Reviewer Feedback, by Clare Dugmore
Reviewer Feedback: When To Listen And Change Your Story And When To Take It With A Pinch Of Salt We’ve all been there; we’ve gone online to check the stats on our latest novel, and discovered a critical review. Of course we don’t reply to the reviewer (unless we’re publishing a web serial on sites […]
How Working for CQ Changed My Views of the Publishing Industry, by Clare Dugmore
When I started working for CQ just over two years ago, I thought I was pretty publishing savvy. While working on my own writing projects, I’d researched the usual dos and don’ts of querying, book marketing and self-publishing. I accepted I didn’t know it all – I’m a firm believer every aspect of life is […]
Summer 2015 Review Contest, by Clare Dugmore
Summer is officially here! Now that schools have broken up and with many people off to the beach, it’s the perfect time to catch up on some vacation reading. CQ always has a plethora of great titles for you, many of which are often on sale (like our current 99 Cents LGBT Pride Sale)! But […]
May Releases Review Tour, by Clare Dugmore
Curiosity Quills is excited to announce the review tour for our May releases! Between June 1 – 14, 2015, you’ll find reviews for Shadows of Asphodel, by Karen Kincy, Moon Bayou, by J.R. Rain and Rod Kierkegaard, Jr, Moseh’s Staff, by A.W. Exley, A Curse of Ash and Iron, by Christine Norris, and The Black […]
April Releases Review Tour, by Clare Dugmore
Curiosity Quills is excited to announce the review tour for our April releases! Between May 4 – May 15, 2015, you’ll find reviews for Night’s Colony, by D.R. Burgess, The Gateway of Light and Darkness, by Heather Marie, Redeemed, by Lisa Collicutt and Aiden James, Going Through the Change by Samantha Bryant, and Prophet of […]
R is for Reviews, by Clare Dugmore
Reviews are the lifeblood of any author. Word of mouth promotion is key to selling books, and the most accepted form of that is reviews. How many of you check the reviews of a book on Amazon or Goodreads before buying it? How many of you go back and read the reviews of a book […]
J is for Jason Purdy and Randee Dawn, by Clare Dugmore
Curiosity Quills has two excellent columnists, Jason Purdy and Randee Dawn, who both post every other week; Jason on Fridays and Randee on Mondays. Jason’s column – The Purdy Perspective – focuses on reviewing video games and movies, and he brings expertise from his video game Youtube channel Polygonasaurus. Randee’s column – Between The Lines […]
Review Tour: March Releases, by Clare Dugmore
Curiosity Quills is thrilled to announce that from March 24 – April 3, 2015, a review tour is taking place for our March releases: Fairy Keeper, Rings In Time, Daughter of Glass and Division Zero: Thrall. Tour Schedule: 3/24/2015 Once Upon A Wish Rings in Time 3/25/2015 Panda’s Paradise Fairy Keeper 3/26/2015 Panda’s Paradise Daughter […]
REVIEW TOUR: The Keeper, by Dalia Roddy, by Clare Dugmore
Curiosity Quills is excited to announce the review tour for Dalia Roddy‘s supernatural-thriller THE KEEPER. From March 16-23, you’ll find reviews for Roddy’s novel. Tour Schedule: 3/16/2015 Ink of Blood 3/17/2015 Pamela Frost 3/18/2015 Caught Up In Books 3/19/2015 On Writing and Riding 3/20/2015 Book Reviews and Giveaways 3/23/2015 Book Thoughts N Things 3/24/2015 Sherry […]
BLOG TOUR: Untaken, by J.E. Anckorn, by Clare Dugmore
Ahead of the release of  J.E. Anckorn’s young-adult, science-fiction, action-adventure UNTAKEN, on March 23, 2015, Curiosity Quills is excited to announce the Untaken blog tour. From March 16-23, you’ll find reviews, excerpts and interviews about Anckorn’s debut novel. Tour Schedule: 03.16.15 I’m A Voracious Reader Review 03.16.15 Diane’s Book Blog Interview 03.17.15 Ink of Blood […]