The painting and layout of the last cover for the Magora series is completed. Holly and her friends enter the world of Sandaria, a desert city that has not been completed.
The cover shows Holly looking from a cliff to the unfinished city of Sandaria. It is finished on the left side while the right side is only sketched out, showing big patches of white. Holly's friends Brian, Rufus, and Amanda are...
Last weekend the winners of one of the largest literary awards has been announced. "The Language Thieves" won the silver medal among thousands of submissions in the READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS. It is my first young adult book that won an award, this time in the "Young Adult Mystery" category.
Check out the winners here on the Readers' Favorite website:
The Book Lovers Box by Crystal Watanabe contains MIDDLE GRADE FANTASY in September. Starting tomorrow 15 books in this category will be included in the box. MAGORA is featured in this packet. Go to https://www.pikkoshouse.com/box
These are the books that are included in the box:
The Gallery of Wonders by Marc Remus (99c book, FEATURE)
The Vacant Realm by Mike Thayer (paperback giveaway)
After careful consideration I have decided to terminate sales of my books on Kobo. Even though Kobo seemed to be a good alternative to Amazon it turned out to be the opposite.
A year ago I had taken the first book of the Magora series "The Gallery of Wonders" out of Kindle Unlimited from Amazon to test Kobo. I wanted to see if sales were good. But after a year I only sold only two copies on Kobo c...
The first draft of my new novel "Who stole the Giant Chocolate Clouds?" is completed. I started planning this book three years ago and it is just now that I was able to finish writing it after an intense two week writing session. Now my editor Nancy Butts is working on it.
The book is a younger middle grade fiction novel for ages 7-10. The story is about Henry. He is 8-year old living in Candyland...