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When one event cancels…

Another, online one, appears. I’ve been asked to be the guest author/speaker at Critical Mass SF discussion group, Adelaide. (online event). They usually meet in Adelaide CBD. From this month, they are meeting via Zoom to practice safe social/spatial distancing. This is my first official online event; I hope I can wrangle the technology! The meeting…

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April Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair Cancelled

19th April: Event Cancelled due to Covid-19 event restrictions now in Australia. (rescheduled to 5th Oct)  It’s official. The Adelaide Comic and Toy Fair has been cancelled. The second Fair is still scheduled for 5th October (long weekend).  I will have my books, tees, mugs and badges for you all then. (and should have a…

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Beat the ‘novel’ virus Panic Book Buying Frenzy!

Don’t get bored if you’re stuck at home for 2 weeks…. [#imagedescription Karen is wearing a black filter mask. The covers of her 5 books are lined across the bottom. Text at top says: Stuck at home? Panic buy your books now! Text at bottom says: www.karenjcarlisle.com/shop. Available at all good online bookstores.] . #buybooks #bookstagram #violastewartmysteries #departmentofcuriosities #auntenidmysteries #beatquarantineboredom

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Patreon Reward, Behind the Scenes video, is delivered!

It’s time for some more Behind the Scenes for my #Patreon supporters. This month’s rewards included some poems, a heads up on the completion of a secret project, upcoming events to be confirmed, and videos of #authorsforfireys visit and library donation video. I talked tea, discussed a new short story in progress and revealed it’s…

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Patron Video Reward Public Reveal: First Books in Dymocks!

This is the second short video public reveal, from one of last year’s Behind the Scenes #Patreon video rewards. You can tell I was excited to get my books on the shelf at Dymocks, Rundle Mall Adelaide. Don’t forget to tell your friends where to get them (while they’re on consignment). Not all the videos will…

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Pirating Sucks!

Sharing this… Pirating books sucks. Even more devasting when I know the author and how hard she works. Thanks for sharing, Renee April. I’ve just found a couple of mine on a share site. I was gutted. All that work. It’s hard enough as an Indie author. Where to go from here? A ‘cease and…

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Author For Fireys 2020 – Winner’s Loot

Congratulations to Kellie Kininmont, the winner of the Twitter #AuthorsForFireys auction, to raise money for fire fighters and those affected by the Australian bushfires in summer 2019-2020. Kellie nominated SERF – State Emergency Relief Fund – in South Australia for her nomination. This will go to helping those in the Adelaide Hills bush fires.

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