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Taerak's Void
by M. R. Mathias

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Taerak's Void
(Book One of Fantastica)
A new series by multiple award winning author, M. R. Mathias

After finding a strange medallion and some maps with markings that no one in his village can understand, Braxton Bray decides to take it all to the Hall of Scholars in the kingdom's capital. But greed is everywhere. Braxton and a tough young female caravan guard named Nixy are forced to run for their lives, for someone else wants what Braxton found and is willing to go to great lengths to take it from him.

With a hefty, kingdom wide, bounty on their heads, not even the great wizards of the Sorcerious can help them. Left with nothing but each other, Braxton and Nixy have no choice but to get on a ship and go on an adventure that will take them places they would have otherwise never imagined. Elves, dwarves, giant gothicans, and trolls, treacherous forests on distant shores, love, death, terror, and magic all await...

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I didn't receive the invitation yet.
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I didn't receive anything -- by the way was my book, Alice in Sinland approved? I'm asking cause I'm planning a promo around the same time, so I must know for sure. Thanks

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I sent out FB invites to everyone, but I did this in a group, and I'm not sure if it worked :)
If you find you didn't get the invite (give it a while), let me know and I'll do something different.
Thanks!
Renee

Nothing showed up for me but I'm also not sure where to look.

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I had to send out individual invites to the FB group. I'm caught up as of this morning. If you didn't receive one, check your spam folders :)
If you still don't find it, let me know.

Also, is anyone good with graphics and would volunteer to create something for the FB and twitter posts? Here is an example from the SFF promo:

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=10153715170007403&id=47413357402

https://twitter.com/pattyjansen/status/671828408683204608/photo/1

Thanks!

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I didn't receive anything -- by the way was my book, Alice in Sinland approved? I'm asking cause I'm planning a promo around the same time, so I must know for sure. Thanks

Yes, I'll approve it.

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Also, is anyone good with graphics and would volunteer to create something for the FB and twitter posts? Here is an example from the SFF promo:

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=10153715170007403&id=47413357402

https://twitter.com/pattyjansen/status/671828408683204608/photo/1

Thanks!
I can throwsomethong together in the next few saysusing GIMP. Or you could try Canva
Translation: I can throw something together in the next few days using GIMP. Or you could try Canva.
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Yes, I'll approve it.

Thanks for letting me know. But except the email right after I subscribed to be notified of future promos, I didn't receive anything else adn I am checking the promo folder at Gmail each day.

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I can't find anything anywhere. I sent you an email. :)
 

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Thanks for letting me know. But except the email right after I subscribed to be notified of future promos, I didn't receive anything else adn I am checking the promo folder at Gmail each day.

You're supposed to reply back with your Facebook email to get the invite to the group.

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I just received my invitation to the Facebook group and joined. Thanks!

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I submitted In Search of Jessica for the 99c promo in May, but I've not had any word back. Checked my spam folder... nothing inviting me to join any facebook group.


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I submitted In Search of Jessica for the 99c promo in May, but I've not had any word back. Checked my spam folder... nothing inviting me to join any facebook group.

I'm not sending out emails to let people know if they are accepted yet. I look at the books as I put them on the site, and I haven't had time to do much yet. I hope to get all that I've received finished by the end of this weekend.

I sent out another invite to you on Facebook :)

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I have all the books on the site. If I missed anyone, please let me know.
There is still time for new signups.
Also, we have 10 people who have signed up to receive the email. Some I think are authors, but we might have a few readers :)

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last chance to submit a book - closing the May promo tomorrow - we have about 60 books so far :)

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Thanks so much for putting this together, Renee! Your hard work is much appreciated!
 

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Thanks so much for putting this together, Renee! Your hard work is much appreciated!

You're welcome.

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Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #141 on: May 06, 2016, 11:05:04 AM »
A quick thing: I don't have time to immediately check your book and add it to the page when you sign up. I'll get to it when I can. Right now I'm emailing if there's an issue with your book, but as we grow, this may not be feasible (i.e. read the directions to avoid issues).
If you are planning other promos around our promo, please contact me and I'll check sooner.
Many thanks!
Renee
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Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #142 on: May 07, 2016, 11:35:23 AM »
I'm closing the May promo to submissions. I will post when the June promo is open (and I should have some results to share). Thanks everyone for the interest. We have over 60 authors in the promotion :)
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Re: Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #143 on: May 07, 2016, 06:01:51 PM »
I'm looking forward to seeing what results we get with this. Thanks for setting it up, Renee.

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Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #144 on: May 08, 2016, 11:33:08 AM »
I just took a couple minutes to review Patty's thread from about pg 35 through today's posts. Those cover her most recent promotion and there are some good examples of how people are sharing the links. There are some detailed instructions on how to get the URL for the FB post (not just the image URL) that was helpful to me. I plan to email my lists on the Wed prior (but without any links to the website) to give advance notice, and then email again on the promo days with link.
Am I right that we should be posting our posts/tweets etc in this thread too so that others can go share and like them too.
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Re: Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #145 on: May 08, 2016, 01:00:05 PM »
Am I right that we should be posting our posts/tweets etc in this thread too so that others can go share and like them too.

I think we should, so that we can like/share/+1/favorite/etc. each other's posts, which will increase their visibility to our respective online connections.

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Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #146 on: May 12, 2016, 07:52:47 AM »
I thought and in the FB group Renee wrote that she will send tomorrow an email with the FB and Twitter links to share so that they get more shares, retweets, likes, etc. Just like Patty. or at least I thought so.

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Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #147 on: May 12, 2016, 08:17:01 AM »
Hmm, I tired signing up on the website but the sign up button doesnt seem to work...  ???

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Re: Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #148 on: May 12, 2016, 08:48:32 AM »
Hmm, I tired signing up on the website but the sign up button doesnt seem to work...  ???

Hi, do you mean the sign-up for authors at the bottom of the page? If it didn't work, can you tell me (or PM me) and let me know what happened, so I can get it fixed? I don't see any issue from this end.
Or was it something else?
Thanks,
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Re: Re: Renee's mystery/thriller promo thread - May promo closed
« Reply #149 on: May 12, 2016, 08:49:33 AM »
I thought and in the FB group Renee wrote that she will send tomorrow an email with the FB and Twitter links to share so that they get more shares, retweets, likes, etc. Just like Patty. or at least I thought so.

Yes, I will be sending out an email.

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