats and that the book makes you smile.

~ Deborah Carney

Originally posted 2012-02-28 07:24:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Chris Bass – Everything You Need to Know About Booktango @BookGoodies


Chris Bass, Director of Marketing for Booktango, joins Bookgoodies host Deborah Carney for a discussion about self pulblishing and how Booktango helps authors, plus allows them to keep more of their royalties.

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What’s the biggest misunderstanding between authors and publishers? It’s almost always sales and royalties What publisher pays authors the entire sales price of their book? One does. Such a claim could sound too good to be true. However, for authors that e-publish through Booktango, one of the new players in the e-publishing industry, it is true.
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Originally posted 2012-07-23 04:53:53. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Fun Funky Butterfly Art (Fun Funky Art Coffee Table Books For Kindle)

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Butterflies are colorful and brighten our days. They are also great subjects for art to enhance their beauty. In this book we have fun, funky butterfly art that we hope you enjoy and that will make you smile.

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Originally posted 2012-03-20 08:59:33. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

BookGoodies Interviews Recipe Book Author Kent Lorentzen

BookGoodies hosts Deborah Carney and Vinny O’Hare talk to Recipe Book Author Kent Lorentzen about his book, his photography, his farmer’s market and why he self published.

Find Kent Lorentzen on the web:
http://kent-lorentzen.artistwebsites.com/
http://www.pixbykent.com/
http://twitter.com/NiftyGaloot
http://www.amazon.com/author/kentlorentzen

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Originally posted 2012-02-26 22:46:21. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Poetry and Peonies: Japanese Tree Peonies

Poetry and Peonies: Japanese Tree Peonies (Deborah Carney) Tree Peonies photographs illustrate this book of inspirational quotes and poetry.

Originally posted 2012-02-12 09:35:02. Republished by Blog Post Promoter