Are DNF reviews really all that helpful?

romarindemetri

This post is full of some hard truths.

When I became and author I made the decision to not leave “Did Not Finish” reviews, and will not currently leave anything less than 3 stars. Yes, reading is subjective, and not everyone will love your story, but the problem I see with DNF reviews is that a reader didn’t actually read through your whole book. Should they post about something they don’t know? That’s the question today.

As a writer, you’re going to catch a reviewer on a day that’s not–how shall I say it– good, and sometimes low stars and DNF reviews happen because a scapegoat is needed, and sometimes, you are the projection of their bad day. Other readers can spot these easily. Still, you spent months writing the book and are responsible for putting it out there, regardless of how people will react to it. You did this…

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Not quite grey, but not bright either – Color Me Grey, a review

Color Me Grey (Alexis Stanton Chronicles #1) J.C. Phelps ...exciting, highly paid position for person with specialized training... Recently unemployed after quitting a boring office job, Alexis Stanton finds a mysterious ad in the help wanted section that might prove to be the answer to her desire for excitement and adventure. After an intense application... Continue Reading →

It’s Sale Time! E-books for only 99¢

Some bargains from a friend.

Jessica Jesinghaus

Everybody loves a bargain! Plus, with the kids back in school that means more reading time, right? Or is that just wishful thinking?

All three of my current books are on offer for just 99 teensy tiny pennies starting Friday 9/22/17. Sale ends at midnight 9/28. Don’t miss your chance to download an adventure.

Pick up copies of Mirror Mirror, Desolation Gulch and From the Shadow for just 99¢ each over on Amazon. Treat yourself. 😎

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Book Review: An Eye For An Eye by Alex R. Carver

What a fabulous 5* review fo An Eye Fow An Eye, this is the kind of thing that keeps me writing.

Jessica Jesinghaus


⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5 out of 5 stars

DI Nathan Stone has his hands full. After a hold-up robbery of a local convenience store turns into a double homicide with racial undertones, it’s all he can do to stay ahead of the case. But when other, seemingly unrelated, crimes appear to be linked to the same perpetrator, events spiral into an inferno no one could’ve expected.

I really enjoyed the first book in the Inspector Stone series (Where There’s a Will), but this book took things to a whole new level. We get to experience so much more of DI Stone outside his police work. Eye For an Eye allows readers to get to know Nathan as a family man, introducing us to both his wife and two lovely children. The balancing act of police inspector and family life was well portrayed.

To say this book sucker punched me in the gut…

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