Posts Tagged ‘Kindle’

Kirkus Review of #DISRUPTION—Available October 25, 2016. Pre-Order now!

KIRKUS REVIEWS—August 12, 2016 Covert operative Jake Pendleton returns to stop a possibly devastating cyberwarfare alliance between North Korea and Iran in Barrett’s latest series thriller. Jake’s latest assignment as emissary for Virginia espionage firm Commonwealth Consultants sends him to Italy. He and his partner, Italian intelligence agent Francesca Catanzaro, are searching for a hacker…

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Because sometimes you just have to brag a little…

I was so excited after reading this judge’s review/critique, I felt the overwhelming desire to share this email with my readers and fans…as well as any of you who might be sitting on the fence. This is the review in its entirely, uncut and unedited. Thank you Writer’s Digest and thank you readers! “23rd Annual…

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Audible audiobook winners to be announced soon!

The winners of the BLOWN audiobook by Audible will be announced soon. I have contacted the winners and am awaiting replies. As soon as I have all the confirmations, I will post the names. Congratulations to the winners. There will be more giveaways in the near future so don’t miss out, sign up for my…

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ForeWord Review of BLOWN

Reviewed by Lynn Evarts, ForeWord Reviews April 17, 2015 Barrett simultaneously advances the plot and character development with fast action scenes and observant descriptions. “Once in, never out.” In Chuck Barrett’s first-rate thriller, Blown, this oath between Army Delta Force comrades brings peril and violence into the life of Gregg Kaplan. From the opening scene…

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Getting an Endorsement (blurb) for your book…

Finding endorsements or blurbs for your book and book jacket is no easy task. No one likes asking another author or a subject expert to read, review, and publicly endorse your book. What if they hate it? What if they disagree with it? Or what if they say no? The general understanding is if the…

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Your Publishing Imprint Is A Reflection Of You…

WHAT’S IN A NAME? First and foremost, your imprint needs a name. It is a reflection of you. Either who you are or how you want to be portrayed. Like most people who got into the independent publishing business for various reasons, I had to choose a name for my imprint as well. I wanted…

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Publishing Unchained—Publisher Responsibility

  My father once told me that if something was worth doing, it was worth doing right. I took the same approach with writing and publishing. Don’t confuse the two. This book is not about writing. The market is already flooded with wonderful and informative guides about writing and writing well. All I can suggest…

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Publishing Unchained—AUTHOR/PUBLISHER TOOLKIT

  What do you need before you publish your book? This is an important question since you need to be promoting your book months before it becomes available. The world needs to know you’re an author or publisher. The world needs to know you have a book for sale and that they want to buy…

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Publishing Unchained—Introduction

Over the course of the next few weeks I will post sections of my book about publishing entitled Publishing Unchained: An Off-Beat Guide to Independent Publishing. The first snippet is the introduction below. Designed as an eBook for Kindle, Publishing Unchained is also available for sale in paperback. Here is the link if you’re interested…

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