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John Chapman
Welcome to the blogs of the 'A Vested Interest' series of books written by John and Shelia Chapman.
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For the next seven days my wife's book 'Raging Storm' has been reduced in price to $1.99.
It's a paranormal romance and has a powerful ending - so powerful that all its 11 reviews on Amazondotcom are five star. Unfortunately there's a problem with that - people don't tend to believe all--5-star reviews until there are hundreds of them.
Get the book at http://smarturl.it/botr
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Why we should get rid of amalgam fillings
Recently the use of amalgam fillings has been banned in Europe for children under 15 and pregnant women. Why? Because these so called 'silver' fillings contain mercury and mercury is very toxic. Over time the fillings give off a vapour which you breath in a...
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Don't Print This!
When I was a teacher I was always complaining to students about the amount of paper they waste. By the time they'd printed work a few times, used worksheets, exam papers, made a few paper airplanes and got newsletters they must have been well on the way to ...
Don't Print This!
Don't Print This!
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Dealing with spam
What is spam and why is it called that? 'spam' is any message you are sent from a person or business who you have not given permission to contact you. The message being not relevant to you and unrequested. It was given it's name by computer geeks after watc...
Dealing with spam
Dealing with spam
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Is social media ruining people's lives?
Social media has both good and bad points. Good It allows people who are otherwise isolated to communicate. Examples of this would be the elderly and people who are autistic. It can act as an outlet for expression thereby relieving tension. It can relieve b...
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No wonder 'free' is synonymous with 'valueless'
Browsing the free Sci-Fi books at Smashwords I came across a book which looked interesting, apparently about genetic manipulation of DNA producing monstrous people. Since genetic manipulation is the subject of my book series, I downloaded it and started rea...
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Getting your book description right - Two examples
Let’s take a look at the keywords and descriptions
of two best-selling ebooks Here’s what a reader
would see if they looked at Amazon’s page for ‘ My Sister's Grave ’ by Robert
Dugoni which on 18 th October 2016 was number 6 in Amazon’s best
seller list. Wo...
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The best lie I ever told
A while back I developed a skin cancer on the end of my nose. It was a small whitish patch which disappeared and reappeared and which I eventually mentioned to my doctor. Tests confirmed it was a basal cell carcinoma. I went to a hospital in Newcastle for t...
The best lie I ever told
The best lie I ever told
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Book Marketing for beginners
On Quora a new author asked the following: What's the most effective way for a person with a limited budget to market his e-books which have just been listed on Kindle, Nook and Smashwords? Here's my answer: What you really need is a magic button which will...
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