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September 25, 2008

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Katherine Howell

Hi, I'd love a go! Here's the back cover blurb for my thriller The Darkest Hour, out now in Australia and in 2009 in UK and Europe.

Paramedic Lauren Yates stumbles into a world of trouble the night she discovers a dead man in an inner city alley – the killer still lurks nearby. When the murderer threatens to make her life hell if she tells the police, she believes him – he’s Thomas Werner, her sister’s ex and father to Lauren’s niece…and not a man to mess with.

But when a stabbing victim tells her with his dying breath that Werner attacked him too, she finds herself with blood on her hands and Detective Ella Marconi on her back.

Ella knows Lauren is the perfect witness, but when Lauren tries to change her statement, Ella realises that Lauren is hiding something. The harder she digs into the paramedic’s past, the more Lauren resists, and the worse the threat from Werner becomes.

Will Ella’s investigation put her career on the line? Can Lauren keep her family safe? Or will they all – Ella included – pay the ultimate price?


Thanks so much for your work with this column, Gregory. And to you on the entire blog, MJ!
cheers,
Katherine.
www.katherinehowell.com

M.J. Rose

And what Greg keeps forgetting to mention is that AUTHORBUZZ.com can create all those ads for all those websites!!!!!

cj lyons

Greg,
I feel honored to go first!!! Thanks so very much for your fantastic ideas!

I've already been involved in reaching out to Grey's and ER's fans via their online communities (easy since I'm a fan as well)but I love the idea of trying to find ways to advertise directly to them.

So many wonderful ideas, now I'll need to see how far I can stretch my budget!

Thanks again for sharing your expertise and insight!
CJ

gregory huffstutter

For these advertising makeovers, I'm presuming the author will also cover heavy book buyers & librarians through Shelf Awareness, blog ads, PR outreach, conferences, and the like. My ideas are incremental in nature.

I'll be doing a future Q&A with M.J. on how a service like Authorbuzz.com can execute on these traditional and non-traditional marketing efforts.

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