Posts made in December, 2010

Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Posted by on Dec 30, 2010 in Latest News |

Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Happy Thursday, everyone! As you can see from the title I have finally finished the second book of the Hunger Games trilogy, Catching Fire! Yay! And I’m eagerly starting the third novel, Mockingjay. But a little note about the review first. I’ve adopted this review format from new literary agent Vickie Motter over at her blog, Navigating the Slush Pile. I really enjoy her reviews and love the formatting, so let me know what you think of this new format in the comments, and to...

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All I Want for Christmas is an Ereader

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010 in Latest News | 7 comments

All I Want for Christmas is an Ereader

Happy Tuesday! Forgive me for not making my usual Monday post. It was a hectic day. But I have some interesting news for you now that Christmas is over with. For those of you who are regular readers, you know that one of the things I frequently update on is the growing ereader market. In recent news, Google announced that they would be coming out with their own version of the ereader and allowing independent bookstores to sell ebooks through their mother site; therefore, eliminating some of...

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Woohoo Wednesday!

Posted by on Dec 22, 2010 in Latest News | 2 comments

Happy Wednesday, everyone! In the spirit of our friends over a Cali Cheer Mom, I’d like to talk about what we’re thankful for today. This week I’m thankful for:–David, my family, and my friends, and my pets–The partial request I received yesterday–Kristin, my critique partner, over at Pararomance for her fantastic edits for TFC. She is a plot queen!–That even though I have to work Christmas Day and New Years Day, I’m getting paid double time....

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Market News for the Week

Posted by on Dec 20, 2010 in Latest News | 2 comments

Market News for the Week

Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you all had a great weekend. I thought I’d start off the week with some market news. Here’s what’s going on in the publishing world as of late: Although with the rise of ebooks there has been much talk about the end of independent bookstores, NPR posted an article about the possibilities for independent bookstores in the ebook market. According to the article, Google is going to all independent bookstores to sell ebooks through their website....

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250 Follower Challenge!

Posted by on Dec 17, 2010 in Latest News | 18 comments

250 Follower Challenge!

Happy Friday, everyone! As you can see from the title of this post I have an announcement! Today is the beginning of our 250 follower challenge! If we can get 250 followers by January 12th, then I will be giving away some awesome prizes. The first prize will be a brand new, signed copy of Mindy Klasky’s When Good Wishes Go Bad and a used copy of Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Fantasy Lover. The second prize winner will be able to choose any one book from the giveaway vault. That means there...

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