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Horizons Review

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Got home to find this lovely review I hadn't seen yet.  Nice way to end my birthday:)

http://www.rainbowbookreviews.com/book-reviews/horizons-horizons-1-by-mickie-b-ashling-at-dreamspinner-press

Winner!

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The winner of last month's contest is Suze.  Please comment on this post and leave your email address to claim your prize. 

Behind The Cover Art-Catt Ford

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How often have you seen this comment by readers? “I was drawn to the book because of the beautiful cover.” Or sometimes, you see this. “The story was great, but I almost didn’t pick it up because of the ugly cover!"
Writers labor over a manuscript for weeks, months, and sometimes, years. Once it’s accepted by a publisher, their “baby” goes through several processes before it finally hits the shelves. One of the most stressful of these steps is choosing a book cover. First, you have to decide which artist will be able to bring your vision to life. Do you want it drawn or would you rather have a photo? Do you have a preference for colors? Should there be nudity, or should we take a more subtle approach? What type of background did you envision? What do your main characters look like? Did you wish to convey passionate love or not? The questions are endless, and most writers provide more information than necessary. It takes a skilled artist to sift through the jumble of words and pul…

Horizons take 2

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Horizons Blog Tour

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The second edition of Horizons will release on Wednesday, July 10.  Stop by and comment on any of the listed blogs for a chance to win a free copy of the novel.  Horizons was first published in 2009 and generated the spin-off novels Taste and Daddio.  This new version has been completely re-edited.

July 2-10 http://www.stumblingoverchaos.com/archives/24361 Stumbling Over Chaos 1
July 6th- http://elisa-rolle.livejournal.com/  Elisa Rolle
July 9th- http://sidlove.wordpress.com/  Sid Love
July 10th- http://www.edenwinters.com/Eden Winters-
July 11th- http://joyfullyjay.com/ Joyfully Jay
July 12th-http://www.longandshortreviews.com Long and Short Reviews
July 12th- http://dawnsreadingnook.blogspot.com Dawn's Reading Nook
July 13th-http://sharinglinksandwisdom.blogspot.com/ Emily Wells
July 14th- http://www.simpleloveofreading.blogspot.comA Simple love of Reading
July 17th-http://www.guyslikeromancetoo.blogspot.com Guys Like Romance too
July 22nd-http://pantsoffreviews.blogspot.com Pants …

Contest!

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The 2nd edition of Horizons is due to release on Wednesday, July 10.  There will be several chances to win a free copy of this new and improved version and the first one starts tomorrow (7/2) over at Chris' blog.  Follow the link to join.









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