Exposing your work, on #LisaBurtonRadio


Craig Boyak and Lisa Burton Radio share a comprehensive list of promotional opportunities on his #blog Entertaining Stories.

Entertaining Stories

Lisa Burton

Hi, all, and welcome to another edition of Lisa Burton Radio. This week is a special edition, because it’s geared to all you authors out there. It might give some good ideas to bloggers who want to host guests too.

Today, I’ve collected a group of power bloggers who host authors on their sites. This gives an author a way to reach a larger audience than they might if they were simply posting about date-night or something. This means when you have a new book to promote, or maybe to give an older title a secondary push.

We’re going to start by addressing the three-hundred-pound gorilla in the room, and I mean that literally. Chris The Storyreading Ape, hosts one of the largest author blogs around. “Did you get my fruit basket, Chris?”

“Yes I did thanks, Lisa – very thoughtful of you to use edible leaves to weave the…

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Sneak Off and Read: Lines with the topic, FAMILY #RSsos #RomSuspense


In celebration of Thanksgiving week, The Sisterhood of Suspense share lines with the theme-Family

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#OneLineSunday by #RSsos Lines with the topic, FAMILY

Interested in reading more? Click on the book covers below for information about the novel and the author.


Was there a real threat, or just Rob’s perception of one? If there was, how could he protect his family from a threat that was unseen and unknown?

Sam Bradley w/a McKenna Sinclair


“You know I have no family, Del. Josh was all the family I had.”

Claire Gem


Who was in danger? Family members? The Barbies? Other classmates? Why reach out to me after more than two decades of silence?

Joanne Guidoccio


Two steps inside and the warmth of walls with a long history of family wrapped around her.

Kathryn Jane


“He sounds like a wonderful man. I’m sure you miss them all.” She wanted to learn more about his family. Her heart ached knowing she’d never get the chance to meet them.

S.A.Taylor

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Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Weekly Round Up – Brussel Sprouts, Fire Ants, music, books, health, humour and a full guest list


Have you signed up for Sally Cronin’s Christmas party yet? It’s going to be a blast!

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

Welcome to a round up of the posts from the week that you might have missed. And also a reminder of some of the Christmas Promotions coming up later in December.

The main one is a 12 Day party beginning on 13th of December until 24th December. I have some special guests appearing each day, in the form of contributors to the blog, and I am delighted that many of you are already signed up for one of the days. Out of the original 40 spots I just have 15 left. This is an opportunity to showcase your blog or books, even if you have already or will be featured in the other Christmas promotions. All I am looking for is 100 words (approx) about your favourite Christmas Gift ever… full details are here Twelve days of Christmas Party

I am also working my way through the Cafe and Bookstore…

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#Poetryreadathon – Poetry, poetry everywhere Part 1


Join Robbie Cheadle on a poetry readathon!

Robbie's inspiration

Granddad poem

I have recently launched a book of poetry, together with fellow South African, Kim Blades. In celebration of this achievement which I have been working on for the past five years, I have decided to host a Poetry Readathon on my blog starting on 1 December 2018 and ending on 15 January 2019.

Part 1 of the Poetry Readathon will comprise of reading and reviewing poetry books. I have selected eight books below for you to choose from if you would like to participate.  You can link to my post and I will share your review on my blog and to my Facebook poetry sharing page as well as other social media.

Part 2 of the Poetry Readathon will comprise posts introducing you to some of the poetry bloggers who don’t have books but who write wonderful poetry and share it on their blogs. If you are a poetry blogger and…

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