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‘Dare I Call It Murder?’ in Good Company

Dare I Call It Murder?: A Memoir of Violent Loss hanging out with good company today on Amazon’s top-rated biographies & memoirs list: Beatrix Potter Norman Mailer J.R.R. Tolkien C.S. Lewis Ernest Hemingway Charles Dickens Who’d a thunk it? (click … Continue reading

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Amazon Rep’s Advice to Writers: Hire a Professional Editor

Music to my ears: When Thom Kephart, Community Outreach  Manager for Amazon.com, spoke to the Publishers + Writers of San Diego on January 25, he hammered home his most critical bit of advice to authors: Hire a professional editor. “I’ve … Continue reading

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ISBN Lauded, Explained

As a publishing consultant, I often get asked about the mysterious ISBN, what it does, who needs one, and why. Laura Dawson (Publishers Weekly) wrote an informative article about the International Standard Book Number  — Hooray for the ISBN — … Continue reading

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