Episode 44: Edwin Downward

 

Hi Everyone! Today I’m reading the first chapter from Space Opera novel Synergy of Hopes by indie author Edwin Downward. Have a listen, and feel free to drop a line in the comments or on twitter (@cantankerousben) to tell me what you think constitutes a space opera. I’m curious to hear from you!

You can find Edwin here at his website, and also here at his Amazon Author Page. As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission.

Thanks and see you back for another reading next week 🙂

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Episode 43: Craig A. Price, Jr.

 

Hi Everyone! Today I’m very excited to read from the work of indie fantasy author Craig A. Price, Jr. Craig recently made the USA Today Bestseller list, and he has a great presence on Wattpad. You can find him here at his website and also here at his Amazon Author Page.

As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission. Thanks for listening, and come back next week!

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Episode 42: H.C. Harrington

 

Hello everyone, and happy 2018! Welcome back to The Book Speaks Podcast, after a two-week winter holiday hiatus. We’re back and ready to roar through a great year of indie author readings, starting with coming-of-age epic fantasy from H.C. Harrington this week.

You can find H.C. online here, and also here at his Amazon Author Page. As always, this reading does not come from an audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission.

Come back next week for some more epic fantasy! And in the meantime, don’t forget to like the post, rate or review in iTunes, or say hi in the comments or on Twitter. Hi!

Episode 41: Dan C. Rinnert

 

It’s a good one today, kiddos! I’m reading from Dan’s Lame Novel by indie novelist (novellist?) Dan C. Rinnert. Strap in, you’re in for a treat.

You can find Dan here at his website, and also here at his Amazon Author Page. As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission.

Episode 40: Al Macy

 

Today I’m reading the first chapter from Al Macy’s A Mind Reader’s Christmas: An Eric Beckman MysteryThe book is just 99cents today, 12/16/2017, so grab it while it’s hot!

You can find Al’s fiction here at his blog, as well as here at his Amazon Author Page. And here’s the music site I mentioned, his jazz piano page, in conjunction with this book: Becoming a Great Sight-Reader (Or Not). Check it out!

As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission.

Join me next week for my last reading of 2017! A reminder: I’m taking the week of 12/30 off, so there will be a gap before 2018. But I’ll be back with a vengeance on 1/6. Thanks for listening!

Episode 39: Alyssa Jefferson

 

Hello! Today I’m reading from Christmas Melody, a romance for the holidays by up-and-comer Alyssa Jefferson! You can find Alyssa here at her own blog, and also here at her Amazon Author Page. This week Christmas Melody is just 99cents on a Kindle Countdown deal–check it out!–and you can also read her novel Mr. Darcy & Elizabeth: A Pride and Prejudice Variation Romance for free with a Kindle Unlimited subscription.

As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with the author’s permission.

In the show I also mention a sci-fi short story anthology I’ve been included in. Grab your copy of The Guardian here on Amazon. The paperback might make a great Christmas gift!

Thanks everyone 🙂 See you all back here next Saturday for another indie author reading.

Episode 38: Samantha Lee

 

Hi all! Today I read from indie author of romantic fantasy, Samantha Lee 🙂 As always, this reading does not come from an official audiobook, and is presented here with her permission.

You can find Samantha here at her website, and also here at her Amazon Author Page. Thanks for stopping in!