Votes determine a publishing deal, in a real life contest.
Well, it could you know.
How many times have you, as a writer thought about moving to a place you researched so thoroughly for a story setting?
Admit it, you found yourself scrolling through hours of available properties in Kauai after having your hero chase the villain to Hawaii.
It’s an exciting new way to get your book noticed by readers. It’s called the Kindle Scout program and each vote cast is tallied to select who makes it to publication. See? No casting couch here, just you and your NOMINATION button pushing finger.
The books Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire, True Blood (Sookie Stackhouse Novels), The Walking Dead ( graphic novel), Orange Is The New Black and Pretty Little Liars are doing well as series entertainment.
Yes, It is simply weeks away. For many of us, the Christmas Countdown is on. For some smart little bunnies, we’ve been done for weeks and now are beginning the dreadful descent into Keeping up with the Joneses Holiday Decor Battle and How to Avoid Eating all the Wreath-Shaped Rice Krispie Treats your Co-worker Left in the Break Room,
This coming Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (Aug. 22-24) at the Omni Hotel in downtown Nashville, the Killer Nashville International Thriller, Mystery, and Crime Literature Conference is offering its two reader tracks FREE to the public. The eighteen panels, held over all three days of the conference,
We do this. We all do this. Writers more than anyone. We think about the perfect answer, the best reply, the final sentence to an ongoing argument, but we fail to say it or save it. Why?
Because we forgot.
You might be thinking this looks more like the site for Dragon*Con, and if you know anything about Bouchercon, you may be thinking there is a cool mysterious bar at the top of the egg, and a rocking hotel at the base.