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The power of storytelling

I rarely do personal posts, but something in my recent interaction with my children, currently 3 and 5 years old, prompted me to write one. I am a lousy disciplinarian. I don’t like to tell people what to do or … Continue reading

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New review of THE HATCHLING

The giveaway of my short story THE HATCHLING is still ongoing, and I already have two great 5-star reviews on Amazon. This is very gratifying, especially since the market for short stories is so small compared to the books. Today’s … Continue reading

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THE PRINCESS OF DHAGABAD: #8 bestseller in literary fiction and #9 bestseller in fantasy!

The giveaway is still ongoing and will continue until the end of the day on Sunday, but I just couldn’t help sharing my current ranks. Thanks to everyone for your support! Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #157 Free in Kindle Store … Continue reading

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THE PRINCESS OF DHAGABAD: A Rich and Beautifully Written Novel

Nothing can be more rewarding to an author that to find a new fan. This holiday season, I was truly gratified to find this wonderful review by Barbara Cothern, published just before the New Year in Portland Book Review: The … Continue reading

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Get your e-books autographed on line.

I just posted my books on autograph.com, where readers could request free autographs for their e-books. And, if you are reading this post — take a moment to visit Dragonwell Publishing blog, to check out a great interview with Ellen … Continue reading

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FANTASY AND FANTASY ROMANCE — fresh from Coyote Con

Today I chaired a panel on Fantasy and Fantasy Romance, together with author and editor JoSelle Vanderhooft. The panel focused on genre definitions and trends, and I thought it would be interesting to summarize the points made there, combining the … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Sallie Lundy-Frommer, the author of YESTERDAY’S DAUGHTER

What’s Yesterday’s Daughter about? It’s a story about searches, a search for identity, a search for the truth and a search for a life mate. Grace is alone and lonely, an escapee from the foster care system and its abuses. … Continue reading

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THE FIRST SWORD — available as e-book

To be a king, he must first survive a sword through the heart. Worse, his true father must be the one to wield the blade… My epic adventure fantasy, THE FIRST SWORD, has just been released in e-formats by Wildside … Continue reading

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THE GODDESS OF DANCE reviewed by Publishers Weekly

THE GODDESS OF DANCE has just been reviewed by Publishers Weekly in advance of its September 30 release: The Goddess of Dance Anna Kashina. Dragonwell (www.dragonwellpublishing.com), $16.95 trade paper (328p) ISBN 978-0-9838320-2-7 This stand-alone sequel to the concurrently re-released The … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Bestselling Author Cheryl Kaye Tardif on book marketing

Today, I am excited to host Cheryl Kaye Tardif, an international bestselling suspense author of “Children of the Fog” and other great books. Cheryl is also a guru of book marketing, and luckily for all of us, she has just … Continue reading

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