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Sunday April 23, 2017 at 9:19am
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.” — Jane Austen“Reading is a conversation. All books talk. But a good book listens as well.” — Mark Haddon“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” ? Groucho Marx“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ? C.S. Lewis“If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” ?....
Tuesday January 17, 2017 at 8:56am
As we are now a couple of weeks into 2017, authors who may have started their manuscript last year should update the copyright notice at the start of your book to reflect 2017 rather than last year.You may have seen the manuscript templates that we offer to authors (with all the margins set properly) for 5x8 and 6x9 sizes - and have been updated to reflect "2017". The templates are available in Microsoft Word format (both .doc and .docx) and also RTF format - so whatever type of word processing ....
Wednesday January 4, 2017 at 9:00am
Wishing all authors and readers a very Happy New Year 2017. We hope everyone had a great Christmas break, and are gearing up into 2017 .. not always an easy process after all the mince pies. We hope everyone has a very happy and fruitful 2017.We've got some great updates coming to FeedaRead in 2017 for authors to enjoy but in the interim, happy writing!The FeedaRead Team.
Tuesday September 13, 2016 at 1:11am
Many congratulations to FeedARead author John Nicholl whose book Portraits of the Dead: A gripping serial killer thriller has reached the Top 300 on Amazon!
Tuesday July 12, 2016 at 3:40am
Congratulations to FeedARead author Norma Mackrell on the launch of her book Oxenhope in the Great Wa.r“I just wanted to thank you so much for organising the swift processing and printing of my book. The copies arrived well in time for the launch last Friday, and they looked wonderful. The launch went really well and was attended by the Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. Everyone praised the quality of the book, and they are hopefully enjoying the contents as well! Many people who have bought....
Tuesday May 3, 2016 at 8:15pm
The winner of the following competition is David Ryan. Many congratulations to David. We will let members know when we launch our next competition.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique is open until 31st July 2016. There is also another separate competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique which you can enter by clicking here How to Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each of the 6 books below and enter your favourite 3 extracts as detailed below. All....
Friday April 29, 2016 at 11:12am
Anthony Horowitz retweets FeedARead author's book review - The Grave Concerns Of Jennifer Lloyd by Ian Kingsley, available now on Amazon and other booksellers.Creative publicity on social media can be a great way to spread the word about your writing.'Reviewing great books like The Grave Concerns Of Jennifer Lloyd by @authorkingsley is a real privilege #bookboost http://ow.ly/10lI3l'The author reports, "I did a Goodreads Giveaway which got 846 signed up plus well over 200 putting it on their 'to....
Wednesday April 27, 2016 at 1:49pm
Royalties statements are now available to view - and payments are being made via paypal to all those over the minimum threshold of £25 or equivalent - payments will be completed by the 26th April 2016. To view your royalty statement, login and click My Earnings on the left menu. Please ensure you have added your Paypal email address by clicking Where to Pay Royalties on the left menu so that payment can be made for due royalties.  Increase your royalties    For all auth....
Saturday April 2, 2016 at 2:15am
The winner of the following competition is Paula Hoskins. Many congratulations to Paula.The following free-to-enter competition to win a Bloomsbury Editor critique closing date was 30th June 2016. How to Enter: Simply read a brief extract from each of the 6 books below and enter your favourite 3 extracts as detailed below. All nationalities are welcome to enter. You are also welcome to publish your own book through FeedARead too. It is free to set up and sell your book as a bookstore quality pap....
Wednesday March 16, 2016 at 4:01pm
We are excited to announce that we've introduced some new features for authors on the FeedaRead.com website.Since we started about 5 years ago, paperbacks have been what authors have commonly asked for - and our easy publishing system allowed authors to publish those books online.We've listened to what authors have asked for and now you can create a hardback online too as well as paperback if you wish.The hardback publishing process is slightly different (primarily as hardbacks have a dust jacke....