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We’re very happy to announce our final release of 2016: Beneath the Surface by Harper Bliss. This is Book 2 in Harper’s Pink Bean series and in it we go back in time to the very beginning of Kristin and Sheryl’s (the owners of the Pink Bean) relationship. This kind of makes it a Pink […]

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Early Christmas treat alert! We’ve put together a very nicely priced boxed set of my two May/December romance novels Seasons of Love and In the Distance There Is Light, plus four cougar-themed short stories! When you count up the words, this boxed set totals around 140.000 words (442 pages) and you can get it for […]

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Recently I was listening to Joanna Penn’s podcast The Creative Penn and she talked about measuring your life in Olympic periods, how she looks back at how her life has changed and what she achieved in cycles of four years. I thought this might be an interesting exercise to do for Ladylit as well. 2008 Beijing […]

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How is September treating you so far? At Ladylit we decided to escape the Hong Kong heat for a few weeks and headed to Brisbane for some cooler weather, nice food and wine, and overall Ozzie awesomeness. We are also treating this as a short trial for our future digital nomad lifestyle, and we’ve loved […]

BookBub

Jul
2016
23

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It should be apparent to anyone following this blog that a weekly post is probably too much to ask, so I shall try to make this a bi- or tri-weekly occurrence. Let’s see how that goes. This week, I would like to write about BookBub and how it can be a very powerful advertising tool […]

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Happy summer! It’s scorching hot at Ladylit HQ in Hong Kong, mainly because of the climate, but also a little because of this very hot new book we just released (which is currently racing up the Amazon charts)! Here’s the blurb for No Strings Attached by Harper Bliss: It’s never too late to find the […]

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Hi, remember me? I started this blog a couple of months ago, full of ambition to keep it updated on a weekly basis. And now it’s been two months since the last post. Let’s attribute this delay to travelling, moving office, book launches, taking courses. Definitely not to fear of the blank page, or even […]

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Harper Bliss’s brand new novel The Road to You is out now and, as summer approaches, it could be your perfect poolside companion! Early reviews have been very positive. Here’s what readers are saying about Harper’s new book: “I always feel like I know Harper’s characters personally and can imagine myself interacting with them in […]

Work-life balance

Apr
2016
27

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This post is less publishing related and more general and personal than the previous ones, I apologise to anyone who was hoping for some publishing wisdom. However I think it’s an important topic for any self-employed person, including in the publishing business, so here goes. Questions we’re asked often are “How do you find a […]

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In this week’s episode of Harper Bliss & Her Mrs. we talked about the most important tools and software we use for writing and publishing. Something we did not get into, but is a big part of what we do every day, is our constant endeavour to keep learning and educating ourselves on new developments […]