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You need an assistant you can depend on and trust with sensitive info, someone to spur you on in your business and present a professional front to your clients. Kelly Huckaby believes that your success is her success. As a virtual assistant, she can handle content creation and management, social media management, writing, editing, and basic website tasks. Let Kelly handle the tedious stuff so you can do what you love and grow your business.

Malinda Raines is a watercolor illustrator for book cover design, illustrated logos and children’s illustrations. Her website is

The Phantom Paragrapher @  is your one-stop site for reviews/book news of all genres, for all ages.

The WiDo Family of Publishers publishes books that are readable but not formulaic, entertaining without being fluff, uplifting without being preachy, literary but not obtuse, realistic and thought-provoking without being graphic… above all, books that tell a darn good story! E.L. Marker, their hybrid imprint, blends the benefits of self-publishing with the strengths of traditional publishing. Find out more on their website or their Facebook group.

Antoinette Regulus is the owner of Four Eyes Proofreading. She’ll make your life a whole lot easier by making sure that your court transcripts, training manuals, articles, manuscripts, business proposals, and such are grammatically correct.

Allow a Master of Words to enhance the content and appeal of your fiction lit with superior-quality editing. Let’s work together and create masterpieces. Being involved with literature provides the opportunity to read, craft, and share engaging stories—storytelling with an impact. As a dynamic editor, I strive to make your writing more fluid and easier to read. Captivate, enlighten, and entertain your audience with ASH THE EDITOR’s magical touch.

Milky Design is Ammad Malik’s portfolio for his digital design work which he does with Microsoft’s PowerPoint and Picmonkey. Ammad Malik can design lot of things, from book covers to jewelry, to household things to digital textures/patterns. He can design almost everything by hand. But this Milky Design is where he is showcasing his digital work. Hope you’ll like it, and maybe will consider him to work for you.

Writing is the personal blog of marketing and fiction writer Eli Landes. It’s a raw, personal, and humorous account of the lessons he’s learned, the experiences he’s faced, and the various musings he has on writing. If you’re starting out as a writer and looking for the story of someone who used to be in your shoes and is sharing how he’s moving out of them, this blog is for you.

Get Proofed Edited – The best part about hiring them to proofread your final book manuscript, articles, papers, or other materials, besides their 30-plus years of professional experience, is that they work at the lowest price in the field. They also perform minor edits where needed. Of course, if major edits are needed, they will recommend them before making those changes. Don’t be mistaken, just because they work cheap, it does not mean they are not good at what they do — just competitive.

Donna Woods – As a professional Author, Donna aims to create a better understanding of the world and our place in it — a mission which has cast her in many different roles: author, artist, and creative innovator. Read some of her work below, ranging from published books to a more informal blog posts. Melanie Adkins reviews all genres of books. It’s really that simple. Contact her to get book review information! At bloggers world UK we specialize in blogging/writing and it’s our mission to bring together in one place a community of bloggers to help advise and meet each other, we have a forum were we are looking for members. does self-publishing and Screenplay Coverage. They work with writers and screenwriters.

RBTL Book Promotions is owned and operated by Anna from Read Between The Lines. She started out in the blogging community in 2011. She started out as a regular blogger just sharing my love of reading with the world. Then she began to sign up to be a host for many different blog tour companies and decided in Nov. 2012 that she wanted to create my own little niche in the Blog Tour World. That is when RBTL Book Promotions was created. Anna currently coordinates One Day Events to Full Virtual Blog Tours Custom Fit for your NEEDS.

