Posts Tagged ‘books’

For today only, AuthorsDen are doing a half-price promotion, so I decided to upgrade my account to Gold.  If you’re an author, you might be interested in taking that up yourself?  Take a look at my profile here: http://www.authorsden.com/simonhalliday

Just 5 Days To Go!  A couple more backers have come in (thanks!)  but still a very long way to go.  Please pass this message on to any rich friends or relatives who are interested in publishing and particluarly in helping new children’s authors.  Here’s the link again: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1144737732/peter-black-and-the-craven-lake-mystery

I’ve been posting mainly about my kickstarter project, but I wondered if you’ve seen me at Amazon yet?  The Peter Black series is already there and available, take a look: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Simon-Halliday/e/B0034PYF7C/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1366370137&sr=8-1

Dear Readers and Bloggers,

I have decided to post a short story I wrote back in 2005.  It’s not the happiest of tales, but I hope you enjoy reading it.  Here are the places where I’ve posted it: 

http://www.writerscafe.org/writing/SimonJHalliday/1160969/

http://redroom.com/member/simon-j-halliday/writing/the-quiet-cottage

http://www.authorsden.com/visit/viewshortstory.asp?id=58617

 

If you have time to comment or leave a review at any of these places, that would be much appreciated.  Thanks!  🙂

 

Howard Jacobson, author, Man Booker Prize winner and broadcaster gives his tips for successful writing as part of the BBC Radio 2 Chris Evans Breakfast Show 500 Words short story writing competition for children back in 2011

Have You Seen This Guy?  Top Artist!

This is the artist who produced the artwork for my book. Top guy and great artist!

A Conversation with J.K.Rowling and Daniel Radcliffe