Category Archives: Marketing

Crime writers on the move

Great weather for our trip to Burlington, Ont., yesterday! I joined four fellow Mesdames of Mayhem at the Burlington Heritage Fair at the Burlington Library. This year’s event, Women on the Move, celebrated women in the arts, politics, business and … Continue reading

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Imajin paperbacks on chapters.ca

Exciting news! Imajin Books’ trade paperbacks are now listed on Chapters.ca and available for online ordering at Chapters/Coles/Indigo stores and kiosks. Chapters.ca has most of our titles up, but is still updating books covers and some info. Here is the … Continue reading

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Busy spreading the word!

It’s been a busy past few days that have driven home the importance of strong networks for writers. On Friday, I pitched Safe Harbor and Black Water –and their heroine Pat Tierney — to librarians at the Ontario Library Association’s … Continue reading

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Another tweetheart!

I never cease to marvel at the extent of the reach of social media. It would be a serious mistake for an author to turn his or her back on all the benefits that being “social” online can reap. For … Continue reading

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Imajin Books’ Summer Sizzle

Tomorrow is the first day of August, and exciting things will happen in threes at Imajin Books throughout the month of August! ONE: Share the Imajin Books Buzz Contest. Share Imajin events on Twitter and Facebook, and share you photos … Continue reading

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Meeting paperback readers

Toronto’s flagship Indigo store invited me to do a meet-and-greet, so I spent four hours in the store’s Mystery section yesterday presiding over twin stacks of SAFE HARBOR and BLACK WATER. It was a golden opportunity to meet paperback readers. … Continue reading

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My weekend with two Mels

This weekend, I had the pleasure of being “interviewed” by two authors—both of them called Mel. Like myself, they are celebrating the release of second novels in their series. It was fun—and energizing—to join forces to promote our new books. … Continue reading

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