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Girl Next Door Leaves TV to Write #Romance #Novels @BarbaraAnkrum #writetip #historical

If you’ve ever watched television, then you’ve probably seen Barbara Ankrum. Long before this #1 bestselling Romance author focused her attention on writing, she worked as an actress, appearing in dozens of commercials for Hertz, McDonald’s, and Michelob Beer, to name a few. But you’re most likely to remember Barbara from a national, Head & […]

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10 Tips to Make Your #Cozy #Mystery Sell @NancyJCohen #writetip #writing

Want to keep your Cozy Mystery reader turning pages? Then read on! Today’s guest columnist is Nancy J. Cohen, sleuth writer extraordinaire!   Nancy is the author of the writer’s guidebook, Writing the Cozy Mystery, and she comes bearing gifts!  Readers who comment on today’s post will receive an ecopy of her mystery novel, Hanging […]

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Author Reviews: Bane or Blessing?

Author Reviews:  Bane or Blessing? By Bill Ward Let’s face it Reviews are scary! Especially for a brand new author publishing his first book and full of doubt whether he is completely off his head expecting strangers to pay to read his book. (Yes that was me!) Every positive Review helps build confidence in your […]

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The Rebel Rutter Rides Again in PISTOLS AND PETTICOATS @AdriennedeWolfe #romance #ebook #western

WARNING:  Pistols and Petticoats contains devilish hijinks, sassy ladies, smokin’ cowboys, dastardly outlaws, star-crossed lovers, runaway brides, and a rollicking slice of sexy!  See how the West was REALLY wooed in this hot new Historical Western Romance anthology by bestselling authors!   Some heroes capture an author’s heart.  They refuse to go away quietly after “The […]

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Cooking Up a Seduction: Cover Reveal #contemporary #romance #ebook #womansfiction

Check out the sassy new contemporary Romance by Jenna Bayley-Burke and enter her giveaway to win in the Rafflecopter box, below! WARNING : Indulge at your own risk! Cravings for exotic fruit, decadent delights, erotic fashion & steaming hot nights of pleasure have been reported. Love never tasted so sweet… Sexy venture capitalist Cameron Price […]

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Tips for Writing Sizzling Romantic Suspense Novels #Writetip #Writing #Romance #Mystery #Suspense

Welcome Author Mickey J. Corrigan, whose guest column today offers tips for writing Romantic Suspense novels that keep readers on the edge of their seats! Mickey’s fans have compared her debut novel, Sugar Babies, with the works of Jackie Collins and Shirley Conran. Mickey likes to think of Sugar Babies as “a blue martini with […]

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Advertising Results: Does a Book Bub Ad Increase Sales?

Welcome back!  The results are in!  Today, I’m reporting on the double-whammy advertising experiment that I conducted for 24 hours on Jan. 28.  My novel, Texas Outlaw, was featured simultaneously in two powerful advertising programs:  Book Bub and eReader News Today (ENT.) Before this experiment began, Texas Outlaw ranked somewhere above 160K on Amazon.   […]

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Bestselling Indie Author Shares Story of Her Success: Jenn Roseton

[Note from Adrienne: Australian Romance author Jenn Roseton is a bestseller ~ and, I’m proud to say ~ one of the graduates from my Fiction Coaching and Mentorship Program.  I had the privilege of helping Jenn brainstorm and edit her first book, Seduced by the Boss. More than a year later, Jenn is going great […]

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Indie Author Tips: Join Forces for Greater Marketing Impact

  Indie Authors Join Forces for Greater Book Marketing Impact By Sydney Jane Baily Hi everyone. First, I want to thank Adrienne deWolfe for inviting me on her site. It’s obviously a busy and informative place. Many writers websites aren’t so busy; they’re more like lone candles on a very dark prairie—hard to notice and […]

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Novel Writing: Balancing Historical Accuracy with Myth

Novel Writing:   Balancing Historical Accuracy with Myth Please help me welcome today’s fab guest columnist, Merry Farmer, who writes award-winning Western Historical Romances. In our politically correct, modern world, a writer has to weigh historical accuracy against “shock value” or “controversy” when handling certain perennial Western themes, such as the slaughter of the buffalo, […]

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