A good friend of mine, Jolie, is a bookseller who specializes in selling romances. She goes to RWA every year. This time I begged her to write up a report about what she found out at the conference about the future of romance. This is her report: RWA 2006 –” ... more >
Samhain has been in business for almost a year (if I’m reading their “about us” section correctly). They publish ebooks and print books ranging from short stories to plus novels ($2.50-$6.50 ebook prices). Samhain has two yahoo groups, Samhain News (announcements) and Samhain CafÃƒÆ’Ã‚ © (chat). They state that their policy ... more >
Hey, a special Saturday edition of Authors Behaving Badly. We did our level best to simply ignore the rantings of a small minority, but with the recent post by Ms. Butler, we had to send our letter of commiseration. For those who aren’t in the know, Jan Butler is a ... more >
In honor of the previous review.
Dear Ms. Day: I know I’ve read worst books this year, but not by much. I’ll tell you straight off, I am giving the book a D because I can’t find one thing redeeming in this book other than the plot of who killed the heroine’s husband was mildly interesting. ... more >
Update:Susan Grant posted at AAR in response to a query about the sameness of Mysteria and BBeB. Her response was That’s a big change! I added character development, plot, and #####, something I couldn’t hardly do in the short, episode format for BBB which really amounted to just teasers. Now ... more >