Kirkus Reviews – the organization that is generally tough on independent authors – selected Raven for inclusion in its July magazine! It has been a little over a month since I published Raven. Boy, what an eventful month it has been! The world is changing, in a lot of ways we have yet to understand.…… Continue reading Kirkus honors! And other goings-on.
It has been a week and a half since Raven was published on May 20. Time flies! Hopefully some of you have already finished reading the ebook by now, or have shared it with a young reader who ripped through it. Unfortunately, the paperback channel is slower, so paperbacks probably haven’t reached you yet. They’ll get…… Continue reading Raven launch +10! Challenge: reviews
In the past week I’ve learned the fickle nature of Amazon rankings. I accidentally published this writeup last week, but I saved it wrong (as a “page” instead of a “post”), so nobody saw it… The context here was Friday May 22, 2 days after RAVEN was published. I’m leaving the remaining text alone since…… Continue reading Rankings and Shenanigans
In today’s adventures: Facebook Advertisements! I will take a moment to preface this with: I’m going to be sensitive to the fact that I work at a major tech company, and present just the facts of my experience without judgment. We are all humans writing code in a complex business environment. I have plenty of…… Continue reading Unacceptable Business Practices
If you have been waiting to support local bookstores, you can now buy Raven on IndieBound! https://www.indiebound.org/book/9780578579467 If you like to buy hardcopy, you should buy all your stuff from local bookstores, it’s this easy!