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Sprinting to Paperback by Stacy Hoff

My latest print release, JOCKEYING FOR YOU, has me thinking about print sales again. Especially since JOCKEYING’s print debut comes right on the heels of the print debut of DESIRE IN THE ARCTIC. http://wp.me/prBca-4RP If you’re published with a small press … Continue reading

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The Importance of Amazon Book Tags by Stacy Hoff

The conventional wisdom of the publishing industry is that authors should keep writing within one genre, and even sub-genre. That way, readers know what to expect from an author and will readily pick up the author’s next new book. The … Continue reading

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Catching My Breath by Stacy Hoff

Is it October already??? I have no idea where this fall has gone. Having two new book releases (JOCKEYING FOR YOU in e-book, and DESIRE IN THE ARCTIC in print) has been exhilarating, terrifying, but most of all, completely time-consuming. … Continue reading

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Why Print Books Will Never Leave Me Cold by Stacy Hoff

  A while back, an author I know posted a link to an article saying that the future of print books is actually a lot less dim than had been predicted (http://mentalfloss.com/article/85655/readers-still-prefer-physical-books-digital). I was glad to read that perspective because I … Continue reading

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Promotion Pandemonium by Stacy Hoff

I’m double blogging again folks, this time I’m also on USA Today’s Happy Ever After column.  http://usat.ly/2dRgo6D  http://usat.ly/2dRgo6D  I’ve gotta admit, keeping up with my day job (lawyer), night job (romance writer), and my busy (read: hectic) personal life as … Continue reading

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Multi-Tasking Madness by Stacy Hoff

Wow, release week for JOCKEYING FOR YOU has brought a storm of activity for me! I’m in the heart of book promo tours, guest blogs, and a social media frenzy. And I have not had even one psychotic episode. Yet. … Continue reading

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Release Week Storm by Stacy Hoff

There’s a storm a’ brewin’. And it’s my anxiety. No matter how many times I have survived release day (three other times, to be exact), the roll-out process makes me a bit nuts. I have so much to do. So … Continue reading

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