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January 2018 Blog Posts (17)

What Makes You Buy a Book?

A survey offers some interesting responses to the question. See if you agree with the points noted in my latest blog. Comment welcome.

Added by J. R. Lindermuth on January 31, 2018 at 8:34am — No Comments

Book Review - zo by Murray Pura

A brand new 5 star review came in for Murray Pura's semi-autobiographical, award-winning novel. The Amazon reviewer is petting a tiger in his profile picture, so it seems like a good idea to listen to what he says. That is amazing! Check it out here:

Added by Mark Miller on January 20, 2018 at 7:11am — No Comments

Guest Post - Phyllis f. McManus

Author Guest Post -

If you would like to have a featured guest post on our blog, please email

Added by Mark Miller on January 19, 2018 at 6:36am — No Comments

Sunshine’s Excellent Adventures by Reggie and Anita Hill

The amazing adventures of a very special kitten.


This is an absolutely enchanting little story which my granddaughter adored, about a real kitten and some of his adventures.

Sunshine is a really special kitten in lots of ways. Now I can hear you thinking that all kittens are special, however Sunshine really is special, he has something about him which…


Added by Susan Keefe on January 19, 2018 at 4:40am — No Comments

Dasharajna: The Battle of Ten Kings (Harappa Trilogy Book 3) by Shankar Kashyap

An epic Indian battle brought to life by Shankar Kashyap

Yet again Shankar Kashyap has combined thorough and detailed research, with his amazing ability to tell a fantastic story and written this the third book in the Harappa trilogy – Dasharajna – Battle of Ten Kings.

Traditional history books are sometimes difficult to…


Added by Susan Keefe on January 13, 2018 at 7:13am — No Comments

Expanding My Marketing Horizons: Entering the "Podcast" Arena

Recently I launch a Podcast series to share some information from the 2nd edition of my book The Writer's

Guide to Achieving Success: A Workbook for Implementing the Plan. After only three segments, I have 75 followers and have developed "episodes" that are now part of Apple Podcasts.

The process of deciding title, creating the audio recording, and uploading the Podcast segments was challenging but worth the effort. …


Added by Theresa V. Wilson on January 12, 2018 at 6:30pm — No Comments

While You're Waiting, God Is Working

I trust the Lord to save me, and I will wait for an answer to my prayer"-Micah 7:7

The Bible is clear that there are seasons in life, and one of the seasons that God talks about again and again is the season of waiting. While you're waiting, God is working. Don't think that the season of waiting means that God has stopped working. He's just taking you through that season because he's using the time to work in your circumstances for your good.…


Added by Lucretia Shaw Cargill on January 11, 2018 at 10:02pm — No Comments

99 Creative WOWs Words of Wisdom for Business – Motivational Gift Idea for Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Creative Thinkers by Randi Brill

Priceless WOWs from Randi Brill


The author of this highly motivational book at the age of 14 knew she was ‘Going to be in charge of something,’ and sure enough she has been in her own words ‘in charge of several “somethings” since then.’

Randi Brill received a BFA in Graphic Design from Carnegie Mellon University, and then her…


Added by Susan Keefe on January 10, 2018 at 4:55am — No Comments

Christian Teen Nonfiction

The Christian teen nonfiction book entitled Character Concert covers topics using cartoon-like drawings.  One youth chaplain said of the book: "I was very impressed with it."  Here is the Facebook page link: Christian Teen Book…


Added by Craig Dressler on January 9, 2018 at 10:12am — No Comments

Cover Reveal - Murray Pura

Originally published in 2008, Murray Pura is reviving one of his personal favorites.

Added by Mark Miller on January 8, 2018 at 9:25am — No Comments

Review - Mark Miller

MillerWords is happy to share the Readers Favorite review of Mark Miller's "Renaissance" -

Added by Mark Miller on January 7, 2018 at 8:12am — No Comments

The Book of Angels: Twin Flames Rising by Maya El

An insider’s view of racial profiling in Chicago.



This exciting, yet tantalizing mystery is set in Chicago, the author’s home town. What makes this story very special is that it is a story which the author feels has to be told. The backbone scene setting of this book comes from the past memories, and personal experiences to this day of Maya El and her…


Added by Susan Keefe on January 5, 2018 at 8:16am — No Comments

Uninvited Visitors - A Dust Bowl Story

My latest novella Uninvited Visitors started out as a contest entry for a short story. I expanded the short story into romance set during the depression in the 1930's.

Synopsis for the book

 During the Great Depression, Rachel felt lucky to be teaching school in Oklahoma. She was eager to start her second year as soon…


Added by Fay Risner on January 4, 2018 at 9:37am — No Comments

Review - George Loughmueller

Reader's Favorite review of GML's first book -

Added by Mark Miller on January 4, 2018 at 7:41am — No Comments

First Book

I am so excited!  After years of people telling me that I should compile my paintings into a book, I have finally done it and it has gone live on Amazon!  It's so cool to see my stuff in print.  2018 is off to a pretty good start.  :)…


Added by Carl Parker on January 2, 2018 at 8:06pm — No Comments

Five-Star Review

Another reviewer has good things to say about Geronimo Must Die.

Added by J. R. Lindermuth on January 2, 2018 at 8:46am — No Comments

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