RBTL Book Promotions Strives for “Book Publicity with a Personal Touch”

Goodkindles is a source of great new reads, free ebook giveaways and kindle deals for readers and an ebook promotion site for authors. My contact Adam Kisiel over there suggests you visit their website at

The Writers Newsletter was launched in September 2016. It’s intention was to be all things to writers and readers around the world and it has proved to be an incredible success. With a thousand hits a day and read around the world writers are finding it a great resource and promotion tool as well as an interesting read.
Covering a variety of interests for writers in articles, short stories and poems it also publishes book promotions, competition and festival lists and much more so please visit at

Industrial Documents provides high quality technical writing, editing, publishing, designing and management services for individuals and commercial businesses.  We also help fiction and non-fiction authors get published in traditional book publishing and technical trade publication environments.  Visit

Stephen Geez and Beem Weeks of Fresh Ink Group offer literary services from editing and cover design through publishing and promotion, including promo video such as animated book trailers. Independent publisher FIG is a membership of writers and artists who produce and promote each other’s best possible work.

Would you like a safe place to offer your services to authors who really need your help and who are willing to pay reasonable rates for those services? Would you like a platform where you can offer video shorts to let authors know your expertise? Would you like to offer web-ed classes (paid for webinars)?

Authors Community is a part of Common Sense Marketing Strategies, LLC services. It’s an opt-in/opt-out membership with no required time limit. You can check out our services Stephen Tiano is a freelance book designer/layout artist of 27 years’ and almost 100 books’ experience. He’s worked on all kinds of books: fiction, cookbook, textbooks (math, science, engineering), math workbooks, memoirs, self-help, military history, and more. He’s worked for traditional publishers, indy and university presses, and just about exclusively the past five or six years: self-publishing authors. Working with self-publishers is both challenging and very rewarding, because the aim is always set high: to make books that compare favorably in quality to those traditionally published.


In October, Jennifer Irwin released her debut novel, A Dress the Color of the Sky. Prior to publication, she sold the film rights to her manuscript and the story is being made into a feature film. This is the story of Prudence Aldrich who checks herself into rehab for sex addiction and begins a journey to find self love.

Samanthya Wyatt is a romance author and has a recent book out called Instant Enticement. You can find it on Amazon.

My friend Devika Fernando has a new book out that tells a story of a bed & breakfast romance. Be sure to support her new release!

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T. McKinney-Battle’s New Book, “Monroe & Clarke: A Design Novella”

My good friend T. McKinney-Battle just launched a new book called “Monroe & Clarke”. I’ve actually read it! It’s pretty steamy, actually. You can grab it on and enjoy a fun read. Beth Hale is a best-selling author who writes about what she knows: strong Southern women and the men who love them. Find her contemporary romance novels and sign up for her newsletter at her website.

Carole McEntee-Taylor writes steamy historical fiction set in and around WW2 and military history. Novels start from as little as $1.30 on (99p For more information please visit or check out Carole’s books on

Claire Gem is a multiple award-winning author of steamy contemporary romance, women’s fiction, and supernatural suspense. Hearts Unloched won the 2016 NY Book Festival, and three of her other titles have been named finalists in the HOLT Medallion, the RONE, and the I Heart Indie Awards. Find out more about her and her work at her website,

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Bridgitte Lesley has written several books and they’re available here.


Belle Ami writes sexy thrillers teeming with romantic suspense. Her most recent series The Tip of the Spear is a well-researched tale, scary in its possibility, packed with excitement, it will leave you breathlessly turning pages. Escape and Vengeance continue to receive glowing reviews, writes “The Bottom Line: Romantic suspense fans will lap up this blistering tale of revenge, terror and sex.”

Stuart Gibbon is a Detective in London and central England investigating murder cases and is now a writing consultant helping authors with their police procedural elements and also now an author.  ‘The Crime Writer’s Casebook’ is available to pre-order on Amazon

beneath the skinCaroline England’s debut novel, Beneath the Skin, was released by HarperCollins in the US last week. The link is:  This ‘domestic noir’ story revolves around three couples whose lives weave and collide. They appear happy and successful, but they are all harbouring deep secrets that are threatening to explode!

Liam  Leddy  writes  authentic   Glasgow  Scotland  U.K.  crime  fiction. Dark , violent   also on  occasion  extremely humorous. A  lot  of  the plot,sub-plot storylines  go  back  to  the  extremely  violent  Glasgow.

