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Old 04-12-2014, 04:19 AM   #1301
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Hi!

My first novel went live today on Amazon! I have published nonfiction before, but this is way bigger for me than those, even if I am (just) self publishing this time. It's neither mystery nor thriller, although it might loosely fit in as a suspense novel. Really, it's more Science Fiction than anything, although there is an overarching Western theme throughout most of it.

It's called Awaken. It's on Amazon.

My next one is a thriller. I've already written 20,000+ words of it!
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Old 04-12-2014, 05:55 AM   #1302
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Wow!

Hooray Matt!

Congratulations!
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Old 04-13-2014, 07:08 AM   #1303
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Bravo, Matt!

(And never say "just." This is fantastic!)
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Old 04-13-2014, 03:23 PM   #1304
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My first-ever book column is up in iON Oklahoma Magazine, an OKC-area publication. While it's mainly mainstream books, I'm proud to have established that I will always include at least one book with an Okie connection. Feel free to send recommendations for my "Summer Reads" column—from the Big 6, Small Presses or Indies. They have to be new books, 2014, and on the shelves in OKC, even if just in one indie shop.

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I read it and I think it's awesome! Congrats, Lucie!

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Hi!

My first novel went live today on Amazon! I have published nonfiction before, but this is way bigger for me than those, even if I am (just) self publishing this time. It's neither mystery nor thriller, although it might loosely fit in as a suspense novel. Really, it's more Science Fiction than anything, although there is an overarching Western theme throughout most of it.

It's called Awaken. It's on Amazon.

My next one is a thriller. I've already written 20,000+ words of it!
Congrats! That's brilliant! I hope it does really well.
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Old 04-13-2014, 04:31 PM   #1305
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Thank you everyone! It's exciting to say that I'm finally done with it, but there's so much more that I want to do, too!
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Old 04-13-2014, 11:58 PM   #1306
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Congratulations, Matt! I'm looking forward to reading it.

Direct link to Matt's book here. (Hopefully he doesn't mind!)
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Old 04-14-2014, 12:50 AM   #1307
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Thanks for the link! And congratulations Matt!
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Old 04-22-2014, 08:30 PM   #1308
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Finally, the 2nd edition of Bread & Butter the Murders of Polly Frisch is available on Amazon-Kindle and paperback (and on Lulu in hardcover). Think it might be on Nook too, but from my dashboard its still spinning on upload.

Took a while on Amazon as I had a little issue to sort out with them concerning my owning the rights due to a plagiarist out there that needs to be dealt with. But it's up. It's been a long haul. Non-fiction is no simple task to format for ebooks.
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Old 04-22-2014, 09:09 PM   #1309
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Congratulations, History! I'm so sorry to hear of the plagiarist, though. I know author Jamie McGuire recently defeated a plagiarist. It can be done. Good luck!
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Thanks all. Maybe I should track Jamie down for tips.
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