Category Archive: Book News

Sep 12

My little announcement regarding “publishing” and “contract”


Here’s my teaser tweet from last night: I've got a little announcement I'll, uh, announce tomorrow. It has to do with 2 of the following 3 words: publishing contract killer — Steve Umstead (@SteveUmstead) September 11, 2013 While “contract killer” would make for a very interesting announcement, it’s not that. As a friend pointed out online, I’ve already …

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Feb 19

New lower price on Gabriel’s Redemption, book 1 of the scifi trilogy – $2.99/£1.99/€2.99

[Insert witty and entertaining comment here] ‘Nuff said – now Gabriel’s Redemption is $2.99 (£1.99, €2.99 in most non-US) for the major e-reader platforms. Maybe it’s permanent, maybe not…gamble if you must. If gambling’s not your thing, pick it up now at the following fine retailers: Kindle US Kindle UK Nook iBookstore Kobo Pray that …

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Feb 11

I’m giving away the Gabriel trilogy, autographed, in original cover design. Could be a collector’s item. Or not…


WINNER ANNOUNCED: A grand total of 470 entries were received (wow, many thanks!), and after plugging that into, the Internets have picked a winner. Drum roll please: Big congrats to Michael Wilson, winner of the autographed Gabriel trilogy. I’ll be contacting you soon…and a huge thanks to all who participated! I might have another …

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Dec 03

Wrinkled Shorts – releasing a collection of my short stories in one volume


Huge exciting news! Okay, honestly – not so huge, not that exciting, but news nonetheless. I’ve put together all of my short stories into one collection, with a bonus story added. It’s like getting 20% additional for free! [Insert infomercial voice here.] The new volume, called WRINKLED SHORTS, is now available for Kindle and Nook, …

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