Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Since the Sirens: Sirens of the Zombie Apocalypse, Book 1 - BooksGoSocial Daily

E. E. Isherwood
E. E. Isherwood says “Since the Sirens: Sirens of the Zombie Apocalypse, Book 1 - Giving BooksGoSocial Daily a go!”
booksgosocialdaily.com — If you think living through the Zombie Apocalypse is tough, try surviving it with your 104-year-old great grandmother by your side. Liam Peters is spending the summer with his Grandma Marty when the zombies show up. He decides to get her to the safety of the suburbs where he is looking forward to handing her …

Doctor Who Fourth Most Loved Show on BBC iPlayer | Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Dr Who News > Doctor Who Fourth Most Loved Show on BBC iPlayer: Andrew Reynolds is a writer at Kasterborous Do...”
www.kasterborous.com — Number four with a bullet? Doctor Who has artfully avoided all that podium nonsense after being voted the fourth in a list of the most loved shows on the BBC iPlayer. The list was collected by viewers clicking on the heart button on the BBC iPlayer. The button was introduced in March 2015, and allows...

Elizabeth Warren on Twitter

Nathan Birr
Nathan Birr says “Please read the Constitution before you Tweet about it.”
twitter.com — “Abandoning their Senate duties would also prove that all the Republican talk about loving the Constitution is just that – empty talk.”

Swift Hits Back At Kanye As Album Wins Grammy

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Swift Hits Back At Kanye As Album Wins Grammy: The star warns young women to stay away from people who may "ta...”
news.sky.com — The star warns young women to stay away from people who may "take credit for your accomplishments", as Adele has sound problems.

The Long, Fun Legacy of Star Trek & Playmates Toys

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “The Long, Fun Legacy of Star Trek & Playmates Toys: Playmates Toys, Inc. has the distinction of being one of t...”
www.startrek.com — News - Did you know that Playmates Toys has released well over 500 Star Trek action figures, play sets, starship toys and role-playing over the years? Today, guest bloggers Maria Jose and John Tenuto explore Playmates Toys' remarkably legacy in a new Star Trek article.

3 Mistakes You Made Writing Your First Book (and How Not to Make Them Again) - The Book Designer

Sandy Appleyard
Sandy Appleyard says “3 Mistakes You Made Writing Your First Book (and How Not to Make Them Again): By Jennie Nash In publishing, ev...”
www.thebookdesigner.com — By Jennie Nash In publishing, everything starts with the quality of the book. Today you’ll hear from editor and book coach Jennie Nash. In the course of her work, Jennie sees firsthand what authors tend to get wrong as they write their books–the rookie mistakes, the glaring errors, the fatal flaws. Her post today digs …

Goodreads Giveaway Tutorial Update 2016

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “Goodreads Giveaway Tutorial Update 2016: If you’ve been avoiding Goodreads giveaways, you might be missing out...”
If you’ve been avoiding Goodreads giveaways, you might be missing out on one of the best opportunities to reach new readers. I hear the arguments about why mo

Happiness Pills for Today - Tuesday

Catalina de Greiff
Catalina de Greiff says “Happiness Pills for Today – Tuesday”
Do Not Compare Yourself with Others
 We are all different, yet we tend to compare ourselves with others; it is part of human nature. While learning from others is an important part…

Could The Placebo Effect Work For Your Book?

Jule Owen
Jule Owen says “Could The Placebo Effect Work For Your Book?”
  We all know what the placebo effect is. It's the impact of belief on outcomes. If you believe a drug is going to work, it does, for a significant percentage of those who tak…

Myths

Tina Frisco
Tina Frisco says “Myths via @Dwallacepeach
“It’s all part of the myth,” Wyn said. She settled into her chair and thought about Morfael. She wanted to relate his myth truthfully but not necessarily factually. A person’s myth…