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Carolyn Howard-Johnson
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Book Publicist Lauds How-To Book on Getting Reviews
Title: How To Get
Great Book Reviews Frugally and Ethically Subtitle: The ins and outs of using free reviews to build and sustain a writing
career Series:
HowToDoItFrugally multi award-winning series of book for writers ISBN 978 1 5369 4837 0 Pages: 336 Aut...
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Christian Futuristic Sci-Fi Book Applauded
Release date: February 7, 2016 $15.95 6x9 Trade paperback 242 pages Science Fiction (FIC028000) / Christian Futuristic Fiction (FIC0402020) Print ISBN 978-1-939844-29-3 eBook ISBN 978-1-939844-30-9 Order through Ingram, Follett, or from the publisher $4.99 ...
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A New Year Gift for Authors, Reviewers--and Readers--from The New Book Review!
You're right! This isn't exactly a review. It's better. I'm sharing an except from my new How to Get Great Book Reviews Frugally and Ethically with all my reviewer visitors and subscribers and author visitor subscribers. Perhaps it will even encourage the m...
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Off to a Great Book Marketing Start in 2017
Here is something directly from my #SharingwithWriters newsletter to get your book marketing year off to a great start. In that letter I include articles, letters-to-the-editor, Q&As a la Ann Landers, resources like opportunities and accessible contests and...
Here is something directly from my #SharingwithWriters newsletter to get your book marketing year off to a great start. In that letter I include articles, letters-to-the-editor, Q&As a la Ann Landers, resources like opportuni...
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Patricia Fry Shares Last-Minute Christmas E-Book Tip
No review today! Rather, a quick tip directly from my #SharingwithWriters newsletter to you because--though Amazon has been letting their customers buy books quickly and easily for some time--there still seems to be a lot of confusion about "Kindle" e-books...
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Reviews: The Answer to Book Sales and Career Success
How To Get Great Book Reviews Frugally and
Ethically Subtitle: The ins and outs of using free reviews to build and sustain a writing
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in the multi award-winning HowToDoItFrugally Series of books for writers ISBN-13: 978-1536948370 ISBN-10: 15369...
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Kristin Johnson Awards Science Poetry Book Five Stars
Unmaking Atoms By Magdalena
Ball Genre: Poetry/ Poetry: Science Format: Paperback Publisher: Ginninderra Press
(January 11, 2017) Language: English ISBN-10: 1760412821 ISBN-13: 978-1760412821 Author's Web site :   Buy the book Rated: Five stars Reviewed b...
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Sarah Dillard Has TWO Mouse Scouts Books!
Mouse Scout Series Including Mouse Scouts and Mouse Scouts Make a Difference By Sarah Dillard Hardcover Paper Books ISBN: 978-0-385-756-3-7 and
978-0-385-75599-3 Published by Knopf Fiction – Children                                 Lessons in Creativity
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I am introducing you to my sharing with writers blog – – a resource you may be able to use in the new year. This tip is for an opportunity many authors miss– – one that is inexpensive and easy to do. 
Here is something directly from my #SharingwithWriters newsletter to get your book marketing year off to a great start. In that letter I include articles, letters-to-the-editor, Q&As a la Ann Landers, resources like opportuni...
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Jan Peregrine Reviews Puts American Class in Perspective
White Trash Subtitle: The 400-Year, Untold History of Class In America Author: Nancy Isenberg Author's Web site:  www.nancyisenberg.com Genre: Non-fiction ISBN: 878-0-670-78597-1 Available on Amazon Reviewed by Jan Peregrine originally for her Books on Face...
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E-book Help for Authors in Time for Holidays
Title: The Frugal Book Promoter Subtitle: How to get nearly free publicity on your own or by partnering with your publisher Series: First in the multi award-winning HowToDoItFrugally Series of books for writers Cover by Chaz DeSimone Awards: USA Book News w...
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A Holiday Gift from Favorite Publishing Smarties
I love it when my favorite smarties give me permission to reprint the wonderful tips they send to my e-mail box! Valerie Allen (see more about them by scrolling down!), Marshall Frank, and Holly Fox Vellekoop direct several Florida book fairs and I have use...
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Introduction
Carolyn Howard-Johnson's first novel, This Is the Place, won eight awards. Her second book, Harkening: A Collection of Stories Remembered, creative nonfiction, won three. Her chapbook of poetry Tracings, was named to the Compulsive Reader's Ten Best Reads list and was given the Military Writers' Society of America's Silver Award of Excellence. An instructor for UCLA Extension's world-renown Writers' Program, her book The Frugal Book Promoter: How to Do What Your Publisher Won't is recommended reading for her classes, and was named USA Book News' "Best Professional Book 2004." It is also an Irwin Award winner. Her second book in the How To Do It Frugally series is The Frugal Editor: Put Your Best Book Forward to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success is also a USA Book News award-winner as well as the winner of the Reader View's Literary Award in the publishing category. She is the recipient of both the California Legislature's Woman of the Year in Arts and Entertainment Award and the Glendale American Business Women's Association's Woman of the Year award. Her community's Character and Ethics Committee honored her for promoting tolerance with her writing. She was also named to Pasadena Weekly's list of 14 "San Gabriel Valley women who make life happen." She is a popular speaker and actor. Her website is www.HowToDoItFrugally.com.
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Lots of writing awards but--even more important--lots of new writing friends.
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  • UCLA Writers Program Instructor Nearly 10 Years
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    2007 - present
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Costa Rican Author Gleans Editing Tips from The Frugal Editor
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The Best Advice: 9 Writing Tips
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Over my writing career I've received a lot of advice. Some of it good and some, well, less valuable. Here are the tips that I find myself sh

A Peek at Great Book Review Idea from New Release
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Off-The-Wall -Alternatives Making Your Reviews Into Workhorses By Carolyn Howard-Johnson. Excerpted (and adapted) from Carolyn’s new How To

10 Tips for Networking
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While a lot of writers prefer to stay behind the keyboard than go out and about, networking is an essential part of developing any business.

Fixing "Unhappiness" Seems an Important Daily Goal
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I depend on Suzanne Lieurance's Morning Nudge to get me started each day. She is my Working Writers Coach for sure! So I thought I'd share w

A Writer's Bucket and Mop List
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Do you have as much time as you want to write? I don't. The first thing I want to do when I get up in the morning is write. But there are so

Pros and Cons of Outlining Your Novel
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Generally writers work between two constructs when working on their novels - to outline or not. Outliners tend to put down on paper the enti

Is "I Just Like Them" a Good Reason to Use Ampersands?
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Ampersands: Pretty Is as Pretty Does By Carolyn Howard-Johnson I added a new section to the second edition of my The Frugal Editor because a