Interview with Melissa Muldoon – Author of “Eternally Artemisia”

ETERNALLY ARTEMISIA Melissa MuldoonMatta Press (2019)ISBN 9780997634877Review and Interview by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (5/19) Melissa Muldoon is the author of three novels set in Italy: “Dreaming Sophia,” “Waking Isabella,” and “Eternally Artemisia.” All three books tell the stories…

What to Do with Your Backlisted Title

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor This is a question that has been nagging me for a while. When I first published my first edition, I knew nothing about the Indie publishing industry. Yet my book, did not do bad at all, considering…

Interview with Patrice D. Wilkerson – Author of “Through It All I’m Going To Make It”

THROUGH IT ALL, I’M GOING TO MAKE IT, A COLLECTION OF POETRY Patrice D. WilkersonCreateSpace (2018)ISBN 9781729638255Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (03/19) Patrice Wilkerson is an MBA graduate who loves writing about the Lord. She has been writing…

Are Literary Awards and Book Reviews Relevant to Sales?

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor We all know that many readers check the reviews before deciding on a book, so no wonder most authors rush out to get book review requests even before the launch of their new title. We also know,…

News Release! 2019-2020 Literary Awards Open for Submissions!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE READER VIEWS 15TH ANNUAL REVIEWER’S CHOICE LITERARY AWARDS OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS Now in its’ 15th year, the Reader Views Literary Awards help level the playing field for self-published authors, allowing readers to recognize many of the most…

Drawing Inspiration from History

Skyler Boudreau Editorial Contributor I have a difficult time watching movies and television shows. Unless it’s something that really holds my attention, I’ll end up playing on my phone or doodling. In the past few months the only movies I’ve…