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#1 Andrew Nelson

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 07:14 PM

Well, since I got my start here at AQC I thought it was only fitting that I make my announcement here, especially in the Mystery / Thriller section.

 

My first novel, Perfect Pawn, has been published through Amazon and is currently available as an e-book.

 

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00G5U6JH2

 

If you have a Kindle, please take a look and read the first two and a half chapters. If you like it, I would appreciate your support.

 

For those of you, like me, who prefer a printed book I am in the final stages of the formatting / cover art and it will be available as a trade paperback in the next week or so.

 

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#2 thrownbones

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Posted 28 October 2013 - 03:22 PM

Congrats Andrew! Nice work!


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#3 Andrew Nelson

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Posted 28 October 2013 - 04:15 PM

Thank you Robert. Now I get to do my 1st interview for a local radio station tomorrow......... that should be a blast. 


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Posted 29 October 2013 - 06:57 PM

Well? How'd it go? I bet it went very well, right?


The first Mark Mallen novel, Untold Damage, is now available via Midnight Ink! Look for the second Mark Mallen novel, Critical Damage in April of 2014 (Should we all be here, natch).

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#5 Andrew Nelson

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 07:17 PM

Robert, yes it went very well. I'm actually having my wife do some research on some other local radio / newspaper outlets and see if I can get them to do some feature pieces. Something to get my name out there locally.


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Posted 14 November 2013 - 08:45 AM

There is something amazing about getting the first proof copies of the printed book in you hands !! Yesterday the UPS driver dropped them off and I have to say they look great. My wife did the first review yesterday and I will do one today. Can't wait for them to finally be available on line !!


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#7 Andrew Nelson

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Posted 24 January 2014 - 02:33 PM

Just an update, Perfect Pawn is now available for the Barnes and Noble NOOK and also through KOBO.


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Posted 25 January 2014 - 12:20 AM

I'm really happy for you, Andrew (even though I don't actually know you).  It is always good to hear of someone's hard work paying off.  

 

Cheers!

 

P.S.  I wanted to share your book info on my author Facebook page but couldn't find any post that gave me a choice to share. Let me know if you have something like that. 



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Posted 25 January 2014 - 10:53 AM

Gina

 

I really appreciate that. Here are some links to where the cyber world can find me: http://andrewgnelson...cial-media.html


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Posted 29 January 2014 - 09:16 PM

Perfect Andrew.  I'm sure some of my fans and friends will check you out!



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Posted 30 January 2014 - 02:16 PM

Hope they enjoy it Gina !!


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Posted 06 February 2014 - 05:46 PM

Congrats Andrew! Looks like you're getting some great reviews.


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Posted 07 February 2014 - 10:24 AM

Thanks MJ, yes the book is doing very well and the reviews coming back have been very encouraging.Hope to have the sequel released shortly.


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Posted 06 March 2014 - 06:50 PM

As a lead up to the upcoming release of Queen's Gambit, I have decided to host another giveaway for a free print copy of Perfect Pawn over at Goodreads.

The contest runs until March 17th (maybe a little luck of the Irish will be with you !) and the winner is selected by the fine folks at Goodreads.

Follow the link for more details:

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