Category Archives: Self-Publishing

ANNOUNCING The Dream Spinner, a Brief Cat Fantasy by Mollie Hunt

  A long time ago, before the Crazy Cat Lady, before Placid River, before I knew I was going to quit my day job and hole up in a plush cave to write full time, I imagined. I imagined all … Continue reading

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IT’S A DATE! CAT CALL LAUNCH SCHEDULED

    When a friend suffers a bizarre accident on the set of a television pilot, Lynley takes over her job as cat handler, only to find out the show is “hexed” and murder is waiting in the wings.  —Cat … Continue reading

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CAT’S PAW: IT’S ALMOST TIME!

Cat’s Paw, from the back cover: “When cat shelter volunteer Lynley Cannon attends an elite creative retreat at the world-famous Cloverleaf Animal Sanctuary in the San Juan Islands, she gets more than a lesson in art. Accused by vigilantes of … Continue reading

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BOOK GIVEAWAY for COPY CATS by Mollie Hunt

I’m running an Amazon Giveaway for Copy Cats, #2 in my Crazy Cat Lady mystery series. Beginning today, April 22, and running through April 26, you can get Copy Cats free. From the back cover: If your cat told you there … Continue reading

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SELF-PUBLISHING: IS IT THE S-WORD?

  The debate is on – Is self-publishing a dirty word? Can real writers self-publish or is it merely a club for writer-wanabees? I won’t even get into the dispute whether Amazon is a viable publisher; I don’t have those … Continue reading

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10 THINGS WRITERS LOVE ABOUT SELF-PUBLISHING

  You’re published! Screw you, New York City Big Publishing Syndicate! 2.  When you Google yourself, your name comes up with your book title instead of a defunct LinkedIn page or an ad to find your classmates. Write what you write: … Continue reading

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PARTY ON THE PLACID RIVER! COME AS YOU ARE

  Welcome to my little Virtual Launch Party. My mystery, Placid River Runs Deep, comes out on Amazon today. (See it here.) Grab a glass of champagne (or more likely cup of coffee if it’s as early for you as it … Continue reading

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PUBLISHING, MY MOTHER, & ROMANCING THE STONE

  That opening scene of Romancing the Stone, one of my favorite movies: Our introvert heroine puts the finishing touches on her latest book, then celebrates with her cat. A plate of tuna with a sprig of parsley for Romeo … Continue reading

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PLACID RIVER RUNS DEEP Preview

Like stones beneath Placid River, a dark tragedy lurks. Placid River Runs Deep will be my first published non-cat mystery. It takes place in 2010, involving a woman who has just found out she has hepatitis C. This is before the “cure”, remember, … Continue reading

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Mollie Hunt’s Extremely Informal Newsletter

Hello friends! Lots going on now that I’ve “retired” from my “real” job to fulfill my desire to write. I spent the first week on vacation in Mazatlán with my husband for our 20th wedding anniversary, so I’ve really only … Continue reading

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