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Sunday, 24 June 2012

Forums and Reviews

I absolute luv forums!

Not just for advertising and promoting my work but for meeting fellow authors and avid readers and learning more about the self publishing world.

What I do find amusing are people's comments on what type of reviews affect them and how they deal with them.

A fellow forum member mentioned he received a damming review from someone, who he suspected of being in the, 'MA Literary Post Graduate' Group, and described these types of people as being the 'snobs' of self published novels.

He explained he classed reviewers as these types, as they dissected his book as though they are experts and point out the flaws of the manuscript without balancing these comments with positives.

I then posted a link, replying to him, stating we all have a mixture of positive and negative reviews at some point, however, I am not expecting to please everyone, who reads my books, as everyone has different tastes.

However, I am hoping that those who choose to read my books are women's fiction and Chick Lit fans, who enjoying reading a book which has a strong main character, twists and turns throughout the story and has likeable characters, who you can relate to, who help to bring the story to the dynamic plot.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Bombay Mixx is Finally Here!

Hello everyone,

Finally, I have been able to set up and be happy with a blog for this novel!

I am thankful for all the lovely emails I have received through the website about the book and am looking forward to starting the sequel.

Although it has been a stressful experience, trying to self publish the book by myself, it has been eye opening and I have spoken to some great fans and fellow authors.

OK, so, 'Bombay Mixx' is now available as an eBook and a Paperback:

Kindle (eBook) -

Amazon (Paperback) -

All eBooks are £1.02 and Paperbacks are £5.11

Thank you for all the support so far and happy reading! xoxo