Monthly Archives: December 2010

Supernatural fantasy fiction that makes light of death uniquely

Windsor author Jennifer Hanning released her debut supernatural fantasy fiction novel Moongolly in 2010. This is superbly written from the points of view of characters in different worlds and cleverly intertwined to weave an extraordinary tale. Jennifer spent her childhood … Continue reading

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One half of The Bedhopper’s launches trivia

With  his  co-author, Robin O’Sullivan working in Bahrain, Malcolm Halket was left to launch their book alone in Brisbane. The launch for The Oily Bedhopper’s Book of Trivia was held on Sunday 7th November 2010 in the famous Waterloo Hotel … Continue reading

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A cupcake book launch

R (Rebecca) J Timmis held a launch for David and the Heart of Aurasius at the Kingston Butter Factory in Brisbane on October 30th with decorated cupcakes, face painting and a pixie theme. As Rebecca told me, “…the day went … Continue reading

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A New Year to Write

There are only 16 days left before you’ll be making another New Year’s resolution. I don’t mean the kind where you say you’ll give up cigarettes (again) and only last until the Easter break, or give up chocolate and then … Continue reading

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Book publicity and book marketing differences

Marketing requires directly approaching your potential customers and needs a budget. It includes the cost of printing things such as business cards, posters, bookmarks, press releases etc. plus the cost of hours of labour (your marketer’s time). Writing book releases, … Continue reading

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