Author Archive: Marie Martin

A Big Surprise!

  The other day an email from Amazon arrived in my in box. I opened it and it was advertising that Prime day is back and they had my four books listed in a row at the top. Thank you, Amazon for the promotion and I did see an uptick in sales. You just never …

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Ratham Creek on free Kindle download.

Ratham Creek is free on Kindle 6/2-6/3 2018.  I had a new cover made for Ratham Creek and feel it’s a much better image for the thumb nail on the Amazon sales page. I am offering free kindle downloads to readers on 6/2-6/3 2018.  Here’s the new cover. My late husband helped with the research …

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Montana Boy.

Just a Montana boy with his fishing pole at a pristine lake. Life is good.

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My Yard Is In Bloom

  I was out mowing today and got to looking at the perennials that were in bloom and it dawned on me it is actually the middle of May already. there is a hidden picture snapper in one of them.  I love the early blooms.  

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Maternal Harbor

 Spread out during the months of April, May, and June BooksGoSocial will be promoting Maternal Harbor. Their suggestion was for me to do some blogging about the story behind the book. It sounds like a reasonable request so I will turn my attention on the first book I  published on Amazon Kindle. For this posting …

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Fun New Review

A fun new review on Mrs. Sedgewick. Sharing it because golf season is almost here. 5 stars Don’t Mess With Mrs. Sedgewick Scores a WHOLE in One ByAmazon Customeron March 26, 2018 Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase Don’t Mess With Mrs. Sedgwick is a complete delight. With just enough suspense and lots of humor, Marie F. …

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Sneak Preview

Yesterday I managed to write the words “The End” on my new story. Now the rewriting begins but the storyline is there. So fun. Here is a sneak preview of the book cover built by Art by Karri. She is a gem of a designer. I have some months of working on the manuscript ahead …

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Limping?

My golfing buddies better be high stepping and without limps. Only a few months until green grass and mowed fairways.

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Harbored Secrets Free ON Kindle

Jan 14th and 15th, 2018 Harbored Secrets will be on free promotion. A good time to download a read for your new Kindle you got at Christmas. Reviewers have been kind to Harbored. 638 reviews with a 4.4 rating. Check them out on my sales page. http://amzn.to/1c8YYaC In May of 1935, Blinny Platt’s homestead shack burns …

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Self-Publishing after age 70

The following is an article I did for an online magazine, Women Writers, Women’s books.  It was published Oct 18 One of the first questions I usually get at book signings or in front of groups is how I managed to write, publish and sell four novels in the five years after I turned seventy. …

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