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Wednesday, 17 October 2012

DID I Notice Your Book? BLOGFEST

Alex J Cavanaugh and Ciara Knight are joining forces for this Blogfest .
Post about a book you’ve noticed. You can choose a book that you’ve read, something you saw on a blog or social media site, Goodreads, or a sales website. Anything that caught your eye because of a great cover, blurb or reviews, but DON’T tell the author that their book has been noticed. Instead, shout out on social media sites, and encourage others to do the same, until the author finds his/her book. Leave a blog comment at Ninja Captain Alex or Ciara Knight when the author finds their book.
Let’s blow up the blogsphere with great new reads! Only two rules:

1) You can’t post about your own book.
2) The book shouldn’t be on the New York Times or USA Today bestseller list.

This is your chance to shout out about a book that might not have been noticed by others.

Okay first the lovely Rachel Morgan is launching Part 1 of her YA Creepy Hollow Series in one printed volume and the book cover is awesome! She's a great writer too.
Check out my review here.









Milo James Fowler, an awesome writer, has a whole host of eBooks out. One in particular I have read a reviewed is Maikro: Haiku & Mirco-fiction.

In this volume, Milo shares an impressive and inspirational collection of haiku and mini stories for science fiction, fantasy and horror enthusiasts that have been independently accepted for publication in other online and print publications.

While the haiku don't always follow the traditional 5,7,5 syllable structure they are full of wonderful imagery, clever observations and wry humour. Themes covered include common phobias and vices; the possibilities and anomalies of time travel; parallel universes; global warming; space and planets; space flight; dreams to name just a few.
Milo's writing does not disappoint as he skilfully draws the reader into the fantasy, illusion or terror, building worlds and realities through his fertile imagination to create a satisfying punch-line that provides food for thought.

If Haiku and Micro-fiction don't appeal then he's got some awesome Sci-Fi stories, too.

Have you read these authors yet?

28 comments:

  1. I absolutely LOVE Rachel's book cover, it's gorgeous!

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  2. Saying hello from the blog hop. That's such a pretty, dreamy cover for Rachel's book!

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  3. I'm getting so many good recommendations.

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  4. Yay for Rachel and Milo!!! Take care
    x

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  5. yay for rachel!
    and thanks for introducing maikro! sounds like an awesome combination!

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  6. Yay! I love it when people choose authors whose blogs I visit! I hope they find your post. :)

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  7. How awesome does Maikro sound? Very! Such a unique nomination for DINYB. Loved it! :-)

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  8. I love the sound of the Faerie Guardian - what a gorgeous title.

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  9. Hi Madeleine .. great choice of Faerie Guardian - Rachel's book sounds interesting ..

    Haiku and Micro Fiction together .. Milo's book deserves a look at, especially when recommended by you ..

    Cheers Hilary

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  10. Those are awesome covers! The colors are so beautiful and vibrant. And I love the idea of sci-fi haiku and microfiction.

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  11. Yay for both these writers. Great covers guys!

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  12. I saw the Faerie Garden featured on someone else's blog. What a gorgeous cover!

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  13. Wow, two good recommendations. I've seen 'The Faerie Guardian' on several blogs so it must be good.

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  14. This is the first haiku book I've come across on the blogfest. Thanks for sharing.

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  15. Both those covers really stand out.

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  16. Cool books. I'm loving seeing who has noticed which books :)

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  17. Rachel AND Milo - awesome! They are both cool writers.
    Thanks for participating in our blogfest.

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  18. THe first one's pretty, the second one's unusual. Thanks.

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  19. That's the second time today I've seen Rachel's book. :) Thanks for participating in the DINYB Blog Fest.

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  20. I really love the cover for The Faerie Guardian. Yours is the second blog today that chose this book. Maikro sounds like a great collection. Thank you!

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  21. Madeleine,
    I featured Rachel's cover too. I just love it.

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  22. I can vouch for this book's awesomeness. Some intriguing characters and a fascinating plot! :-)

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  23. Oh I forgot you talked about two books - blame baby brain. I was talking about The Faerie Guardian but Maikro sounds cool too! :-)

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  24. Two awesome books. :) Great to see you, Madeleine.

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  25. Aw, thank you so much for noticing my book!!
    xx Rachel

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  26. Thanks everyone
    You are welcome Rachel and Milo :O)

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