Friday, April 26, 2013

Free Contest ends Weds!

Contest Deadline: May 1st

There is still a chance to enter the Lance & Ringo Tails blog contest. Between now and May 1st, post a comment anywhere on this blog and you will be entered. There are other ways to enter as well, such as "Join this Site." Multiple entries are allowed, meaning you could win one, two, or all three prizes.

See the Contests page for more details about the prizes and the rules.

The contest closes at 11:59pm on Wednesday, May 1st. Any entries on Thursday, May 2nd will not be eligible for the contest.

Three winners will be selected and announced on May 3rd.

Good luck!
The prizes:

For Winner #1 ~ Key chain with Tail One

For Winner #2 ~ Key chain with Tail Two

For Winner #3 ~ Key chain with Tail Three

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Tail Three listed on eWords4kids

When Things Go Dark has been listed on a Children's Book Directory called eWords4kids.

From their "About" page: "This site is not only for authors to list their kids books, but a place for children, parents, grandparents, teachers, librarians etc. to find great books." Be sure to check them out.

And the free blog contest is still going on right now! To enter, simply post a comment anywhere on this blog. Plus there are other ways to enter, such as "Join the Site." See the Contests page for more info.

Lance and Ringo can't believe their good fortune.

You mean we get to be listed on eWords4kids? Cool!

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Tail Three on Goodreads

Lance & Ringo Tails on Goodreads

When Things Go Dark (Lance & Ringo Tails, #3)

If you are a member, you can now add When Things Go Dark to your bookshelf.

Sign-up for Goodreads (it's free) to become a member. The site is a wonderful place for book lovers to interact with other book lovers, share reviews, and add books to your shelf that you want to read.

The Goodreads process for any book:
  • Sign-up or login
  • Purchase and start reading a book (Tail Three is exclusively in the Kindle Store)
  • Add the book to your bookshelf in Goodreads
  • Mark your progress in Goodreads (want to read, currently reading, read)
  • When you finish the book, give a star review and/or written review
  • Join groups and talk about your favorite books

And don't forget, there is a blog contest going on right now! Free to enter, simply post a comment on this blog anywhere. Plus there are other ways to enter, such as "Join the Site." See the Contests page for more info.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

A new contest starts today!

From time to time, the Lance & Ringo Tails blog will host contests to help promote the latest tail.

Tail Three, When Things Go Dark, has been released and is available now for $0.99 in the Kindle Store.

To celebrate the occasion, a new contest begins today. It's free to enter. I'm giving away prizes to three winners.

The deadline: May 1, 2013
Contest closes 11:59 PM

The prizes: Key chains

Three winners = three chances to win

Each key chain has a picture of a Lance & Ringo Tails book cover.

For Winner #1 ~ Tail One key chain

Made from a rubbery material

For Winner #2 ~ Tail Two key chain

For Winner #3 ~ Tail Three key chain

The Fast and Simple Rules:

  • Post a comment anywhere on the blog, and each post equals one entry
  • "Join this Site" at the very bottom of the blog and follow publicly equals two entries AND you will be entered in all future blog contests (two entries) without having to do anything else
  • Email with your receipt from Amazon proving that you purchased Tail Three equals five entries
  • Post a comment that you bought Tail Three equals two more entries (above proof required, or this will only equal one entry)
Multiple entries mean you could win one, two, or all three prizes.

The Details and Disclaimers:

Visit the Contests link for detailed info on how to post a comment and how to "Join this site."

Once you "Join this site," you will be automatically given two entries in all future blog contests without having to do anything else. You can opt out of future contests if desired by emailing me ( or posting a comment asking to opt out of the contest.

Restrictions: Please keep all comments G-rated, or I may choose to delete them and you will not be entered in the contest. Any comments from spammers will be deleted. At this time, I can only ship the prizes within the U.S.

Monday, April 15, 2013

Now on Amazon: When Things Go Dark

Released Today:
When Things Go Dark

The third short story in the ebook series is now available for $0.99 in the Kindle Store. Click the cover or click HERE to purchase.

Tail Three reveals how tough times brought Lance and Ringo closer together. Animal lovers of all ages, enjoy the story.

For those who do not have a Kindle device, visit the Buy Books page for info on how to download a free Kindle app to your computer or preferred reading device.

Coming soon:
Stay tuned for the next Lance & Ringo Tails contest announcement.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Book cover preview: When Things Go Dark

Tail Three of Lance & Ringo Tails hits the electronic shelf in less than one week.

Next Monday, When Things Go Dark will be available for $0.99 in the Kindle store. Here is the first preview of the book cover.

On Apr 15th, click the Buy Books page to find links to purchase Tail Three. Click now for info on how to download a free Kindle app.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Release Date Announced: Tail Three

Tail Three
When Things Go Dark
Release Date: Monday, April 15, 2013

After much preparation, Tail Three is almost ready to hit the electronic shelf! When Things Go Dark will be available for $0.99 exclusively on Amazon via the Kindle Store. The short story, as told by their human, reveals how the brothers got through some tough times.

Amazon Prime members can read the tail for FREE when they borrow from the Kindle Lending Library. In order to access the Library, I believe Prime members must also have a Kindle device.

Visit the Buy Books page on Apr 15th to find purchase links. Click now to see info on how to download a free Kindle app.

Lance and Ringo have been eagerly awaiting the release of their third ebook. They try their best to keep busy in the meantime.

Ringo says this doesn't count as a real wrestling match.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Second Contest Winners Announced

The second Lance & Ringo Tails blog contest has come to an end. Lance and Ringo helped me pick the two winners.

Watch the video to see how.

Thank you so much to those who entered!

Glenda and Hank had two entries and it paid off!

And the winners are...

Winner #1- HANK

Winner #2- GLENDA

I will be in touch to arrange for you to receive your prize.

Winner #1 receives a spiral-bound notebook with Tail One on the cover.

Winner #2 receives a pair of handmade bookmarks.

Another contest will be announced in the near future. Be sure to enter! Then Lance or Ringo might pick your name as a winner in the contest video.

Visit the Contests page for the latest rules and prizes. Enter your email address beneath the "Follow by Email" header on the right side of the site to be notified of each new blog post, including contest announcements.

Monday, April 1, 2013

Last Day of Contest- No Foolin'!

Today is the last day to enter the latest Lance & Ringo Tails blog contest.

Winners announced Wednesday
Two winners will be announced on the blog Wednesday, April 3rd. Lance and Ringo are going to help me pick the winners.

Free to enter and many ways to do so. Post a comment anywhere on the blog, or "Join the Site," or email me that you bought Tail Two with a copy of the Amazon receipt before midnight tonight, and you will be entered (in some cases more than once) to win one of two prizes.

More details on the Contests page.

For Winner #1

For Winner #2