Mark Kirkbride writes dark, edgy fiction. His novel Satan’s Fan Club is published by Omnium Gatherum. As one reviewer put it, “What could really happen in a house near you!”

Tabetha Waite is the award winning author of “Why the Earl is After the Girl,” the first book in her Ways of Love series. Holding on to a long held dream of being a published author as a child, that dream became reality in 2016 when she was offered her first contract. Since then, she has published “Where the Viscount Met His Match” and the upcoming, “When a Duke Pursues a Lady.” She loves to hear from her readers!

Dave Schwinghammer is a mystery/thriller writer. His novel, SOLDIER’S GAP, is a literary mystery, is also available on Amazon, Barnes&noble, Goodreads and other places. You can also find stories, articles, poems and a blog on

Molly Looby is a thriller writer and her new book “ZA” is incredibly heart-pounding. “There’s no right and wrong any more. Just living and dying.” What do you do when your worst nightmares become reality? Dreams shattered in a heartbeat. Lifelong plans torn from your grasp. Is surviving the most you can wish for? Get supplies. Stay hidden. If they come, run. Fast. Zane Carlisle is thrust into a world of terror and extinction, but all he can think about is protecting the girl he loves and those she cares for. Without her, the world would be a grey, empty space where only the dead walk the streets. But what if it’s not possible? What if you can’t escape? Do you keep fighting? Or do you give in…? “The Chief and His Marine” by B. A. Sherman is a military thriller based on true events. Available now in Paper Back through Amazon and pre-order for E-book. The E-book will be available to you December 1st, 2017.  

Julie Canfield’s books are available on She also blogs at www.jlcanfieldsrandomthoughts.   John’s writing is based on the premise that each of us struggles against forces that are thrust upon us in situations beyond our normal lives.  By struggling, individuals have the opportunity to create a new and better persona and world.  His books can contain secular or commonplace motifs. His most recent issue isHidden Agenda.  Go to his website and check out all of his novels.


Tall & Clumsy is the debut children’s story from Adele K Bate. In Tall & Clumsy, the unlucky leading character Gerard is having a sad and lonely time, as nobody wants to hang out with a clumsy giraffe. He goes in search of happiness, but guess what happens when mishaps, marvel and mayhem, lead him to an unexpected place?  Marissa Shortt’s series was inspired by her nephew who has autism and his interactions with her Boston Terrier Dax. She wanted to raise awareness for autism and how those with it are different, not dumb. She is working on recording them as audio books and releasing another book next summer! Ann (Ana) Morris is a bilingual children’s author who writes her books in English and Spanish. She has a new toddler book in the works: “Do It Again!”/¡Otra vez! that is with the illustrator at this time. Ann uses her languages daily and is professionally trained as well as completely comfortable speaking and writing to people from different Spanish-speaking countries at all socioeconomic levels. The purpose of her books is not only for native readers, but also as educational tools for language learners. She is dedicated to communication and awareness of other cultures in order to bring our world together.

Mark Watson has won several awards with his children’s books. You can learn more about them on his site.

  • WINNER: Best Illustrated Children’s Ebook – MOONBEAM Awards 2015
  • WINNER: Best Children’s Animal Book – READER’S FAVORITE Awards 2015
  • WINNER: Best Illustrated Children’s book – IPPY Awards 2015

Buddy the Soldier BearMarie Joy is a children’s author. The book is Marie Joy’s first book. It’s a children’s picture book that gives back. The book recently won First Place in the Arizona Literary Contest Children’s Literature Category, the Reader’s Favorite Gold Illustration Award and a Gold Award in the Mom’s Choice Awards. Visit to learn more about Marie Joy. 

Leanne Dyck writes short stories and reviews paperbacks. Follow her author journey by visiting her blog:

Dr. Corinne Fowler has a campaign going about a child-led history and writing project

Dr. Niamh’s Children’s Books have uniquely personalized children’s books. Imagination is at the heart of all we do.  Phonics, exciting vocabulary and rhyme. Beautiful, fun, educational gifts.

