• Posts Tagged ‘Amazon’

    Amazon Redeemed

    by  • May 23, 2010 • reviews • 3 Comments

    In my more snarky moments, I have had some fun at the expense of Amazon’s review system (see The Amazon One Star Review and probably one or two other places as well). It’s therefore only fair that I draw your attention to my favourite Amazon reviewer. Step forward: Dr M von Vogelhausen. Over more...

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    The Amazon One-Star Review

    by  • October 16, 2009 • Publishing • 11 Comments

    If most reviews say more about the reviewer than what’s being reviewed, consider the Amazon One-Star review. These are generally a breed apart. A one-star review essentially says the work has such little value it should never have been released on the public. As a psychological road map, it’s invaluable. Take a look at...

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    Amazon Guest Blogs

    by  • July 9, 2009 • Book News • 0 Comments

    I’ve been invited to contribute to the Amazon.com blog on a weekly basis for the next three weeks. I’ll be talking about writing and the mysterious events it often conjures, plus background on Age of Misrule. You can find the first one here: The Invisible Hand of the Gods of Writing And the second...

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