Category Archives: Reading

This is How You Support Authors

How do you support authors? Any way you want that values their work. That’s it. It’s that simple.  You can buy their hardback for $18.99 or you can buy their ebook when it’s on sale for 99 cents. You can … Continue reading

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Big Book Giveaway – Featured Books

At the beginning of the month, I mentioned I was part of the Big Book Giveaway. As a featured author, we’ve been asked to feature one or two of the books being offered in the giveaway. Today, I thought I’d … Continue reading

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What Kind of Reader Are You?

I saw an article the other day that referenced a study showing when readers quit reading a book. The point of the article was to tell authors they needed to hook readers early, otherwise readers quit.  While that’s certainly important … Continue reading

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Can a Job be a Vacation?

I ask this question very simply because I saw an article the other day  about a bookstore in England that offers patrons a vacation of running a bookstore for a week. You pay 150 British pounds for the privilege. As … Continue reading

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Do You Quit or Slog Through ’til the End?

This is a short post, but one meant to satisfy my own curiosity about my friends out there who read. Just wondering if you’re the type that quits a book you don’t enjoy or tries to slog through ’til the … Continue reading

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