Sunday, May 26, 2013

Tail Four listed on eWords4kids

The Tails of Battle has been listed on a Children's Book Directory called eWords4kids.

Lance and Ringo stop swapping stories to hear about this!

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 ends Saturday! 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 and to see pictures of the handmade jewelry prizes.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Tail Four on Goodreads

Lance & Ringo Tails on Goodreads
The Tails of Battle (Lance & Ringo Tails, #4)

If you are a member, you can now add The Tails of Battle 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 Four 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.

Thursday, May 16, 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 Four, The Tails of Battle, 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: June 1, 2013
Contest closes 11:59 PM

The prizes: Handmade jewelry inspired by Lance & Ringo Tails
(made by me)

For winner #1 ~ A Geneva watch with stainless steel

Black, white, and silver (gray) to represent Lance and Ringo

For winner #2 ~ Earrings with surgical steel hooks and heart charm with dog and cat paw prints

Black and white to represent Lance

For winner #3 ~ Earrings with surgical steel hooks and heart charm with dog and cat paw prints

Gray and white to represent Ringo

The Fast and Simple Rules:

  • Post a comment anywhere on the blog, and each post equals one entry
  • "Join this Site" at the right side 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 Four equals five entries
  • Post a comment that you bought Tail Four equals two more entries (above proof required, or this will only equal one entry)
All current followers who are pictured beneath the "Join this Site" button have already received two entries into this contest.

Multiple entries mean you could win one, two, or all three prizes.

Visit the Contests page for the detailed rules.

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.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Now on Amazon: The Tails of Battle

Released Today:
The Tails of Battle


The fourth 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 Four reveals the legends of Lance and Ringo's battles. 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.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Tail Two and Tail Three: FREE ebooks

So you haven't gotten a chance to purchase Tail Two or Tail Three yet. How would you like to read them both for FREE right before you buy Tail Four?

Now that the release date for The Tails of Battle has been announced for May 15th, I'd like to offer a special promotion.

The Overthrow Plot will be available free of charge for two days, May 13th and 14th.
When Things Go Dark will be available free of charge for three days, May 13th, 14th, and 15th.

Visit the Kindle Store to get your free downloads. On May 15th, you will also be able to purchase Tail Four.

Mark your calendar

May 2013
12 Sunday
13 Monday

Tail Two FREE
Tail Three FREE
14 Tuesday

Tail Two FREE
Tail Three FREE
15 Wednesday

Tail Three FREE
Tail Four $0.99
16 Thursday

This is your last chance to get Tail Two for free. Don't miss out!

Lance and Ringo love free ebooks.

Lance could celebrate all day!

Ringo may even come out of his "house" for news as good as this!

Friday, May 10, 2013

Book cover preview: The Tails of Battle

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

Next Wednesday, The Tails of Battle will be available for $0.99 in the Kindle store. Here is the first preview of the book cover.

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

Monday, May 6, 2013

Release date announced: Tail Four

Tail Four
The Tails of Battle
Release Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2013

After much preparation, Tail Four is almost ready to hit the electronic shelf! The Tails of Battle will be available for $0.99 exclusively on Amazon via the Kindle Store. The short story, as told by their human, follows the brothers into their legends of battle.

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 May 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 fourth ebook. Ringo would like to demonstrate how.

Ringo believes that was another battle he won.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Third Contest Winners Announced

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

Watch the video to see how.

Thank you so much to those who entered!

Almost every contestant received two entries because they Joined the Site as Followers!

And the winners are...

Winner #1- MELISSA

Winner #2- ALYSSA

Winner #3- COLEEN

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

Winner #1 will receive a Tail One key chain

Winner #2 will receive a Tail Two key chain

Winner #3 will receive a Tail Three key chain

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.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Last day of Free Contest

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

Winners announced Friday
Three winners will be announced on the blog Friday, May 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 three prizes.

More details on the Contests page.

For Winner #1 ~ Tail One key chain

Made of a rubbery material

For Winner #2 ~ Tail Two key chain

For Winner #3 ~ Tail Three key chain