Two Times the Fun!

Two Times the Fun!

I’ve been sitting on this news for way too long!  But today, I finally get to share a new project:  Magic Times Two! Yep!  That’s two books in one! More to the point, Magic Times Two is two full-length novels for the price of one! Want more information? * * * Magic Times Two: Two Books for the Price of One! A Unique Duo of Humorous paranormal romances by USA Today bestselling author Mindy Klasky and award-winning author Deborah...

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Bundle, Bundle, Who’s Got the Bundle?

Bundle, Bundle, Who’s Got the Bundle?

A few years ago, someone came up with a creative new marketing idea for media: the bundle.  There are lots of variations on the idea, but here’s the basic concept: A number of items (books, apps, whatever) are pulled together by a vendor and grouped into “tiers”, which are available as electronic downloads. Buyers can buy the first tier for a price they choose, above a set minimum. (Sometimes, buyers can buy another tier if...

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A Lovely Day in Richmond

A Lovely Day in Richmond

Months and months and months ago, I received a lovely invitation from the Virginia Romance Writers chapter of RWA, asking me to speak at their monthly meeting. I made sure I had no conflicts, entered the date on my calendar, prepared some handouts specifically for the meeting… and promptly forgot all about it. Which was fine. Because my calendar worked exactly as it was supposed to, and I saw the meeting a couple of weeks before the...

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Field Trip!

Field Trip!

The life of an author is often lonely–we work in private, staring at computer screens, occasionally “socializing” by way of electronic media. And then there are the field trips. Like the one I took last weekend, to Kent County, Delaware (home to Dover, Delaware.) Let me start at the beginning… Many months ago, I received email from Hilary Welliver, the Library Director of the Kent County Public Library. She invited me to...

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Bundling Up

Bundling Up

So, last week, the thermometer hit almost eighty degrees.  Today, we’re expecting a high of 40, and the winds are enough to bring tears to your eyes. I’m wearing fleece socks on my feet and a T-shirt, long-sleeve T-shirt, and sweater. But that’s not what I mean by “bundling up.” Instead, I’m writing to tell you about the bundle I’m in. Okay. Not me. Fly Me to the Moon. What’s a bundle? I’m...

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