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WDR Germany reviews The Beggar’s Opera (and it’s a thumbs up!)

WDR  is the largest European broadcaster, somewhat like our CBC, and they seem to have taken to the German version of TBO in a big way. Not only did they post up this full page review, but there’s a radio … Continue reading

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Marketing e-books through daily deals …

I have had author-friends, mostly self-published, who have played with e-book prices on Amazon, sometimes offering their books for free for 24 or 48 hours in hopes of seeing thousands of downloads. And it works: one of my friends saw … Continue reading

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Kindle Daily Deal!

Apparently, Midnight in Havana is available today only on Kindle in the UK for 89% off. (I’m told it’s outselling Gloria Steinem!).  A huge shout-out to Polygon for arranging this promotion. If you’re in Europe, here’s the link– but hurry … Continue reading

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For those of you in the UK!

Birlinn Books, which is publishing The Beggar’s Opera in the UK as Midnight in Havana, is offering a special this weekend for a number of books, including mine – 20% off! Here is the link; it’s this weekend only!

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Beggar’s Opera sighting in California!

My pal, author Lisa Brackmann, had this sighting of The Beggar’s Opera in the front window of the Mystery Galaxy bookstore in Redondo Beach, California. (And check out this link for a photo of their incredible signage — very cool!) … Continue reading

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The Beggar’s Opera hits a US Bestseller’s List!

Traverse City Record-Eagle March 24, 2013 Bestsellers: 03/24/2013 Traverse City Record-Eagle —- — Northwest Michigan Hardcover fiction 1. “Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn, Crown Publishing Group, $25 2. “Flight Behavior” by Barbara Kingsolver, Harper, $28.99 3. “Twelve Tribes of Hattie” … Continue reading

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