A Cloud with a Silver Lining

Author Don Massenzio

blood match front cover

I’m sure that many of you that supported my Kindle Scout campaign have received notification that my book, Blood Match, was not selected.

This message awaited me in my inbox yesterday:


Sure, I was disappointed. Anyone who has ever received a rejection letter from an agent or publisher feels that chipping away at your self-esteem.

When I looked at the statistics behind the campaign, however, I was encouraged.

The Kindle Scout program has this thing called the Hot List. The book started out on the list and ended very strongly on it.

stat1The graph shows that the book was on the hot list 11 out of 30 days and, more importantly, was on it consistently the last 6 days of the campaign (209 out of 720 total hours). Also, the campaign was viewed by over 4,000 people.

These statistics are much better than I expected with a first effort…

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About Anna Dobritt

Anna Dobritt is an independent eBook author and an indie publisher of RPG PDFs and fantasy maps through Cartography Unlimited for RPGs. She loves to read and write, and lives in Michigan. Anna enjoys watching Dr. Who, both the classic episodes from the 1960s-1980s and the current episodes. Anna has three trilogies in the queue: Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe – Volume 1: The Beginning has been released, and Volume 2: Discovery, is going through the editing and revision process, with plans to self-publish in 2016. Volume 3: Truth is currently being written. Two other trilogies are The Archivist — Lenara Lenquil Adventures, and the Guardian Blades Trilogy. Anna has self-published Volume 1 of the Ravynwyng Chronicles Universe titled The Beginning; three short stories: The Hunter, First Raven, Raven Voice; a novelette titled Raven Flight, and a collection of short fiction titled Whispers from Within. Where the imagination soars on glowing wings! May the words ever flow!
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One Response to A Cloud with a Silver Lining

  1. Thanks for sharing this Anna

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