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First, some business: the Blog Hop Rules!
And now for my blog:Returning to the Scene of the Crime, or Promotion 101
In Freefall, my hero and heroine travel to Door county to track down a lead in the attempted murder plot, and they find much more than they bargained for. I set the novel in Door county, because it is one of my favorite places to vacation—great big blue skies, cliffs of the Niagra Escarpment overlooking the sparkling waters of Green Bay and Lake Michigan, wonderful lighthouses, and, yes, golf courses. I thought the idylic setting a perfect place for murder.
Going back on vacation, I knew I needed to use some of the time to promote Freefall, but, since it is an ebook, it was a bit challenging. You can’t exactly schedule book signings when you don’t have the physical book to sign. So I went back to the basic principle of promotion, or what I call, Promotion 101—talk the book up, not necessarily myself. Tell just two people, then two more people, then two more people, and if you get them excited about it, perhaps they will tell two more people and so on and so on. Read more…