Tag Archives: Goodreads

And the winner is…

Well, I had a lovely time this past week with the Australia Day Blog Hop, thanks to all involved, especially Shelleyrae at Book’d Out, who organised the whole thing. I’ve drawn a winner, and a signed copy of my YA … Continue reading

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Facing Up’s Anniversary! (and Giveaway)

Yikes, it’s been a year since I published Facing Up 🙂 It’s been a pretty cool year, too, with a lot happening, and the biggest thing that came out of it is that yes, I really do want to be … Continue reading

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A little bit of selling never hurt…

It’s the common denominator of becoming an author these days, whether self-published or traditionally-published. You have to market your book (or rather, your name). No, I’m not a highly successful self-publisher – I have only put out one book, and … Continue reading

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Social bloody media and all that stupid IT stuff

Back in the dark ages, I recall having computer classes at secondary school. These involved learning such things as how to program a computer. Unfortunately, it didn’t include learning the basics such as how to turn it on, and how … Continue reading

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JUMP IN QUICK! FACING UP eBOOK ON SALE ONE WEEK ONLY!

My YA book Facing Up eBook edition is going on sale for one week only starting January 25 2015, ending January 31 2015! (this could be why Carly looks a bit grim on the front cover) So jump in quickly if you … Continue reading

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A view of a review

Yay! The first review of Facing Up is on Amazon.com! Reviews can be an author’s best friend – they say even bad reviews can generate publicity. Thankfully this one was a good one, and short but sweet, so thank you Andrea … Continue reading

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Thanks for taking the free stuff!

Thank you to all the people (over 1000) who applied on the Goodreads website for a free paperback copy of my new YA novel, Facing Up! The Goodreads Giveaway has now finished and the 5 free (and signed) copies are … Continue reading

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