Children’s Books

Amazon’s KDP is Enforcing Their Exclusivity

ABC LRC/Flickr I received an email today from Amazon.  They wanted to inform me that two of my digital books were also found on Barnes & Noble and needed to be removed.  I knew they were there and had read the KDP Select information when it first came out, but I didn’t pay much mind […]

Amazon’s Free Promotion Results

How is anyone supposed to find my book? I found out about free eBook promotions when I noticed a friend did it with one of her books.  It seemed like a great way to get your books into people’s hands (well, digital devices), so I decided to rotate three of my books into promotions.  After […]

Second Adventures of Aiden Book Coming Soon!

I’m starting on the 2nd book in the Aiden series, and it’s going to be an underwater, treasure-hunting adventure!  There will be magical characters – some helpful, some scary – in Aiden’s quest to find buried treasure.  I’m really excited about releasing another children’s book.  These, by far, are my favorite types of books to […]

Girls v. Boys

This book didn’t get nearly as many downloads as Aiden’s series, so that makes me wonder.  Do children’s books aimed at boys get better results right now?

Happy Surprise

It is nice to stumble upon the rarity of things working out earlier than expected.  I was surprised how easy and fast this book was to write and edit (thanks to my editors!), but I was not expecting it to be available two days early.  Hooray for surprises! This cute little surprise also means more […]

Children’s books: Girl series set to release

Another fun project is nearing completion and I hope to have it released in the next week. The Journeys of Juliette: Disco Dilemma (Volume I) Curious and clumsy Juliette gets into some interesting situations – mostly by her own doing.  Follow her through conflict and celebration as she tries to defeat her toughest challenge: herself. […]

Custom Book Covers: How much is reasonable?

  I am working on securing an illustrator that creates custom, one-of-a-kind front and back covers for our authors. From real life images to cartoons, there’s nothing she can’t do. What would you pay for your custom creation? Answer the question here, and hopefully this affordable service will be made available soon!