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Elaine Orr
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Writing fiction you can share with your family.
Writing fiction you can share with your family.

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What's on Your Kindle or Nook?
The price of ebook readers came down slowly in 2010, and then fell faster in following years. On major sales days, Kindles are about $35. I have several, and am on my second Nook.  But don't ask me to name the hundreds of books on the devices. I remember ma...
What's on Your Kindle or Nook?
What's on Your Kindle or Nook?
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Smashwords if You're on a Budget (or Not)
The website for ebook distributor Smashwords ( www.smashwords.com ) is a great place to find low-cost or free books. Some will be by authors you know, others by unknowns. As of today (January 2019) 505,672 books appear on Smashwords and 79,672 are free. The...
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The 11-book Jolie Gentil cozy mysteries takes you to the Jersey Shore & the River's Edge series travels to Iowa. "I read every book this author writes. She's a great story-teller, great characters, very entertaining books each one!!" All sites (link: https://www.elaineorr.com/Fiction.html) elaineorr.com/Fiction.html
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Respecting Your Time to Write
 Each January, some people decide that they are finally going to start that book or blog, or finish a project that's been sitting in a  drawer or on a flash drive. But where to find the time? Time is not elastic. I love that
expression, which economists use...
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Wrapping Up and Looking Ahead
If you think about it, December 31st isn't any different than January 1st. Or July 22nd. But we've decided that January 1st is a chance to pledge some promises. I'm not good at keeping them, so I rarely make resolutions. I'm proud of one. In the late 1980s ...
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Books for the Holiday Season
    Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or Kwanza
or you don't want to hear one more thing about "getting ready for the
holidays," I have a reading list that will help you wind down each
evening. Other than the two lists (since I can't know all the b...
Books for the Holiday Season
Books for the Holiday Season
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When I started Tip a Hat to Murder, I saw it as a one-and-done novel, but I enjoyed the character so much a second book was in order. It's been too long between books! Final Cycle will be released December 23rd, and is available for preorder. I am experimen...
Irish Roots Author
Irish Roots Author
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Why Blocking is Good for a Book
We're talking blocking as in plays, not American football. When you read a play, it's not just dialogue. The author describes the setting and indicates where the actors will be placed on stage. The latter is called blocking . Instructions from the director ...
Why Blocking is Good for a Book
Why Blocking is Good for a Book
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99 cents til Saturday - most popular book in Jolie Gentil series.
Trouble on the Doorstep. Hurricane Sandy left all kinds of messes --
including murder. Amazon

If you're doing a lot of shopping, put a book on your phone so you have something to read when standing in line.
#KindleUK #KindleCanada #kindledeals
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00BXQE5OW https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00BXQE5OW https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B00BXQE5OW
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Over the Hump with River's Edge Three
The ebook of Demise of a Devious Suspect, third in the River's Edge series, has been joined by its paperback . When the paperback appears, I feel as if the book is real. Silly, I know -- especially since more readers buy the ebook. Still, there is nothing l...
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