Wow, what a great meeting we had last week with six members and a guest in attendance.
We celebrated the great news that Debbie's memoir of her father and accompanying historic photographs will be used in a display at the Adelaide Migration Museum in the near future.
We shared some interesting statistics about romance novels, print vs eBook in America. Romantic suspense is the most popular genre, but the sales of print and eBooks are roughly the same.
In print: romantic suspense (53%); contemporary romance (41%); historical romance (34%); erotic romance (33%); New Adult (26%); paranormal romance (19%); Young Adult romance (18%); and Christian romance (17%).
E-book: romantic suspense (48%); contemporary romance (44%); erotic romance (42%); historical romance (33%); paranormal romance (30%); New Adult (26%); Young Adult romance (18%); and Christian romance (14%).
Don't miss out on the Campbell Town Literary Awards for local short stories. There are cash prizes and this year's theme is the art of deception. Entries close 1st July·
Joel recommended these free 'writing excuses' podcasts.
Check out Sandy's new BOOK TRAILER for 'Inheriting Fear'.