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Exciting news today and a fantastic competition with lots of prizes for authors, so it's worth reading on and entering even if you don't want the books!
Update: 26 Feb – the competition is now closed, but the book is still available!
Book Launch: Deadly Dozen. 12 Mystery/Thrillers for just 99c
My bestselling conspiracy thriller, One Day In Budapest, is one of the books within the Deadly Dozen mystery/thriller box-set – out now and already an Amazon Kindle Top 100 Bestseller, hitting the lists in Mystery, Thriller and Suspense.
For just 99c (or equivalent) you can get $46.65 Value (if the books were purchased separately) with a regular retail price: $9.99.
There are 10 full-length novels + 2 long novellas with over 680 5-star reviews across all 12 titles!
It's by The Twelve, award-winning and bestselling authors writing across the boundaries of thriller, mystery, horror and crime, connected by a love of intriguing characters, fast-paced writing and edge of your seat tension
You can buy now on all the Amazon stores, Nook, Kobo or iBookstore using these links.
There are a number of prizes:
Everyone who enters gets '21 ways to sell more fiction online,' an 86 minute video recording of a webinar I did on book marketing with lots of tips for non-fiction writers as well. Plus, you get the mp3 version if you prefer audio, the slide pack in PDF and resource guides. That's $21 value for just 99c.
- 1st Prize: All 4 Pro-Writer multimedia courses: on Traditional Publishing, Independent Publishing, Book Marketing and Secrets of a ProWriter with NY Times bestselling author of over 1 million books, CJ Lyons and myself presenting the multimedia course with video, audio and text material. This prize is worth over US$300.
- 2nd Prize: US$50 Amazon.com voucher
- 3rd Prize: Print copies of ‘How to market a book‘ and ‘Public speaking for authors, creatives and other introverts,' my own two books for authors (or ebook versions if you'd rather!)
So, for 99c, you'll get 12 mystery/thriller books PLUS/ 21 ways to sell more fiction online PLUS/ the chance to win more prizes!
How to enter
Update: 26 Feb, 2014 – the competition is now closed.
It can be any store, from any country in the world and everyone is welcome to enter. This promotion is valid until 25 Feb 2359 US Eastern and I will then contact the winners directly.
Update 26 Feb: Winners have been notified – thanks for entering!
What are you waiting for! Go buy Deadly Dozen and join the competition 🙂