Writing More, Faster, Smarter

I’m over at Magical Words today, talking about Writing More, Faster, Smarter.  (And I explain why I need to do all three of those things, if I’m going to meet my writing goals for the end of next year…)  Here’s the post: http://www.magicalwords.net/mindy-klasky/writing-more-faster-smarter/ Of course, I’d love to see your comments over there!  Magical Words is a website by writers for writers (and readers who want a...

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Girl’s Guide to Bookbub

Today, I’m exploring an exciting new promotional opportunity for GIRL’S GUIDE TO WITCHCRAFT, the first volume in my Jane Madison series.  The short version, for those of you in a rush:  Buy GIRL’S GUIDE today, at any of the links set forth below, for the lowest price ever — $0.99. What’s this sale all about?  GIRL’S GUIDE is being advertised through Bookbub, an “advertorial” service.  The idea is...

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GIRL’S GUIDE Mystery Solved

Some of you may recall a mystery that arose a couple of weeks ago:  Amazon suddenly offered for sale a handful of “New” copies of Girl’s Guide to Witchcraft, the first volume of the Jane Madison series.  I bought them, because I have no more author copies, and I needed a few for promotional ventures. It turns out that the books came through the “Amazon Buy Back” program.  My understanding is that these books are...

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Strange Happenings (Girl’s Guide to Witchcraft Edition)

In 2006, I enjoyed the public release of my first Red Dress Ink novel, Girl’s Guide to Witchcraft, the first volume of the Jane Madison series.  The book sold well – in fact, the first printing sold out entirely by November.  Alas, it took the publisher almost a year to go back to press, during which time many bookstores forgot that they wanted to reorder Girl’s Guide.  Somewhere between 2000 and 5000 copies of Girl’s...

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Special Delivery

Our hero(ine) is sitting at her desk, innocently typing away.  She hears something *thump* down outside the front door.  The doorbell rings three times. Save file.  Push back from desk.  Corral cat.  Open door. And what should I find, but a box.  A box containing three copies of Comment Je Suis Devenue Iresistible.  That would be the French version of Girl’s Guide to Witchcraft.  That would be the book that came out about eight months...

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