Jackie Jones-Hunt is Author of Moses & Jesus the Shamans & Proof Animals have Souls series: of which the first 2 are now available

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Julie Kemp has been featured on The 700 Club and Dr. Oz Show. Her book, Faith Has Its Reasons is on and you can check out her website at

Award-winning author, Pamela S. Thibodeaux is the Co-Founder and a lifetime member of Bayou Writers Group in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Multi-published in romantic fiction as well as creative non-fiction, her writing has been tagged as, “Inspirational with an Edge!” ™ and reviewed as “steamier and grittier than the typical Christian novel without decreasing the message.” Find out more by visiting her website and/or blog & connecting with her  on FacebookTwitter (@psthib), LinkedInAmazonPinterestBookbub. Sign up to receive Pam’s newsletter and get a FREE short story! Jeff W. Horton is an author and screenwriter blending Christian Fiction and Contemporary Fiction. Jeff has written two screenplays and nine published novels in several genres including apocalyptic-fiction, science-fiction, religious fantasy, and romance thrillers. His current list of works includes: -Future Schism -Heaven’s Oasis -New Beginnings -Frontiers -Cybersp@ce -The Last Prophet -The Way of Nacor -The Dark Age -The Great Collapse

Robin Patchen (www.robinpatchen.comwrites Christian romantic suspense and Christian WF/suspense. Robin has always been very kind to me since we first came in contact, so support her and her writing! Mary Ball is a Christian fiction author who has also published in the nonfiction genre. Check out her site to learn more about her books!

FANTASY The Ocean Depths series is about the water gods and goddesses caring for this planets waters. The story centers around Triton and Callista who are falling in love amidst much mystery and conflict between the gods/goddesses. Most of her characters are deities of mythology. Her novels are geared for women between 14 – 50. Many older women have contacted her and are enjoying the in depth plot and the complicated characters too. This is not a series for men! They don’t like the drama or lack of blood letting.
Book one – Ocean Depths A Darkness published by Wheatmark 2016.
Book two – Ocean Depths A Time published by IUniverse 2017

John Betts writes about incredibly cool dragons. You can check out his titles on Amazon.

Lisa Fox writes urban fantasy books here —–>

SCIENCE FICTION – Emanuel Andrei Cosutchi is a Sci-Fi writer from the European Union (Romania – land of Dracula). He works now on a project named Starship “Apple of Discord”. This is a space opera and has 6 (unpublished) volumes. Volume 1 is finished now and Emanuel Andrei Cosutchi is searching for a traditional publishing house. – Timothy Linnomme writes science fiction in his spare time.


Penny Grubb is co-author of How to be a Fantastic Writer, a comprehensive guide for writers of commercial fiction that contains useful insights and practical tips that will add a real polish to your writing.

OTHER FICTION & BOOKS Divorce. She’s been there, done that, twice. And she’s not even 40 yet. Meet Kerrie Hatcher!

Jeseca Lowell an Author, a Poet, and an artist with several published books available through Amazon.  She creates from her own experiences hoping that her words and drawings can inspire.  Her blog and poetry can be found at

Veteran author writes Amazon books. Major (Ret.) Scott A. Meehan writes books—non-fiction, fiction novels, novellas, and short stories. With twenty-five years of military service and an additional twelve years traveling the world growing up as a missionary kid, Scott’s writings reflect his experiences from a world-wide diverse culture. Exciting, real-life multi-cultural characters emerge in a dynamic world of good versus evil through romance, intrigue, mystery, and suspense. Through his writings, Scott offers hope in a world of despair; light in places of darkness.  Proceeds from his books go to several different non-profit organizations. (Please see Mr. Johnson typically writes Historical Fiction set in the South during the 60s and 70s, and his characters tend to feature the most disenfranchised folks in society. His debut novel, The Last Road Home, is set in the 1960s south, and features a friendship between a white orphaned farm boy and an African American girl and follows their journey as they are torn from each other; he ends up in Vietnam and she in France. The novel was recently awarded the prestigious NC Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Historical Fiction. He is in the final revision of a new book, Cotton, which is about an Albino drug dealer in the 70s…

John Smither writes under the pen name of Chinasaint keeping informed all that are interested in his tales about living life as a foreigner in China. He writes about the cities he has lived in, Chinese culture and some of the difficulties of living in a foreign country. You can read about it at 

Make a yummy centerpiece with muffins in a few minutes. It’s easy as Karen Whiting (, author of The Gift of Bread, demonstrates how to do it.

