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And another great review of Midnight in Havana!

This comes from Marina Sofia, a regular reviewer at Crime Fiction Lover, which I think is the go-to website for crime fiction reviews: much appreciated! __________________________________ It’s Ian Rankin we have to thank for this intriguing debut by Canadian lawyer … Continue reading

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Pay off from the Daily Deal on Kindle — reviews!

I have no idea how many e-books we sold on Kindle when Polygon arranged a Daily Deal promotion on Amazon; I’m sure Polygon will let me know when they find out from their distributor. I probably won’t be able to … 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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A great review of Midnight in Havana on Nudge!

Great review of Midnight in Havana on Nudge: here are some highlights! (You can read the entire review here.) “Reviewing a mystery is a challenge – you don’t want to give anything away – a bit like this author’s style. … Continue reading

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What my UK publisher thinks of Midnight in Havana…

I stumbled across this post today. Neville Moir is the Publishing Director at Polygon who decided to run with The Beggar’s Opera (although he renamed it Midnight in Havana) for the UK market. What a treat to see what his response was to reading the … Continue reading

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Nice way to start the week…

Well, this makes me happy! One UK Amazon reviewer had this to say about J.K. Rowling’s new mystery (written under the pseudonym, Robert Galbraith): “If you like detective series then I think you’ll like this – though now that we … Continue reading

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Scotland on Sunday – GREAT review of Midnight in Havana!

And very nice to see Ian Rankin getting a nod, too. Here’s the full review! ___________________________________________ From Harrogate to Havana: Putting Ramirez on the Map Midnight in Havana Peggy Blair Polygon, £8.99  Scotland on Sunday 7 June 2013 In her … Continue reading

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Midnight in Havana is named July Debut Novel of the Month!

What a nice surprise this was to drive back from the lake (where I’ve been without Internet access) to learn that Midnight in Havana has been named one of the UK’s Debut Novels of the month!  http://www.lovereading.co.uk has some pretty … Continue reading

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