You need inspiration? Good, because you’re not going to find an excuse.
Hello all and welcome to our continuing series of author interviews. Today’s guest, Giacomo “Jim” Giammatteo, holds the record (as of May 2018) for the most books published in a year.
Care to take a guess how many? I’ll tell you now they wouldn’t all fit in a breadbox. Maybe a bread carton and probably a bread truck.
Perhaps one of those books deals with writer’s cramp?
Continue reading “Giacomo ‘Jim’ Giammatteo – Walking Wild Boars and Best Friends”
Treehouses, Rougarous, Noir Thrillers, Paladin, San Franciso, New Orleans, Vudu Romance…Gene Poschman puts it all together
Greetings lovers of Noir Thrillers and Author Plunge Devotees one and all. Today we’ll be talking with a man of my own heart, Gene Poschman
. Gene is a fan of Have Gun, Will Travel
, the classic Twilight Zone
and The Outer Limits
, The Wind in the Willows
, Uncle Remus
, H. Beam Piper’s Fuzzies
and sleeping rabbis (extra points for readers, watchers and listeners who know the reference).
My introduction to reading was the book, Bambi. Not the Disney version. Trust me, there’s a big difference
Continue reading “Gene Poschman – Watching Jonas Watcher’s Watcher Write Noir Thrillers”
Cozy Philadelphia? Not after reading Donna Huston Murray’s Thrillers!
Hello and welcome to our second Author Interview Plunge
. Today’s guest is mystery author Donna Huston Murray
Everyone, please stand up and give Donna a big round of applause for taking part in our Author Interview Plunge series.
I got to page 50 and couldn’t remember what I’d done with the gun.
Continue reading “Donna Huston Murray – Smart and Witty Mysteries”
Do your DCI and DI top the Amazon Sales Charts? – Murder is a Tricky Business with Crime Thriller Author Phillip Strang
Hello all and welcome to the first in our series of author interviews
. The first to take The Plunge is crime thriller author Phillip Strang
Everyone, please stand up and give Phillip a big round of applause for 1) taking part in our exciting adventure and 2) being the first to do so.
I started writing at the instigation of my wife and daughter.
Continue reading “Phillip Strang – Murder is a Tricky Business (British Sleuths and Publishing Analytics)”
Learn how DCI Isaac Cook and DI Keith Tremayne Thriller Author Phillip Strang got over 300 reviews on Amazon
People following me on social networks know that our first Author Interview Plunge
is with crime thriller author Phillip Strang
and is scheduled for 12:01pmET Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018. If you’re reading this post after that date/time, you can find his interview at Phillip Strang – Murder is a Tricky Business (British Sleuths and Publishing Analytics)
(that link won’t be active until after that date/time).
Phillip and I were talking a few days after the interview and I asked him how he managed to get so many reviews (over 300) on Amazon. He graciously shared his methodology with me and gave me permission to share it with you.
A 15 Step Program
Important: The first step is not recognizing you have a problem, it’s deciding you want to succeed.
Continue reading “How Self-Published Book Author and Marketing Maven Phillip Strang Gets Amazon Reviews”