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eBook Covers, Layout and Design
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Hello everyone, I wanted to pass this on to those who are putting out their own eBooks:Noir Nation and its sister presses Bare Knuckles Press and Heart's Diary Press has developed a very good…Continue

Tags: epublishing, Kindle, Nook, iPad, ePub

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alan Ward Thomas Dec 22, 2011.

Book Covers: Do it yourself or have it professionally done?

My feeling is that sometimes, actually often, writers are their own worst enemy when it comes to choosing or creating their own book covers.  Event he best writers may not have developed the visual…Continue

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Started Oct 13, 2011

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Something About Me and My Book:
I am a writer and editor. I am currently Eastern Hemisphere editor of Noir Nation: International Journal of Crime Fiction, a biannual eBook journal. Noir Nation is available for sale now at major online retailers. The quality of writing in this first issue is unbelievably high.

Where to checkout Noir Nation: International Journal of Crime Fiction

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Also available on and, and a number of other online sellers.

Book Covers: Anyone looking for a professional and eye-catching cover for their book or eBook should try Butterflies & Hurricanes ( an excellent design firm in Prague that has done some wonderful covers for a number of our books for very reasonable prices and they are used to working from overseas.

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"Blue Bloodbath" by Katrina Von Kessel

Review of the latest twist on the zombie novel: 'Blue Bloodbath' by Katrina Von Kessel via @amazon

Posted on December 22, 2011 at 12:51am

Why Noir is hot and trending

Free peek at an essay from Noir Nation No.1 on why Noir is such a hot and trending topic. 

Why Noir Now

Posted on November 10, 2011 at 5:00am

Seriously Moving Up the Amazon Charts!

Hi all, thanks for the support.  We are one or two copies away from breaking into the Amazon top 10,000!  Next stop top 1,000!

Posted on October 30, 2011 at 4:48am

Noir Nation 50% off Halloween Sale

Dear Book Marketing friends,
I wanted to alert you that this weekend Noir Nation Issue one is on sale on all sellers for 50% off the normal price in celebration of one of my favorite holidays--Halloween. So if you've been meaning to buy a copy and hadn't got around to it, or wasn't sure you wanted to spend eight bucks on it, or you loved it so much you want to buy one for a literary crime fiction loving friend, now's…

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 6:24am

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At 6:17pm on January 14, 2012, Fernando Sobenes said…

Thank you Alan. I´ll take a look to your site too. Happy new year...

At 10:09am on January 11, 2012, J. Steve Miller said…

Thanks Alan! I think there are a lot of interesting options here. I'll continue to explore.

At 7:51pm on December 4, 2011, Fernando Sobenes said…

Hello Alan . My name is Fernando Sobenes and I want to invite you to read the prologue and the first two chapters of my novel: "The Evil Visitor" in my blog The Evil Visitor

Also you can watch the book trailer.

Thank you and best regards.

At 4:10pm on October 15, 2011, Denise Baer said…

Hi Alan,

I really like your pictures. These are great.


At 6:50pm on October 11, 2011, Jeanette Michelle said…
Best of Luck to You !

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