All Posts by Vanessa Kier

September Issue of The KierDevil News Is Out!

The September edition of my KierDevils newsletter went out on Thursday, September 6th. It includes a few new book trailer videos, including one that I decided not to make public. If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your Inbox, please check your Spam or Junk folder. For Gmail users, it might also be on […]

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The Writing Cave

Writers like to talk about writing in a cave. But until recently, that was only a metaphor for me. Lately, though, I’ve found that my creativity flows better if I pull the shades tight and keep the lights off. Then I open my manuscript in Scrivener’s composition mode. This way I only see my text document […]

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WAR: Disruption Book Trailer

Yep, I did it again! I made another book trailer. I can’t help it. They’re just so much FUN to make. 😀 This time I made one for WAR: Disruption, Book 1 in my WAR series. This version of the video was made specifically  to support the iBooks Australia/New Zealand promotion Get Hooked on a New […]

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Get Hooked on a New Series

Break the Winter Doldrums A rogue black ops agent and a former ballerina race to prevent a weapon of mass destruction lost in the West African jungle from falling into the wrong hands.For those of you living down under, WAR: Disruption, the first book in my WAR series, is part of a special promotion currently running […]

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I Made a Book Video!

Recently, I tried my hand at creating a book trailer. This is a video in the style of a movie trailer, but for a book. I decided to try this because I have a subscription to an online service that makes it super easy to put these together. And because I’m currently running a sale […]

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Why West Africa?

I sometimes get asked why I set my current series, WAR, in West Africa. Back in 2014 I wrote a blog post about this for Cynthia Woolf’s blog. I have a link to a PDF version of this post on the WAR series page, but I’ve pasted the full text below. One of the ironies of […]

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Father’s Day Sale!

The ebook of WAR: Intrusion, Book 2 in the WAR series, is on sale for $0.99 in celebration of Father’s Day. The sale runs June 14-20 on all major retailers.  Since the ebook of WAR: Disruption is also currently at $0.99, that means you can get both for less than $2. 😀 Share0 Share +10 Tweet0

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May Issue of My Newsletter Is Out!

Sorry for the late notification, but I sent out the May issue of my newsletter on May 31st (or June 1st, depending on your time zone). It includes the updated first chapter of Betrayal, Book 2 in the SSU series. If you’re a subscriber and don’t see it in your inbox, please check your Spam or […]

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