Why I No Longer Accept Review Requests

I’ve always loved books. When I was a child, my favorite gifts were books and that love of reading has followed me through life. Reading is my happy place. Somewhere along the line, I became a book reviewer. It happened… Read more

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston Book Review

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston My rating: 5 of 5 stars It’s early 1900s in rural West Florida and Janie Crawford is a light-skinned African American sixteen year old when we first meet her. She lives… Read more

The Color Purple by Alice Walker Book Review

The Color Purple by Alice Walker My rating: 5 of 5 stars What could I possibly say about The Color Purple that hasn’t already been said? I’ve seen the movie several times, but had never read the book. The Great… Read more

Free To Kill by Julie Mellon Book Review

Free to Kill by Julie Mellon My rating: 5 of 5 stars FBI Agent Katie Freeman is recently reassigned from Louisiana to Tennessee when she’s immediately tasked with investigating the horrific death of a local woman. Katie and her hunky… Read more

Name A Book That Has Changed Your Life…

For me, that book is Harper Lee’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”.   It’s a timeless tale of love, trust and understanding – things we all need to concentrate on.  What’s your favorite book?

The Spring Book Festival is in Full Swing

Dear Readers – Check out a HUGE assortment of self-published books and enter the giveaways on the Navigating Indie World website!

Cry for the Mercenary by Gabriel Wright Book Tour Spotlight

    File Size: 963 KB Print Length: 332 pages Publication Date: November 12, 2015 Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN: B017X442DQ   ABOUT THE BOOK:   He was all they had . . . In the face of a monster of a… Read more

5 Simple and Ethical Ways to Get Book Reviews

If you’re an author, you know how important those elusive book reviews are. You also know just how difficult they can be to get. In a previous post, I talked about Amazon’s newly updated TOS. You might think that it’s… Read more

Why Authors Should REALLY Consider Having Their Book Tour Content Professionally Prepared

You’re probably thinking, I’m an author. I know how to write and I don’t need to pay someone to write my book tour content for me. I’m going to have disagree with you and I’ll tell you why (and the answer… Read more

Interview with Ryan Henry, Author of Omega Zero

Omega Zero (from Amazon): “When a drug deal goes bad, Trent, a drifter and former Marine, flees into the dense forests of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Weeks later, the starving fugitive returns to find the world around him ravaged by a… Read more