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Self-Publishing Stars of 2015 is the list of self-published books that received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly’s Booklife service, which allows self-publishers to submit work for review in that venerable institution.

And I’m on it.

Apparently, only 18 books in the fiction category received stars this year. That’s a pretty small list, and I’m pleased to be on it.

Also, next time I should seriously consider how my titles turn out in alphabetized lists.

You can buy the book here

Mirrored from Harry Connolly. You can comment here but not there.


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Dec. 17th, 2015 01:24 am (UTC)
That is downright cool. Congratulations. The trilogy was great and deserves recognition.
Dec. 17th, 2015 05:36 am (UTC)
Thank you.
Dec. 17th, 2015 09:51 am (UTC)
Oh, wow! That's really cool! Congratulations!
Dec. 17th, 2015 02:07 pm (UTC)
Thank you. I had no idea how rare those stars were when I got one.
Dec. 23rd, 2015 04:34 pm (UTC)
The reviewer needs to explicitly tell the editor, "This book deserves a star, it's one of the best of it's kind" and then the editor needs to agree.

Source: my wife has occasionally worked as a PW reviewer.
Dec. 23rd, 2015 07:23 pm (UTC)
Thank you!
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