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PART II of Vincent Zandri’s Q & A with J. Carson Black: The Question of Multiple Climaxes

By on May 26, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
PART II of Vincent Zandri’s Q & A with J. Carson Black: The Question of Multiple Climaxes

Reporting on Amazon Bestselling Author Vincent Zandri’s blog post PART II of my Q & A with J. Carson Black: The Question of Multiple Climaxes Breaking News: J. Carson Black has three novels in the Amazon Top 100 #20 THE SHOP #28 THE DEVIL’S HOUR #59 DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN Okay, now that […]

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Amazon ranks Laura Cardinal Series crime thrillers 1,2,3 in Police Procedurals

By on May 24, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
Amazon ranks Laura Cardinal Series crime thrillers 1,2,3 in Police Procedurals

Breakaway Media author J. Carson Black’s Laura Cardinal Series today reached the top three positions on Amazon’s list for bestsellers in the Police Procedurals category. Why is this significant? Yes, the visibility and prestige of the ranking does translate into more sales, in addition to the sales that propelled the three Laura Cardinal thrillers to […]

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Is There a “Silver Bullet” to Achieving Bestselling E-book Sales?

By on May 22, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
Is There a “Silver Bullet” to Achieving Bestselling E-book Sales?

As bestselling author Vincent Zandri indicates below from his May 19, 2011 blog post, we will be publishing an ongoing conversation between him and J. Carson Black. As the digital publishing industry continues to evolve at breakneck speed, authors and their independent publishers like Breakaway Media will focus on best practices as these practices evolve […]

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Former Navy SEAL Landry in THE SHOP reflects Greitens’ Colbert recounting

By on May 12, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
Former Navy SEAL Landry in THE SHOP reflects Greitens’ Colbert recounting

When J. Carson Black researched her thriller The Shop, she wanted her character Cyril Landry, a former Navy SEAL, to recount in flashback a day of his BUD/S training, the “drown-proofing” referred to by Eric Greitens, former Navy SEAL, author of The Heart and the Fist, and today’s guest on Stephen Colbert’s The Colbert Report. […]

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Secrets of the Navy SEALs: Researching THE SHOP

By on May 8, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
Secrets of the Navy SEALs: Researching THE SHOP

Breakaway Media author J. Carson Black posted a new article on her site, jcarsonblack.com titled, Secrets of the Navy SEALs: Researching THE SHOP. In the article, she describes how she researched and developed her character Cyril Landry for The Shop and scenes for the Amazon bestselling thriller. Some of her sources, although willing to contribute […]

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NBC reports JSOC Killed Bin Laden – Cyril Landry in THE SHOP Shows How it’s Done

By on May 1, 2011 in J. Carson Black with 0 Comments
NBC reports JSOC Killed Bin Laden – Cyril Landry in THE SHOP Shows How it’s Done

Breakaway Media author J. Carson Black created the character of Cyril Landry, a former JSOC operative and Navy SEAL for her thriller novel THE SHOP. Now it is reported today that JSOC killed Osama Bin Laden — see how Landry, a fictional former Navy SEAL and JSOC operative demonstrates his expertise in THE SHOP.

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ePublishing savvy entrepreneurs will succeed

ePublishing savvy entrepreneurs will succeed

ePublishing is an industry where age-ism has no relevance. Like the Internet boom of the 1990’s, it does not matter how old you are, what matters is the quality of your vision, your passion, and most important, your product or service. I was intrigued by a recent TechCrunch article, “Internet Entrepreneurs Are Like Professional Athletes, […]

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