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Today is Project Launch Day for the Paradisi Chronicles!

Author Extraordinaire, Hugh Howey,, put out the challenge in 2014 for writers to band together to write in the same universe. Amanda A. Allen along with 7 other amazing authors took up the challenge. We spent a year building out a fictional planetary system, complete with a massive world narrative featuring multiple peoples, languages, and storylines as well as detailed maps and a large amount of research into advances in Space Elevator, EmDrive, Ford-Svaiter Mirror, and spaceship technologies.

In addition, we came together with a clear goal: the Paradisi Project is an open-source world, meaning any author who wishes to join in may write any story they wish. Thus far, we have written in a variety of genres: YA romance, a contemporary romance, two action-adventures, a coming-of-age action-adventure, and two near-future scifi novells are on offer coming up September 1. Learn more and explore our world here.... http://bit.ly/1Dlb786

Thank you, Hugh, and we hope we make you proud!
Massive Multi-Author Book Launch coming Sept 1! ENTER THE PARADISI WORLD... A science fiction adventure through time, space and generations, brought to life through the creativity and independent p...
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This week's AudaVoxx picks for your listening pleasure!

The 2-20-15 AudaVoxx Audio Book Newsletters are out now! AudaVoxx offers up Audible audio book giveaways and more!

General Fiction Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beGKiD
Mysteries & Thrillers Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beIZa9
Scifi & Fantasy Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beGOVH
YA Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beGUjb
Historicals Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beI3gn
Romance Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/beGFMr

And if you'd like to sign up to receive one or more of our newsletters each Friday, head over to http://audavoxx.com/.
Thanks! ~Cheri
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The 9-19-14 AudaVoxx Audio Book Newsletters are out now! Two giveaways this week. Enjoy! =)

Mysteries & Thrillers Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3mQWv

Nonfiction Newsletter:   http://eepurl.com/3EOFr

YA Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3mC7X

General Fiction Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3E6e1

Historicals Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3EuOv

Romance Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3DDWT

Scifi & Fantasy Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/3D7IH
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Just 99 cents today only. 

My second novel, Echoes in the Glass, rarely goes on sale--but today it's being featured on Bookli.com (thank you, Karli!), so off to sale it goes!

For today only, you can snag this story of sacrifice and betrayal on the Oregon Coast in present day and the 1930s. Snag it on Kindle, Nook, Kobo, or iTunes. 

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I'll be hosting tonight's #YALitChat this evening on Twitter at 6 p.m. PST / 9 p.m. EST. We'll discuss audio book creation, marketing, ACX, Audible, AudaVoxx and more! Feel free to pepper me with questions or join in the conversation with information of your own. 
 
Easiest way to join in is via a third-party app that handles live Twitter chats well, such as TweetDeck.com, Hootsuite.com, tweetchat.com, or tchat.io (my favorite). 

So if you love listening to audio books and want to learn more about how to find them or if you're an author wanting to learn more about how audio books work, come talk with us this evening. Just search for the conversation using the hashtag #YALitChat and use that hashtag in all of your tweets. 

~Cheri Lasota
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#Audible #Authors & Narrators: for the price of a coffee, you can promote your audio books & offer giveaway coupons via the AudaVoxx Newsletter. Learn more about this new service at AudaVoxx.com. 

Jump right into the sign up process here: http://www.audavoxx.com/promote-with-us/

And just for my Google+ friends, I'll offer each author or narrator one free ad spot for any newsletter from June 6, 2014 to end of the year. You'd just need to comment below in this post to get in on my Google+ #FREE ad promo. 


With nothing to lose and a potential new promotion method for your audio books, why not jump in and see what it's all about?

Authors such as Denise Grover Swank, Bob Mayer, Addison Moore and many more have offered up their audio books in the AudaVoxx Newsletter. 

Have questions? Comment below...
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Look what came in the mail! The paperback proof of my second novel, Echoes in the Glass. So, so happy with the cover and interior design. Will go live on Amazon worldwide in 3-5 days. Woot!
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The 9-12-14 #AudaVoxx  Newsletter is out now! Scifi & Fantasy Audio Book Picks for you. As part of my launch day celebrations, I'm offering up 3 giveaways of my brand new audio book, Artemis Rising. Available on Audible and iTunes as well. Click on the link below to enter the contest. 
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FYI:
Updated: I'll be hosting tonight's #YALitChat this evening on Twitter at 6 p.m. PST / 9 p.m. EST. Updated topic: Take charge of ur career! Do's, don'ts & cautionary tales from the world of publishing. #writers #amwriting #publishing

Along with audio book creation/marketing, we'll also be discussing do's and don'ts of the publishing world! Feel free to pepper me with questions or join in the conversation with information of your own. 
 
Easiest way to join in is via a third-party app that handles live Twitter chats well, such as TweetDeck.com, Hootsuite.com, tweetchat.com, or tchat.io (my favorite) http://www.tchat.io/

So if you are an author looking for tips for navigating the shark-infested literary waters, just search for the conversation using the hashtag #YALitChat and use that hashtag in all of your tweets. (The audiobook-centric topic is coming up soon. Will keep you posted). 
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Thought I'd let y'all know:

Updated: I'll be hosting tonight's #YALitChat this evening on Twitter at 6 p.m. PST / 9 p.m. EST. Updated topic: Take charge of ur career! Do's, don'ts & cautionary tales from the world of publishing. #writers #amwriting #publishing

Along with audio book creation/marketing, we'll also be discussing do's and don'ts of the publishing world! Feel free to pepper me with questions or join in the conversation with information of your own. 
 
Easiest way to join in is via a third-party app that handles live Twitter chats well, such as TweetDeck.com, Hootsuite.com, tweetchat.com, or tchat.io (my favorite) http://www.tchat.io/

So if you are an author looking for tips for navigating the shark-infested literary waters, just search for the conversation using the hashtag #YALitChat and use that hashtag in all of your tweets. (The audiobook-centric topic is coming up soon. Will keep you posted). 
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I've never done a Twitter chat before. I'm intrigued by this. I kind of want to be a digital fly on the wall for this. 
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How to leave a review on audible I've been told that a lot of people don't understand the process of leaving a review on Audible. Well I'm here to help you out with that and some great screen shots.  I have written permission from audible to share with my r...
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I adore sharing news and talking shop about editing, writing, film, techie things, and ebooks in general. Feel free to circle me. Look forward to chatting with you!
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Over the course of her thirteen-year career, Cheri Lasota has edited fiction, nonfiction, screenplays, and short stories for publication. Clients include McGraw-Hill Publishing Company as well as individual fiction writers and screenwriters, some of which have been published. She has five years of experience editing various types of fiction, including genre fiction, children’s books, and screenplays.
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After ten years of research and writing, my debut novel, Artemis Rising, has launched! Available on any format anywhere ebooks are sold.
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