Author Archives: Christie Stratos

How to Hire a Great Editor

Just how DO you go about finding the ideal editor? We’ve got the answer. Continue reading

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Black Friday Amazon Deals for Writers and Readers

Start your holiday shopping in your PJs! Grab fantastic deals from Amazon that will save you money to buy more gifts, whether they’re for family, friends, or yourself. All-New Fire HD 8 Tablet Down to $50 from $80! Read books, watch … Continue reading

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Breaking Down & Summarizing The Smashwords Update

Smashwords has made some major updates to its site. Received the email but don’t have time to read it? We’ve summarized it for you. Continue reading

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Owl Canyon Press Short Story Contest

Looking for a short story competition with an unusual twist? Read about Owl Canyon Press’s latest contest with the chance to win up to $3,000—and no entrance fee!
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Book Recommendation: Daily Marriage Tips

Looking for a marriage book to guide you through each day? Something with great stories, examples, and ideas that will invigorate (or REinvigorate) your relationship? THE MARRIAGE MINUTES by Jenna-Brooke Destefano is just the book for you! Continue reading

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Book Launch: Paranormal Thriller Romance

The final book in Kristina Rienzi’s Ensouled duology is live! BREAKING EVIL is demons vs. humanity, friendship vs. species, and family that can’t be trusted.
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Book Launch: Post-Apocalyptic Dystopian Novel

Ever wonder what a post-apocalyptic dystopian future might be like? With unique and memorable characters, vivid and varied landscapes, and a recognizable political culture, The Book of Ruin is an addictive, action-packed read. Here’s to hoping the talented W.G. Hladky will write … Continue reading

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New Short Story: Horror House Fiction

Horror isn’t always about jump scares and gore. In her latest short story, “The Subtlety of Terror”, author Christie Stratos takes readers into a house that haunts its occupant perpetually and unavoidably. Continue reading

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Book Launch: Marriage Help Book

Lots of couples have marriage problems, but what if you can’t afford marriage counseling? In The Marriage Minutes, Jenna-Brooke DeStefano shares personal, family, and friends’ stories and advice to help work through some of the most common marriage problems and, in some cases, … Continue reading

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CreateSpace & KDP Merge’s Impact on Translated Manuscripts

If you’re looking for more information on the transition from CreateSpace to KDP, here’s a page from Amazon that gives some great detail and further links to help. There’s been a lot of talk about formatting issues with the cover … Continue reading

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