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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…

Book Reviews

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

Book Reviews

Review: Smart Phone Movie Maker by Bryan Michael Stoller

I was kindly sent this movie making kit by the publisher Walker Books for a review.  I have to apologise as I reviewed this on amazon some time ago but only now realised I had forgotten to post the review here.  It’s a great kit for any budding filmmaker. Here is my review, a copy of… Continue reading Review: Smart Phone Movie Maker by Bryan Michael Stoller