What If Martin Luther lived today, and instead of nailing his 95 gripes against the church to a door, he tweeted them? Discover what happened then and what it means today in 95 Tweets: Celebrating Martin Luther in the 21st Century, by Peter DeHaan, PhD.

Brenda C. Poulos writes Stories of Forgiveness. She is an Amazon Best-seller. Runaways: The Long Journey Home recently was a semi-finalist in Amazon’s Kindle Awards. Also in paperback is: The Choice: Will’s Last Testament and her newest interactive picture book for Alzheimer’s patients and their caregivers, I Remember the Seasons. Be watching for the release of Simon Says this winter. It is the touching story of a young boy’s struggle to rise above a lifetime of bullying.

Doug Cooper is a semi-retired former Harvard professor, and helps people write and publish their books relatively quickly and inexpensively. His latest book is Write Your Book with Me, available at and

Diane Tatum is a writer and her website is and the Amazon link to Mission Mesquite is The 2nd edition of Gold Earrings, her first book, is at

Charles Frankhauser has written a fictional memoir that presents the career of a literary agent that was forced to represent the poems of a biker that wrote lyrics for performances in biker bars. The literary agent reveals a secret vocation in basements of publishers starting with the origins of publishing and ending with managing a political campaign involving multiple crimes and a Hollywood funded movie. Tags are humor & entertainment, crime, publishing, writing, action & adventure. 

Alicia Su Lozeron is a global, wordly writer. You can find her translation services and talented writing here: (Asia-America Connection Society, a translation/communication services company) (Alicia Su Lozeron’s Amazon Author Page) (Alicia Su Lozeron: Author’s Website)

Bill Morgenstein’s autobiography is not only being read by those that love humor and nostalgia but (surprisingly) also by companies who are giving it to their sales and executive staff for training. “The Crazy Life of a Kid From Brooklyn” is available in paperback & KDP. Note that all proceeds go to Cancer Research. Buy it for your staff now. This inexpensive paperback is a great gift for the holiday season. (For autographed copies in the U.S. go to

Roy Dimond lives with his wife in Victoria, British Columbia, a small community on Vancouver Island on the west coast of Canada.

In his first life, Roy had the honor of helping at risk children and their families. In his second life, he pursues his love of travel and writing. Having explored four continents from Cuzco to Kyoto, Santorini to Tsumago, his wanderings have all found a way into his stories.

Roy’s first book is called, The Singing Bowl. His second novel is titled, Silence and Circumstance, and his third book is titled I, Bully. His fourth book is launching December 5The Rubicon Effect is now available for pre-sales at.

He is already working on his next adventure. Mary Barr is a long standing fiction writer of adult fiction and more recently children’s books. You can find a selection of her books available in books stores around the world, Amazon, Kindle and e-reader.  – Ben Nuttall-Smith is a Canadian writer. He has written a story about Quétzalcoatl – a major Toltec, Mayan and Aztec deity, connecting the ancient myth to a Tenth Century European Irish priest, a handful of young monks, two Norsemen, and an Irish slave-girl.

Gary Kadlec creates “Grit Fiction,” meaning, things don’t always go smoothly. Some stories are grittier than others, but the ending is never what you expect.

Tim’s book “A Darker Side” is available here at the following link. It is a horror paranormal story. Tim is currently working on his first fantasy NOVEL Elladore due out in January 2018.  Beem Weeks has authored the novel Jazz Baby and a collection of short stories entitled Slivers of Life. He is also a blogger, blog talk radio host, and Social Media Director for Fresh Ink Group.

