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Bookshops, Amazon, and Libraries

It’s a commonly-held belief that bookshops are a dying breed, that ebooks and online bookshops (especially Amazon) are killing them. Many book lovers decry this turn of events, yet (in some cases) still continue to buy books online. Personally, I’m … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing: Good For Apple, Good For Readers

I came upon an article in the Guardian yesterday, titled “Self-publishing: a revolution for writers, not readers“, by Anna Baddeley. The article mentions Apple’s new Breakout Books promotion, which promotes self-published titles. Apparently Barnes & Noble and Kobo have similar … Continue reading

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Red Steel: Soviet Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Cold War

My latest book, “Red Steel: Soviet Tanks and Combat Vehicles of the Cold War” is now available from Amazon. I’m experimenting with KDP Select. This has a couple of advantages. The book is available in the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Sale

I’m running a short sale to mark Remembrance Day here in the UK. All of my ebooks are half price at Amazon, Wargame Vault, Smashwords and my website, from now until the end of Monday. Prices have been updated at … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing: A Primer

This blog post was featured in Carnival of the Indies, issue 25. My wife asked if I could provide a primer for a couple of friends that are interested in writing and self-publishing. I’ll be focusing on ebooks, although most … Continue reading

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