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Barbadum Books will start with my titles, and expand to the works of others. Barbadum is Latin for Bearded so let's see how it grows.
Barbadum Books will start with my titles, and expand to the works of others. Barbadum is Latin for Bearded so let's see how it grows.
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    All Digital

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    Signed Copy Of The Feedstore Chronicles

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    Audiobook

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    Short Critique

    I will critique up to 15k words of your manuscript offering solid feedback on pace, voice, plot, and characterization. This will not be a line edit for grammar or typos or punctuation. I am not the guy you want doing that anyway. I can't promise I will love your work, but I do promise to offer my honest, constructive criticism based on my years of writing experience.

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    The Trio

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    Listen and Read Combo

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    Skype Chat

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    Also we will coordinate a time to chat for at least a half hour via Skype or in person if you live in Amarillo to chat about the books, writing or the world in general.

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    Name It Big

    You can pick a name of a reoccurring character of my choosing in Waiting On The River. You can also choose, the audio version of The Feedstore Chronicles delivered via emailed file or a signed print copy,plus signed Printed Copies of all Twisted Roads and Waiting On the River mailed direct to you before the new editions will be available publicly. Your name will also appear in the acknowledgements for the new novel.

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    Book Club Skype

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    Long Critique

    I will critique your complete manuscript of up to 120k words offering solid feedback on pace, voice, plot, and characterization. This will not be a line edit for grammar or typos or punctuation. I am not the guy you want doing that anyway. I can't promise I will love your work, but I do promise to offer my honest, constructive criticism based on my years of writing experience.

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    Book Club Visit (TX, OK, CO,NM)

    Ten signed print copies of the book of your choice plus an inperson visit (must live within 400 miles of Amarillo) of at least an hour to discuss and answer questions after the group has read.

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    The Tawny Kitaen

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    Personalized Short Story

    Your choice of all 3 ebooks or one print copy of book of your choice, plus I will write a personalized story using the character names and setting of your choice. Story will be at least 1000 words long, but probably closer to 2000 or 2500. You can pick any genre from children's to adult fiction and I will tailor it to your request within reasonable standards.

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    Name It

    You can pick a name of a minor character of my choosing in Waiting On The River. You also can choose between the audio version of The Feedstore Chronicles delivered via emailed file or a signed print copy, plus signed Printed Copies of both Twisted Roads and Waiting On the River mailed direct to you before the new editions will be available publicly. Your name will also appear in the acknowledgements for the new novel.

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