When making my books available in paperback, the sizing I prefer to use is 5x8. It's a nice size to hold and close to most of the other small paperbacks gracing my shelves. But it does come with a limitation. Namely, it won't support a book that's too large without becoming a terribly unwieldy block. … Continue reading Designing a Monstrous Book
Click on the above image to reach this promotion and, amongst all the other fine books there, you'll find that The Rogue King is FREE. Outside is dangerous. Such is the warning Koral has heard for twelve years. Born a product of genetic manipulation, he knows little else of the world beyond the steel … Continue reading Free Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror Books
Click on the above image to reach this promotion and, amongst all the other fine books there, you'll find that The Rogue King is 99c for these two days. Outside is dangerous. Such is the warning Koral has heard for twelve years. Born a product of genetic manipulation, he knows little else of the … Continue reading 99c Science Fiction and Fantasy Books
I'm busy, busy, busy trying to get the fifth chapter of In Pain and Blood ready for the 3rd of July. And there's the re-read of Dark One's Mistress to get through before I can even think about releasing it... So, my fellow Weekend Writing Warriors and Snippet Sunday Folk, here's a piece out of my oldest story. It's been … Continue reading Weekend Writing Warriors – #8sunday
The paperback hasn't quite had time to link up with the kindle version, but both are now available.If you've already own the Kindle version and want to see the new, you are unfortunately going to have to contact Amazon and ask for it to be updated.
So... In preparation for Nanowrimo, I'm cracking down on the other loose ends around here.First order of business was getting The Rogue King sorted and the proof for the new paperback sent over. Well... I though I'd have to wait for some time, but it arrived this afternoon!Old vs NewAs you can see, the cover … Continue reading Proof’s Arrived!
April 2014 - I released The Rogue King into the world. I was satisfied with the story.March 2015 - After much deliberation, I decided to integrate the companion novella into the main saga. This meant merging an extra 20k into The Rogue King. That meant going through the whole process all over again. In the … Continue reading The Rogue King – New and Improved and Coming Soon
I've finally read through all The Rogue King with the additional chapters from A Game of Cat and Horse and, after removing a few chapters, reordering another chapter because I'm a dunce and put the other two in the wrong place, changing the PoV on one, adding another to even out the timeline and tweaking one of … Continue reading Mulling Over One Chapter…
Otherwise known as "what's been happening over here".Well, there are always the multiple things that have nothing to do with writing. Notably, there've been some flooding and junk around here, and I've spent the first time in a long time 100% alone in the house. Oh! And it's my daughter's birthday tomorrow... Or rather today … Continue reading Good news… for once
Whoo, what a wicked ride the past month has been. School holidays, people getting colds all over the place and the diagnosis for the cause of my pain has been given a treatment that amounts to basically "take these and wait it out". It could be worse. But I do find myself more drained than … Continue reading Catching My Tail