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A Love of Words and Persistence Turns into the Book Nowhere AZ

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About Nowhere AZ [caption id="attachment_2695" align="alignright" width="192"] Nowhere AZ[/caption]   “Always going somewhere. Never getting anywhere.” Negative energy haunts the nameless Narrator, who’s been on the run for twelve years. A convicted killer on the loose, he has no one left to rely on and no place to call home, so he heads west. “Those who will remember will say it’s all my fault.” He has no control of what he’s capable of and does his best to avoid any type of confrontation at all costs. Words are said, things are done. Friends turn into enemies. “They call me a monster.” Just as he’s about to reach his destination, his past starts catching up quickly. Publisher: CreateSpace, Sept. 30, 2012 ISBN: 978-1478352969 Category: Thriller/Suspense/Mystery Tour Dates: January, 2014 Available in: Print & ebook, 149 pages Guest Post from Chris Nunley I originally wanted to write Nowhere, AZ as a screenplay,

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Seven Things about Head Games

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Readers often ask me: Is HEAD GAMES autobiographical? Here are seven answers.  Yes and No. Like my protagonist, Lisa, I am asking “Who am I?” Unlike her, my life isn’t a thriller with a neat beginning, middle, and end. I’m muddling through life. Lisa ends up knowing who she is. I’m still searching.  Yes and No. Like Lisa, I’ve met men who tried to play God and shape me in their image, who told me who I should be, what I should do. Unlike Lisa, I gave them the boot.  No. Lisa falls for a spiritualist who uses her to channel his lost sister. She is a natural medium. Unlike Lisa, I’m suspicious of spiritualists and séances. I doubt anyone can put me into a trance!  Yes. Lisa loves to play scenes in her head, and that’s part of her trouble. She needs a reality check. I love to play

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Virtual Book Tours as a Promotional Tool – Karen Harrington

Virtual book tours are the latest wave of promotional tools for book authors. If you’re a published author and have any doubts about promoting your book by way of a virtual book tour, then this post is for you. Today at Paperback Writer we have a returning author Karen Harrington who talks about her virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book Promotion. Karen’s novel, Janeology is in the genre suspenseful, mainstream, women’s fiction.      Janeology summary: Tom Nelson is struggling after the death of his son at the hands of his wife Jane. While Jane sits in a Texas mental hospital for her part in the crime, prosecutors turn their focus to Tom. They believe Tom should have known Jane was on the cusp of a breakdown and protected his children from her illness. As a result, he is charged with “failure to protect.” Enter attorney, Dave Frontella,

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Janeology-author interview-Karen Harrington

    Paperback Writer welcomes today an author Karen Harrington as she continues on her virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book Promotion. Her novel, Janeology is in the genre suspenseful, mainstream, women’s fiction. Join us for her interview to see how she came up with the idea for the novel.   Janeology summary: Tom Nelson is struggling after the death of his son at the hands of his wife Jane. While Jane sits in a Texas mental hospital for her part in the crime, prosecutors turn their focus to Tom. They believe Tom should have known Jane was on the cusp of a breakdown and protected his children from her illness. As a result, he is charged with “failure to protect.” Enter attorney, Dave Frontella, who employs a radical defense strategy – one that lays the blame at the feet of Jane’s nature and nurture. To gather evidence

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