Book Reviews: The Good ~ The Bad ~ The Ugly

Julie Whiteley is a highly rated Goodreads and Amazon Reviewer with  one thousand + Reviews posted on Amazon and Goodreads in addition to her blog  cluereview.blogspot.com  She also reviews for NetGalley.  Here’s Julie with part Two of  her series on Book Reviews. Hello, again, eNovel Authors. Here is part two of What Do Reviewers Want? I mentioned earlier […]

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What do Reviewers Want?

How it’s done ~ Approaching a reviewer… Hi, everyone. I’m  Julie Whiteley, a blogger, reader and reviewer. Jackie asked me to write a post for you concerning issues between authors and reviewers. And, especially to address what reviewers look for and to note some of the things we all need to work on. What makes a […]

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Are You All Set for 2015?

eNovel Authors at Work is a year old It has been a heck of year. Putting together a group of authors to volunteer and network is a massive chore and cannot be achieved without cooperation of like-minded authors. eNovel has been so fortunate. We have two volunteer webmasters, Amy Vansant and Carolyn Steele, who maintain […]

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How Healthy is your Author Ego?

What are you moaning and groaning about? Since we indie authors must network to learn our industry, what works and what doesn’t, I am in touch with authors at all success levels daily.  I have noticed this phenomena:  An author publishes one book, and next starts feeling less than because a colleague has published two. […]

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Review Plague ~ A Disease more Viral than Ebola

“If I’m ever short of money, at least I know I can write this badly and still sell books to make extra cash. ” [11 readers agreed]. Those few word transmit the review plague. Every indie author is at risk of becoming infected and only the wisest avoid becoming a susceptible host. Not a day goes by that […]

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Read & Review Program to Rival NetGalley

  A Read and Review program for indie authors that rivals NetGalley. How did that happen? Is it true? Yes it is true and eNovel Authors at Work has the privilege to announce it. You want the skinny up front.  Here it is: Jay Lee, the founder of Choosy Bookworm rolled out the program in an email […]

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Amazon TOP 1000 Reviewer Dilemma

  Here is what is new in the life of a freelance book reviewer. A few months past, I received a request from a self-published author seeking a review for two of her books. I read the first book, wrote a review and posted the review on Goodreads and Amazon US.  I alerted the author […]

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