Sneak Peek: Dark Places

Today we have a sneak peek from Dark Places, the
Horror/Paranormal anthology by Shaun Allan.

There is darkness and madness in each of us. We must do battle with our own demons. But… What if those demons opened the door in the back of your mind and stepped out. What if they became real? If the night, the shadows, the reflections and Death himself walked among us? And what if they were watching you? Waiting? Thirsting…?

Dark Places. Thirteen stories. Thirteen poems. Thirteen doorways.

This book is available from Amazon US, Amazon UK, and Smashwords.

Here is a book excerpt from Dark Places

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Video Trailer: Old Bony Blue Eyes

Kadmeion’s wizard-for-hire business is up and coming. All is well until he promises the dragon Lady Betrayal that he will weave her a spell from the Dragon Lore book. Career-enhancing magic fills the unique tome. If Kadmeion acquires it, then his reputation will bring wealthier clients. But Dragon Lore is in Sir Death’s library. The problem with visiting Old Bony’s castle is coming back alive. For a safe return passage, the wizard must win a dice game or fight his way out. Despite Kadmeion’s cleverness, Death’s blue eyes might be the last thing the wizard and his friends ever see.

Old Bony Blue Eyes, the clockpunk novel by Lita Burke, is available at, Smashwords, and Amazon UK.

Don’t forget, you can cast your vote for trailer of the month on November 30, 2013 at 5 p.m. Pacific time.

Do you have a global marketing strategy?

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by Birgit Kluger

Do you have a global marketing strategy?

Are you a self published author? One of the pioneers testing the waters to see whether or not they will lead you to new, unknown worlds? Preferably worlds where treasures await you?

Well, I am one of them. Early in 2012 I published my first novel via Kindle Desktop Publishing. Ok, I was probably later than others, especially if looking at the US market, but in Germany self publishing had just taken off. And still is. Which leads me to the purpose of this post. Do you have a strategy? One that involves not only selling your books in the US or UK market where readers speak your own language but in foreign markets as well? Continue reading “Do you have a global marketing strategy?”