Tag Archives: Suspense

Kindle Countdown Deal


Tissue of Lies Now on offer at $1.99, USA only Get yours before it goes back up to $2.99 Advertisements

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WANTED American serial killer  Raymond Thomas Lang Junior Last seen in the county of Lancashire, England Believed to be the main fictional character in the new thriller/suspense novel ‘YOUR LAST BREATH’ Widespread rumours claim Raymond Lang is currently hiding in an eBook … Continue reading

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Please Help! Which Cover Would You Choose?


Some of you, in the replies to my previous post, suggested the images I gave you were all too busy, too colourful, and not plain enough. I’ve taken these lessons  to heart, and I’ve created some plainer book covers for my co-authored crime/suspense … Continue reading

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How Do You Choose a Book Cover?


When designing a cover for your book, how do you decide which font and what text colour and size you’re going to use? Where should I place my text? What colours should I use in my image? I’m in the middle … Continue reading

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Help! Changing the Image White Space to RGB


  This is the cover we intend to use for our collaborated book ‘Your Last Breath’ but I’m having trouble changing it from sRGB to RGB which Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing demands. Has anyone else come across this problem? How … Continue reading

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Co-authored Success


Co-authored Success     I’m delighted to report my writing partner and I have just completed the first draft of our first co-authored book. We began writing together in the first week of February 2015 and completed our first draft … Continue reading

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Excerpt from “Tissue of Lies”


Relationships One bitterly cold day just a few weeks before Christmas, things began to get out of hand with Julie’s complicated relationships. During one of Julie’s visits, Jeanette began giving strong hints about spending Christmas day with her daughter and … Continue reading

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‘A Writer’s Blog’ from the Killer’s Perspective


Originally posted on Doug's Scribbles and Ramblings:
After reading author Carole Parkes’ short story on her blog about a woman who is murdered in her own kitchen, told from the victim’s point of view, I felt inspired to write…

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Jessica Wren’s ‘Book of the Month’


‘Transitory’ Author Ian Williams I’ve just read and reviewed Jessica Wren’s ‘Book of the Month’ for January 2015.  It’s science fiction, a category I don’t usually read, but I’m glad I did since it’s introduced me to this genre’s possibilities. I … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Better Every Day


  It’s Getting Better Every Day Long ago, when I wrote my début novel, I found my primary aim was getting the story down in a readable form. Next, I went through the obligatory process of reading and editing it several … Continue reading

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Ditching The New Author Tag


After selling and giving away well over one thousand copies of my psychological thriller “Tissue of Lies”, I’ve decided to stop calling myself a new author. It just doesn’t feel right to go on describing myself this way. I know … Continue reading

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Last Chance


The free promotion of “Tissue of Lies” ends midnight Monday 16th June. You have one day left to download this Kindle e-book free.  Don’t have a Kindle reader? No problem!  You can download the Kindle App from the link below and … Continue reading

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My Mistake


I must apologise for my last post which says “Tissue of Lies” is free from 14th June to 17th June. This free promotion runs from 14th June to 16th June. Monday 16th is the last day for a free download. … Continue reading

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Free Psychological Thriller


Free to download for 3 days only, starting today 14th June to 17th June Currently 4 Reviews and 4**** Julie Simpson always had a vague suspicion that the dear couple who’d raised her, were not her real parents. To her horror, she … Continue reading

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Dear Fellow Bloggers


BLOGGER FRIENDS Oh! What am I doing? I swore I never would Broadcast my whole life In sight of every hood *** “You’ll be taking a risk” So everyone had said “They’ll know about you.” Scared me, filled me with … Continue reading

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Free Kindle E-Book Promotion


My debut psychological thriller will be available to download free on 12th and 13th April. If you like mystery, suspense, crime, family drama, intrigue and secrets, all sprinkled with a little romance, this might just be the book for you. … Continue reading

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Psychological Thriller Free For Two Days Only


Do you enjoy Mystery, Suspense, crime, family drama, intrigue and secrets, all sprinkled with a touch of Romance? If you do, you may like my Kindle book ‘TISSUE OF LIES’. It’s on FREE PROMOTION for two days only, 12th and … Continue reading

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