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henry-mosquera's picture
Oct.28.2013
Romance and literary fiction are top genres as 391,000 books self-published in the US in 2012 by Liz Bury Romance and literary fiction have helped drive the number of US books self-published in hard copy up to 234,931, an increase of 59% compared to 2011.   Research by the book data company...
henry-mosquera's picture
Oct.21.2013
A media attack on erotica quickly spun out of control, shutting down book stores and wiping some indie authors off the face of the internet. by Michelle Fox It’s been a wild ride in indie publishing the last few days. A media attack on erotica quickly spun out of control, shutting down book stores...
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Oct.16.2013
This week is deemed Teen Read Week, October 13-19. I think this is not only important, but a fun way to introduce, entice or encourage teens to read. With so many social media outlets and video games, teens aren't reading near as much as they used to. Of course, since I just wrote a young adult...
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Oct.16.2013
  I love this statement of Ms Catton's: She then thanked her publishers for striking the “elegant balance between making art and making money.”   NYTimes     Visit my website here, and my FB Fan Page here for more on ideas and events that matter to me - and...
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Oct.15.2013
I am so freaking blessed. Technically, my book released today, and people have been getting their hands on it all week. It's nerve-wracking, but in a good way. People have been really, really kind, like I said, and it's been a fantastic ride. If you've not yet got a copy, and you'd like to, hit...
henry-mosquera's picture
Oct.14.2013
By Mik Everett “You’ve probably never heard of them.” This phrase, spoken about an indie band, is a badge of honor: It’s one kid’s way of saying to another kid, “I’m cooler than you.” The same phrase spoken about an indie author is a dismissal. A death sentence, in terms of popularity. The...
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Oct.12.2013
A Cuban Summer  Tony Mendoza Capra Press 978-1592661022      $15.00 http://amzn.com/1592661025   A Cuban Summer's dedication is to the "Cuba before Fidel that I remember with affection, a country that overflowed with energy, laughter, and many imperfections." It's...
hilary-brodey's picture
Oct.12.2013
A Cuban Summer  Tony Mendoza Capra Press 978-1592661022      $15.00 http://amzn.com/1592661025   A Cuban Summer's dedication is to the "Cuba before Fidel that I remember with affection, a country that overflowed with energy, laughter, and many imperfections." It's...
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Oct.07.2013
It takes me over a year to write one of my books. I am spending this month promoting it. I would rather be writing and look forward to next month when I will return to dong what I like to do best. Here is the opening few paragraphs from Scalp. Chapter 1 - Greasy Grass River An arrow flew through...
henry-mosquera's picture
Oct.07.2013
By Mik Everett “You’ve probably never heard of them.” This phrase, spoken about an indie band, is a badge of honor: It’s one kid’s way of saying to another kid, “I’m cooler than you.” The same phrase spoken about an indie author is a dismissal. A death sentence, in terms of popularity. The...