Category Archives: Book Giveaway

YA Books for Girls, where does that leave Boys?

Lara Morgan, author of the Rosie Black Chronciles is visiting ROR.     Take it away, Lara. These days it seems that whenever you look in the YA section of bookshops the titles that smack you in the eye first … Continue reading

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Nicole Murphy – what I’ve learnt since my trilogy sale

Or … The joy of being a newbie writer.   July 1 marks the official release date of Rogue Gadda, the third and last book in the Dream of Asarlai series. It hasn’t even been two years since I got … Continue reading

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Creative Marketing for Indie Authors

This week ROR welcomes Jennifer Willis,  an indie author who’ll be talking about marketing: Take it away, Jen … Watch out for the give-away question at the end of the post If you’re an indie author, chances are you don’t … Continue reading

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LIBERATOR – Giveaway Competition

Hi! Big surprise for me this morning – my author’s copies of the French edition of Liberator arrived in a huge parcel PLUS author’s copies of the German edition. I knew the French edition was neck-and-neck with the Australian, but … Continue reading

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