Monthly Archives: March 2015

Paperback version of People Behaving Badly – Coming this week!

The paperback version of People Behaving Badly: A Collection of Short Mystery Stories should be available for purchase sometime this week. The list price on Amazon will be $7.99 USD and if you decide to purchase the paperback version, the e-Book … Continue reading

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Kindle Countdown Deal – Today Only!

  Today only (Saturday, March 28th)  A Reason To Kill is part of the Kindle Countdown Deals.  A Reason To Kill is on sale for only $0.99 (List Price $2.99) Here’s your chance to get a copy for less than half the list … Continue reading

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Kindle Countdown Deal – Saturday March 28th

  A Reason To Kill will be part of the Kindle Countdown Deals on Saturday, March 28th. For one day only A Reason To Kill will be on sale for only $0.99 (List Price $2.99) Here’s your chance to get … Continue reading

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Goodreads 2015 Reading Challenge – By Its Cover by Donna Leon

Five down, thirty left to complete my Goodreads Reading Challenge. Commissario Brunetti of the Venice Police is back in Donna Leon’s 23rd book featuring the Venetian sleuth. In this adventure Brunetti must solve a case involving a number of books … Continue reading

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Celebrating the One Year Anniversary of the release of ‘My Journey To Hell’

It’s hard to believe that March 28th will be the one year anniversary of the release of my first e-book My Journey To Hell. As a way of celebrating this milestone I’ll be having my first Kindle Countdown Deal. On … Continue reading

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Thank You for Visiting My Blog.

I just wanted to thank everyone who visited my blog thus far in 2015. If the stats continue as they have in this first quarter, then this is going to be a great year. 2014 —–  547 Visitors. 1,826 Views. … Continue reading

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Revisions, Stories of Starting Over

I just submitted a short story that will hopefully be included in the 2015 Florida Writers Association Collection – Volume 7. The competition is held annually and this years theme is Revisions, Stories of Starting Over.  Short stories must be … Continue reading

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Goodreads 2015 Reading Challenge – The Burning Room by Michael Connelly

Four down, thirty-one left to complete my Goodreads Reading Challenge. I just finished reading The Burning Room by Michael Connelly and found it interesting, yet the same. If you’re a Detective Harry Bosch fan, you will like this book no … Continue reading

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Kind words about People Behaving Badly

Here’s what Dennis Larsen at The Living Hunger Blogspot had to say about my e-book  – People Behaving Badly. “John Ottini is back with a new release eBook of Short Mystery Stories – 13 in all.  I’m suspecting the number ’13’ … Continue reading

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A Mixed Review

As an author I always hope that people who read my books will find them well written, entertaining and recommendable to others. Unfortunately, in the real world that‘s not always the case. The truth is, not everyone holds the same … Continue reading

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