Author Perry D. Defiore discusses thriller, “The Paraponera”

Posted on January 3, 2017 under Author Blogs
 
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    iUniverse introduces author Perry D. DeFiore, who talks about The Paraponera, his new sci-fi thriller! Please briefly describe your book . . . Dr. Richard Denton, a brilliant entomologist, is shy, introverted, and protective of the secret projects …

iUniverse presents Suggestions on Reading – To Improve your Writing!

Posted on December 30, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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      It is difficult to think of a writer who doesn’t enjoy reading. iUniverse can quote a myriad of authors who have enthusiastically stated their love of reading, though one of the most succinct statements is from Dr. …

Five reasons why 2017 is the year to publish your book

Posted on December 27, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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        As 2016 draws to an end, iUniverse presents 5 reasons why 2017 is the year to turn that manuscript into a published book.   After a year of political strife, social disorder, and generally unfavorable news, …

Plot-driven vs. Character-driven novels, Part 2

Posted on December 26, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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          iUniverse has been discussing the differences between plot-driven and character-driven novels, and today we give some further examples of each. The earliest novels, and the books we generally read in school, fall into the category …

Louisa Oakley Green gets recognition from Huffington Post!

Posted on December 26, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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            iUniverse author Louisa Oakley Green’s Sightseeing in the Undiscovered Country has recently been named to the Huffington Post’s Best Self-Published Books of 2016! Here’s Louisa to tell us more about her book and her …

Plot-driven vs. Character-driven novels

Posted on December 22, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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              As we’ve stated before, the genres that sell the most books are Romance, Mystery, Self-help, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, and Horror. What you will notice about three of these — horror, sci-fi/fantasy, and mystery – is …

Don Broadwell addresses the need for educational reform

Posted on December 20, 2016 under Author Blogs
 
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                iUniverse’s Don Broadwell addresses the need for educational reform in his new book, Collaborative Leadership for Classroom and School, which is making great strides in the academic community. Collaborative Leadership for Classroom …

Reviews and Feedback from iUniverse authors!

Posted on December 18, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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                  iUniverse is proud to list some of the great feedback and testimonials we’ve received! Ariane Page, Love Them Back to LIFE “What I preferred with iUniverse is their dedicated editing team …

iUniverse author Anne E. Beall and “Heartfelt Connections”

Posted on December 15, 2016 under Author Blogs
 
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                    iUniverse author Anne E. Beall, PhD, talks about Heartfelt Connections — recently named one of the top 100 Indie books for 2016 by Shelf Unbound! Please briefly describe your book …

iUniverse presents Great Christmas Watching

Posted on December 13, 2016 under iUniverse Advice
 
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                      In a previous post, iUniverse discussed several books that we recommend at this time of year, as they are redolent of good Christmas cheer. Today, we take this focus …

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