"I've found libraries really vary. My own town library stinks. But I just started working in a local small town library and that one is pretty good. Except that they'll have one book from a series and not the others, which…"
"You know Dick Francis is dead, right I.J.? ;-) I personally don't care to read books that continue a dead author's series. I see someone is now writing Parker books. Bleck. On the other hand, perhaps you were…"
"The last book I bought is a signed first edition of Dead Sand, by Brendan DuBois. Purchased for $1 at a library book sale. Probably worth about $50 on ebay. Will not sell it. :-) I have very little money to spend on…"
"Another way to help favorite authors even if you read their books in the library is to post reviews. A few sentences will do, and be honest. The author appreciates you taking the time, and the more reviews there are, the more likely others are to…"
"Even if you only borrow books from the library, you can help your favorite authors by asking the library to purchase their books. I have a second edition of Lead Poisoning out and my second novel, Stress Fractures, is being released…"
Published author of crime fiction. Debut novel - "Lead Poisoning" was released by Mainly Murder Press November 1st, 2010. Second novel "Stress Fractures" will be released by Barking Rain Press in May of 2014, along with a second edition of "Lead Poisoning."
Hi J.E. At midnight GMT, 'I was at #1 in authors, 'Legacy of the Ripper' was at #5 in Thrillers, and my children's book Tilly's Tale was #1 in children's and #1 in Artwork. The rankings have changed since because votes were still being placed after the closing time but P & E have assured me they saved the voting database at the allotted closing time and that votes placed after that time will not be counted. Well done on your short story's top ten performance.