I’ve been looking at cover art from various publications of Grimm’s Fairy Tales and thought I’d post a 3-part series. Each part will feature 5 covers. In Part 1 we have two Red Riding Hoods, one Snow White, one Sleeping … Continue reading
Greeting to the TaleSpins fans. I appreciate Michael letting me write some thoughts here. I’m afraid his version of things – however true – does not paint me in the most flattering light. I’m not here to tell my side of the … Continue reading
A while back I created a Facebook page called 8: The Untold Story. I ran an ad and was thrilled to see my Page Likes climb up past 1,000. Truth be told, however, the Likes didn’t translate into book sales at all. That said, I have recently minimized the daily cost of the ad and kept it running. I do see the benefit of a few marketing dollars spent just to spread the word – and I do like being able to boast the 4-digit Likes number. (Update: 1,184!)
Going to throw some cynical sentiments out there, hoping they get passed around, create some awareness for Creepy and 8, and ultimately drive traffic into the TaleSpins world. Mm
Offering Penny for free for 4 days on Amazon Select saw 407 downloads. The hope is that people will enjoy the story and follow the link on the last page to 8 – which remains at its bank-breaking price of 99¢. Penny is now back at full price: $1.99.
I’m conducting a free promotion for The Plight and Plot of Princess Penny through 3/6. For Kindle and Kindle apps only. Hundreds have downloaded the 7,200-word book, and for a bit yesterday, it climbed as high as #887 on the Kindle free books ranking list.
I have no idea if that’s any good – but after its first sale, the book was like #250,000. (A lot of books out there.)