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Book Piracy: Why Does it Happen and What Can We Do to Stop It? #MPBooks

Originally posted on My Peacock Books:
Last week a new website became a hot topic on Twitter.  The website offers free downloads of digital books, many of them by some very well known authors, but it does this without the permission of those authors or their publishers.  The website is offering pirated copies of books,…

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No I Will NOT Review Your Book! And Here’s Why… #MPBooks

Originally posted on My Peacock Books:
Today’s post is a bit of a rant… When asking for reviews for their books from bloggers and other influencers, authors can make a whole host of mistakes.  While there’s plenty of ways to go about asking for reviews, authors often don’t realise that it’s not just their chances…

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What do You do When Your Review is Reprinted Without Proper Permission?

Hello everyone!  It’s been a long time since I’ve posted here and I didn’t think I’d be posting again but something happened with one of my reviews and I thought I should let everyone know.  In case anyone thinks I’m back blogging on this site, I’m not although I’m am back in the blogosphere…somewhere…(might find… Continue reading What do You do When Your Review is Reprinted Without Proper Permission?

Book Reviews

Review: The Corridor of Uncertainty – How Cricket Ended A Torn Nation by Nihar Suthar

I was kindly sent a free copy of this book by the author Nihar Suthar.  The Corridor of Uncertainty is an amazing story of the rise of the Afghan cricket team who faced such terrible circumstances.   It really is an amazing book, to read, here is my review.  In 1979 war broke out in Afghanistan.… Continue reading Review: The Corridor of Uncertainty – How Cricket Ended A Torn Nation by Nihar Suthar

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Review: Gateway to Magic by Annabelle Franklin

I was kindly sent a free copy of this book by the author Annabelle Franklin.  Gateway to Magic is a middle grade fantasy novel which has such an amazing adventure feel to it, here is my review. Steven Topcliff loves nothing more than sitting at home and playing videogames. But when his cousin Tracy visits… Continue reading Review: Gateway to Magic by Annabelle Franklin