Jane Riddell an Edinburgh-based writer of contemporary realistic fiction, of short stories and of life writing. She runs the site

OTHER SERVICES  Project Entertainment Network features over twenty podcasts. Listen for yourself. Building a Podcast Empire one episode at a time.

https://www.ccunningham-textileartist.comChristine Cunningham is an abstract artist creating textile wall hangings from recycled materials, creating a thing of beauty from items no longer fashionable (the older and more vibrant the better). I use traditional techniques such as applique, quilting, and hand embroidery. Basic designs are beautifully embellished in a range of light reflective beads, sequins, buttons and old jewelry. Original poetry is applied in silk threads or wools to embellish surface texture and provide an emotional layering for the viewer to experience.  WebScripto Pty Ltd is a South African based Website Design Digital Marketing Company that designs and develops custom websites for your business. WebScripto also designs Blogs and creates unique content (including content writing and editing, writing blog articles and more) for your website which optimizes the brand of your company or blog. Digital Marketing is also a very important component of the package of services offered by WebScripto and includes, Google AdWords and Facebook Advertising as well as SEO  and Social Media Optimisation. WebScripto is Google AdWords Accredited.

The School of Arête, Jay Wilder, CEO, specializes in teaching people how to be an International Commodity Broker in a two week one on one training. For more info and a 10 minute 888 over view number visit:
Demas is a budding content creator (visual and written content) known for founding the online writing agency – Inked Hub Writers (, which targets SMEs looking to grow their publicity and reach through informative and engaging content. 


Freya Pickard is a cancer survivor who writes poetry and novels. Her sixth publication is Vintrig’s Throne, a fantasy story about love overcoming hate and summer defeating winter. Eugene Dubnov was born in Tallinn; educated Moscow and London Universities; taught English, American and Russian Literature; Writer-in-Residence at Carmel College, Oxfordshire; Wingate Scholar, London. Two volumes of verse in Russian (London, 1978, 1984); poetry and prose in English translation and written in English in periodicals in Britain, USA, Canada and elsewhere, as well as in several European, North American, and Australian anthologies; nine short stories broadcast on BBC Radio 3. THE THOUSAND-YEAR MINUTES, a bi-lingual poetry collection co-translated with Anne Stevenson, from Shoestring Press (UK), 2013. NEVER OUT OF REACH, autobiography, written in English, from Clemson and Liverpool University Presses, 2015. BEYOND THE BOUNDARIES, a bi-lingual poetry collection co-translated with Anne Stevenson, from Shoestring Press (UK), 2017. Work appeared also in other languages. Sandra Jeffs is a writer publishing poetry, a kindness Practice book and she has an upcoming novel. She is  a professional book editor with 25 years editing experience. She promotes music therapy to heal and become one’s best and lists over 275 songs with positive and empowering lyrics. She promotes doing conscious acts of kindness everyday and you can sign a Kindness Practice Pledge to do so and buy her 30 day Kindness Practice book. She is a Feng Shui consultant with 3 years training and 20 years in practice She has Feng Shui products on her site.

Joseph Ferguson is an author, poet, and journalist appearing in a variety of small press, regional, and national publications. He wrote propaganda for a living for a variety of entities for some 25 years. His books include two short story collections – Southbound, and Shillelagh Law, a poetry collection –Reflections of a Scurvy Bastard; and a spoof of “how-to-get-a-job” books, Dave Doolittle’s Resumes That Work, So You Don’t Have To. He is a former editor and critic for Hudson Valley, ran the Fiction Workshop for the Poughkeepsie Library District, and has reviewed books and videos for Climbing, The American Book Review, Kirkus, and a number of other publications. He also sells rock climbing t-shirts through his website:

Yuan at Poetry Pacific – a biannual e.journal for true lovers of words and wisdom at & and he also runs Happy Yangsheng – a site about Yangsheng or the Way towards wellness, happiness and longevity. &
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