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Launch of How to Promote Your Children’s Book by Katie Davis

Children’s author/illustrator and authorpreneur Katie Davis has just released her second edition of her ebook How to Promote Your Children’s Book: Tips, Tricks, and Secrets to Create a Bestseller.  I bought the first edition last year and found it a … Continue reading

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Celebrate Christmas in July with Peter Mouse

Christmas In July is fast becoming a ‘formal’ celebration. It apparently began over twenty years ago in Austalia’s internationally famous Blue Mountains, and has grown to become a major seasonal event. I am still researching the origin of this tradition … Continue reading

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Meet author L.R.W. Lee

Currently The World of Ink Network is touring debut author L.R.W. Lee’s middle grade fantasy adventure, Andy Smithson: Blast of the Dragon’s Fury (Book 1). And today World of Ink and L.R.W Lee drop by my neck of the writing … Continue reading

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Dandelion – interactive book app

I don’t normally do reviews these days due to the time/commitment factor, but as bullying (including cyber bullying) is so prevalent thought I’d review Dandelion – the book app version. And also to coincide with the recent release of the … Continue reading

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‘What is a Book App and Could YOU Create One?’ – Free from 9-13 April 2013

As I am away overseas for the next three weeks, thought I’d post this great offer now in case I don’t get a chance to press the ‘Publish’ button whilst I am away. So if you are interested in Book … Continue reading

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Interview with Clancy Tucker, author of Gunnedah Hero

Happy New Year everyone! Hope you all had a safe and enjoyable holiday season. This week heralds the return of my regular blogging posts.  And this year I have some exciting interviews lined  up.  that not only promote talented independently … Continue reading

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8. Chatting with Jackie Hosking, writer and ebook publisher.

This week I welcome a very special guest, as all my guests are.  Members of PIO (Pass It On) know the lovely Jackie Hosking – talented poet and writer, as well as compiler,  editor, publisher of PIO and  now,    … Continue reading

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Information on digital publishing and distribution

The publishing world is changing and so many exciting opportunities are becoming available.   So one reason I have included this little monkey as a lead in to this article, is that the Monkey totem symbolises creativity and imagination. As writers … Continue reading

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2. Interview with Karen Roberson, author of ‘Treasure Kai’ series – an inspirational story

This week I am very excited to welcome another very successful independently published author.  Who says independent publishers cannot be successful?  This week’s showcased author, Karen Robertson,  is yet another of my interviewed children’s authors who shows that it can … Continue reading

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