At last, democracy has reached the world of publishing! Yes, there are works that were published too soon and lack quality writing, revision or editing. But that issue will show itself in sales. Readers are the new agents of industry and the world is a better place for it.
Anela – 3 May 2015 Continue reading
If a book doesn’t snag Joe-Schmo right away he’ll put it back on the shelf and never buy it.
Erin Henrikson – 24 March 2015 Continue reading
You can try to defend your story, but you can’t sit next to all of your readers and explain it to them.
Writing is hard. Getting reviewed is hard. It’s all part of the job.
Adrean Messmer – 20 March 2015 Continue reading
Reading can serve as a welcome escape to any level of chaos taking place in the external surroundings. I love escaping to different worlds and learning new things along the way.
No Labels Unleashed – 20 January 2015 Continue reading
I think there is a new found respect for independent work. Personally I don’t mind independent or self published authors. I feel like when I read their books I’m discovering a hidden gem.
Alexandra Unwin – 13 January 2015 Continue reading
I would imagine it would be quite challenging to write a completely fictitious character without borrowing to some extent from people one has known.
Chase Blackwood – 21 December 2014 Continue reading
We setup camp in the back galley, passed around the jars of olives, mixed our own drinks, and generally made a party of it. People in coach avoided using the restrooms. But we had a heck of a party.
BigAl – 9 December 2014 Continue reading
If I ask for a specific format to read and you’ve sent me a different one, I’m not going to lie, I will immediately reject you. Reviewers have a policy for a reason, and you’ll have a better chance of getting a review if you respect that.
N.M. Sotzek Continue reading
I honestly don’t understand why there is still such a stigma against writers who have decided to ditch the traditional route and self-publish. Those authors shouldn’t be scorned, they are being brave and should be lauded.
Malka Ahmed – 1 November 2014 Continue reading
It’s great when I review a book I would never have normally chosen – and discover a whole new genre to add to my portfolio.
Tony Riches – 23 September 2014 Continue reading