Matcha Green Tea Macarons by Kim Davis

This video was made by Kim Davis and posted on her wonderful blog, Cinnamon and Sugar and a Little Bit of Murder. The recipe is from the first Vanige Vale book, Vangie Vale And The Murdered Macaron. The video was part of Kim's wonderful review of the book. Visit her blog here for more recipes from Cozy Mystery books!  

Episode 88 - Book Description Mistakes You're Making And How To Fix Them

I am so excited about this episode! One of the major pieces in the "chain" of a reader buying our book is a good book description. And Bryan Cohen knows his book descriptions. There are some great tips in this . Enjoy!   In this episode Chris interviews copywriting expert and author Bryan Cohen on how to fix the most [...]

Episode 87 - How to Run Successful Book Promotions

Hey author buddies! On this week's podcast we interview the founder of Written Word Media, Ricci Wolman. They are the home of FreeBooksy, BargainBooksy, and more. Sometimes it's hard to know which book promotions work and which ones don't for specific situations so we're hoping to give you the good stuff in this episode. Share with a friend!  Show Notes [...]

Episode 86 - How Much Book Marketing is Enough?

Do you feel like you are spinning your wheels trying to market your books? There are so many options out there and so many authors telling us how they sold a boatload of books doing this one thing that you can do too. On our podcast this week, we invited Anne Janzer to talk about sustainable marketing--how much is enough [...]

Episode 85 - Marketing to Teens: Capturing the Elusive Generation Z with Kate Tilton

In this episode of our podcast, we interview book marketing expert Kate Tilton on how to reach the elusive teen market. Generation Z (teen) readers are those born after 1993. I know many of you write YA and you know authors that do as well. Please share this with them. I had a lot of fun with Kate talking about [...]