Book Review Organizations
Standard (7-9 weeks) - $425
Express (4-6 weeks) - $575
Publishers Weekly Select - $149
Publishers Weekly Plus - $199
San Francisco Book Review
Standard (6-10 weeks) - $125
Expedited (3-5 weeks) - $299
Portland Book Review
Standard (6-10 weeks) - $89
Expedited (3-5 weeks) - $149
Online only review - $125
Source Credit: Julia Drake PR
Book Award Contests
The Book Designer Award
The Eric Hoffer Award
Moonbeam Children's Book Award
Indie Book Awards
Writer's Digest Award
Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award
Beverly Hills Book Awards
Epic eBook Competition
Global eBook Awards
Writers Editors Network Contest
Living Now Awards
Wishing Shelf Independent Award
IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards
Nautilus Book Awards
DIY Book Convention
Indie Excellence Awards
Here is a list of organizations that do paid reviews for self-published novels, along with the cost. There is also a section that lists different book contests. If you know of any additional review or award organizations, please put them into the comment section and I will add them to the list.
Here is a list of links that Authors can use to market their books. Please feel free to use the comment section to add additional links.
For fans of the first book, here is a short list of some of the characters that will be featured in Sonora, and the Scroll of Alexandria (Book 2 in the Sonora Series).
Yeti - Fun-loving, crazy female warlock guardian.
Abominable Snowman (Abe) - Yeti's twin. A serious, grumpy, strong warlock.
Almas - A professor in Shangra-La, and knowledgeable historian.
Commander Yeren - Warlock, and leader of the guardians on Earth.
Hades - King Salazar's ruthless double agent spy, hidden within the guardian organization.
Apollo - The rebellions own double agent who's identity is unknown.
Cyclops - A one-eyed giant and commander of the guardian outpost at Mt. Olympus.
Bartimus - A gnome, and leader of the defense grid on the outskirts of Sandy, Oregon.
Bod & Mot - Giants who have fled Sonora for Earth.
*I hope that this will give you an idea of the exciting story that I'm writing. Stay tuned for more updates, and an eventual release date for Sonora, and the Scroll of Alexandria.
Fantasy & Science Fiction Author with the focus on making reality that much more fantastic, and searching history for unique opportunities to tell a different story than the ones in textbooks