Tag Archives: book reviews

A Writer’s Fear Factor by Stacy Hoff

Because my newest book—my first sequel—released two days ago (February 3rd, 2016), my fear factor has been ratcheted up a notch. And why not? There is always anxiety for any author when their new book “hits the streets.” Will the book … Continue reading

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Reviews: To Write or Not to Write

Do you write book reviews? I ask this of both authors and readers and wonder how different the responses will be. As a rule, I don’t write reviews unless I am simply blown away by a book and want to … Continue reading

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Author Anxiety by Stacy Hoff

My romance novel’s release date is coming up. So is my lunch. Fear and anxiety is hard to suppress. Perhaps the real reason behind the panic of “will people like my book?” is that authors think book reviews and purchases … Continue reading

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An Apology and A Review

First, my apology for missing my post last Sunday.  I’d been fighting a really bad upper respiratory infection that had laid me low for four days. I didn’t even write for 2 days, so you know I was hurting.  So … Continue reading

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Authors and Reviewers – can’t we all just get along? by Leia Shaw

I was surprised when a few fans told me they’d like to learn more about how to write a book review that’s helpful to the author. I’m a little hesitant to blog about this because I’m not a reviewer. But … Continue reading

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