Perspective From the Other Side

As I write this, I’m two months away from seeing The Spaceship Next Door re-released by HMH/Adams* and available for the first time for a whole lot of people who don’t read ebooks and/or don’t read indie/self-published books, and/or just never heard of me before. The last couple of months has been an education, and things haven’t really…

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The Next Logical Step

Here’s the big news: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has acquired the print and ebook rights to The Spaceship Next Door! Their edition, which you can already find available for preorder online, will be released on September 4th, 2018. The current editions will remain available until that time, and since I’m retaining audio rights, there will be…

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The Frequency of Aliens: on sale now!

You can now own the ebook edition of The Frequency of Aliens, the long-awaited sequel to The Spaceship Next Door! You will find all of the current purchasing options on the page for the new novel, which is here. Here are some questions I’m going to pretend you have right now, along with some answers.…

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The Frequency of Aliens: available for preorder

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged about the latest news from the exciting world of novel writing, so my apologies if all of this comes as a shock but: There is a sequel to The Spaceship Next Door! The sequel is called The Frequency of Aliens! This is what the cover looks like! The…

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Kindle Unlimited Is Not Here to Make Friends

I want to talk a little about an Amazon service called Kindle Unlimited, because it’s complicated and interesting, and is increasingly the primary discussion subject among authors (of the indie variety) and not for a lot of really good reasons. Here’s the summary, from the reader’s perspective: Kindle Unlimited (KU) is a subscription plan whereby…

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Recent Misconceptions

I follow an extremely famous genre fiction author on Tumblr, and a few weeks back this author answered a question from his inbox. It went something like this. Q: I have finished my first novel, had it professionally edited and even commissioned cover art. I haven’t been able to get an agent to represent me…

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Eve in audio

Well, folks, we’re finally here! Immortal Stories: Eve is now available in audiobook, which also means that until I write a new book I have nothing left to convert. A little more than a year ago, when The Spaceship Next Door took off (haha) I decided the first thing I wanted to do was bury some of…

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The Immortal Chronicles in Audio

It’s been a longer, slightly stranger trip to this point than anticipated, but: all of The Immortal Chronicles are now in audio format, including the five volume anthology. The decision to do the anthology came first, but I eventually realized there was no reason not to link each individual volume to their ebook editions as well,…

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Unfiction Audiobook

Big news! Unfiction is now available as an audiobook! Before we get any further, here are the links. Audible Amazon Apple     Long-time listeners will note that I went with a new narrator for this book. I thought Unfiction needed a slightly different angle than what I’ve gotten from Steve in the past, which…

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Unfiction release day!

Attention! Unfiction is available for sale RIGHT NOW! This is not a drill! Here is a link to the Unfiction page, with a nice overview and a list of where it’s currently for sale! Here is another look at the pretty, pretty cover! Here is the word my spellcheck keeps correcting the title to, which…

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