“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

Monthly Newsletter says this is the last look at the old Castle Danger cover

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

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

Results of the Goodreads.com Giveaway of Castle Danger

The Goodreads.com Giveaway is over and I am very pleased with the response. One thousand three hundred thirty-three (1,133) book lovers entered for a chance to win one of five (5) signed copies of Castle Danger. Wow! I would have Continue reading Results of the Goodreads.com Giveaway of Castle Danger

There Are More than 24 Hours Left to Enter the Castle Danger Giveaway

More than 600 readers have entered the Castle Danger Giveaway for a chance to win a signed copy of Castle Danger. Entry deadline is tomorrow. If you or your friends and family are interested, don’t delay. Check out the details Continue reading There Are More than 24 Hours Left to Enter the Castle Danger Giveaway

The Castle Danger Giveaway is Under Way!

Don’t forget to enter. One week only. If you already have a copy of Castle Danger, how about entering to win a copy and give it as a Christmas gift to your favorite book lover? https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/205811-castle-danger  

A Pilgrimage and Writing Inspiration for Castle Danger, Straight River

My wife and I just returned from a nearly two-week trip to Colorado. It was a pilgrimage of sorts. We rented a travel trailer to stay in most of the time. We rode bikes through the vineyards of western Colorado. Continue reading A Pilgrimage and Writing Inspiration for Castle Danger, Straight River

The Search for Beta Readers Begins

I’m pleased to announce that my second novel, Straight River, the prequel to Castle Danger, is nearing completion of the first revised draft. As a result, I’m looking for volunteer Beta Readers. I wrote this book, tentatively titled Straight River, Continue reading The Search for Beta Readers Begins