The Best Books I Read in 2016

(Crossposted from a Neo-Renaissance Writer) THE FINALISTS Dark Places  by Gillian Flynn Gillian Flynn is a seriously talented writer, if only for the fact she can write totally unlikable protagonists and still compel you to finish the book. I applaud Continue reading The Best Books I Read in 2016

The Best Books I Read in 2016

THE FINALISTS Dark Places  by Gillian Flynn Gillian Flynn is a seriously talented writer, if only for the fact she can write totally unlikable protagonists and still compel you to finish the book. I applaud her decision to feature atypical Continue reading The Best Books I Read in 2016

A Look Back at 2016-the Debut of Castle Danger

(Crossposted from http://chrisnorbury.com) In a year when the Chicago Cubs FINALLY won the World Series and Donald Trump won the Presidency, perhaps the next least likely thing to happen is the publishing of Castle Danger. That accomplishment is perhaps one Continue reading A Look Back at 2016-the Debut of Castle Danger

A Look Back at 2016-the Debut of Castle Danger

In a year when the Chicago Cubs FINALLY won the World Series and Donald Trump won the Presidency, perhaps the next least likely thing to happen is the publishing of Castle Danger. That accomplishment is perhaps one of the greater Continue reading A Look Back at 2016-the Debut of Castle Danger

“Ask the Author” Up and Running at Goodreads.com

Hi, Everyone. Ever wonder what goes on in the mind of a novelist? My Goodreads “Ask the Author” section is up and running. Check it out at https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/15017649.Chris_Norbury Feel free to ask me a question, either here or at my Continue reading “Ask the Author” Up and Running at Goodreads.com

Correcting an Error of Omission

Just a quick note to say that the Book Club Discussion Questions for Castle Danger I thought I had posted here months ago are now available. Click on this link to check them out. Feel free to copy, paste, or Continue reading Correcting an Error of Omission

Undeveloped (?) Talent

(Cross-posted from a Trail Baboon contribution of mine) My wife and I spent a pleasant week in North Carolina with her sisters and respective families to celebrate Thanksgiving. Our hosts kept us busy with activities such as the Greensboro Gobbler Continue reading Undeveloped (?) Talent

TWO WAYS TO GIVE BACK IN APPRECIATION OF A GOOD READ

Cross-posted from chrisnorbury.com Posted on December 2, 2016 by CNWriter GIVE BACK ONCE Sales of Castle Danger have been about what I expected. I’ve sold enough books to be nearing my original break-even point, but it hasn’t become a New Continue reading TWO WAYS TO GIVE BACK IN APPRECIATION OF A GOOD READ

Two Ways to Give Back in Appreciation of a Good Read

Give Back Once Sales of Castle Danger have been about what I expected. I’ve sold enough books to be nearing my original break-even point, but it hasn’t become a New York Times Bestseller and made me internationally famous in literary Continue reading Two Ways to Give Back in Appreciation of a Good Read