Author Archives: jdonovels

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Author of mystery stories and more

Celebrating a Milestone

The graph below shows the number of Kindle Edition Normalized Pages (KENP) read by Kindle users who borrow my eBooks from Kindle Unlimited (KU) and the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library (KOLL). As you can see, I just hit an annual … Continue reading

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A Very Furry Christmas: 5 Misconceptions

Although this book has a cute kitten on the front cover, it was not written for children. The stories have adult themes and would probably not be enjoyed or understood by anyone who isn’t at least 15 years or older. … Continue reading

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Literary Humor Friday

This is what happens to older printers…… like me. 🙂      

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‘A Very Furry Christmas’ chosen as Book of the Week

Dear Readers, I have some wonderful news I’d like to share with you. The nice folks at Bookworks.com just informed me that my book, A Very Furry Christmas has been chosen as Book of the Week on their website. You … Continue reading

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Writers at Work – Volume 11 is now on sale.

I finally received a copy of Writers at Work – Volume 11, the 2019 collection of short stories written by members of the Florida Writers Association. As you may recall from a previous post, my short story Elevated Madness was … Continue reading

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The Perfect Christmas/Holiday Gift

Are you searching for the perfect holiday gift or stocking stuffer for a friend or loved one who adores cats? Why not give them a gift they can enjoy while cozying up to a warm fire with a steaming mug … Continue reading

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Literary Humor Friday

A well-grounded subplot. 🙂    

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Comparing eBook, Paperback and KENP borrows

Lately, I’ve noticed an increase in the number of articles being posted on the internet stating that the sale of eBooks is decreasing compared to the sale of physical books. I don’t know if that’s true overall, but what I … Continue reading

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A Fool For Love & Money on sale until November 8th

Dear Reader If you’re interested in purchasing a copy of my latest eBook, A Fool for Love & Money at the discounted price of only $0.99 USD, please do so before November 8, 2019 The eBook price will revert back … Continue reading

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Close, but no cigar!

For the 4th time one of my books or stories has been a finalist in the Royal Palm Literary Awards (Forida Writers Association) and for the 4th time, I’ve walked away empty handed. I  know that writing is not about … Continue reading

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