Author Archives: Monica La Porta

Marie’s Journey Promo Update

I know I am biased, but doesn’t Marie look nice up there? There being the top 100 Free in the Teen & Young Adult Science Fiction & Dystopian Romance eBooks section of the ‘Zon. I am pleased to report that … Continue reading

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Marie’s Journey: Free Promo

Starting today, Marie’s Journey will be free until Wednesday, January 29th. Marie’s Journey is my latest release and in need of reviews, so I decided to use the free-days option KDP offers. At the moment, my first YA novel is … Continue reading

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Broken Bargain Pre-Release Tour: J. L. Mbewe

The Broken Bargain Tour has officially started, and I am happy to announce that one lucky reader, Michelle Li, has won a copy of Marie’s Journey! J. L. Mbewe, Secrets Kept’s author, is my guest today, and her book could … Continue reading

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Broken Bargain Pre-Release Tour

In less than two weeks, on January, Friday 31st, Clare Davidson’s latest title, Broken Bargain, will be officially released. Today, the pre-release tour is starting on Clare’s blog.  Now, let’s hear from Clare her idea for a successful and unique … Continue reading

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Omnibus Cover #2

My husband came to my rescue and recreated for the omnibus cover the exact same look of the books in the Ginecean series. I merely played with the final product. Roberto’s masterpiece in all its splendor: My only contribution was … Continue reading

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Omnibus Cover for The Ginecean Chronicles #1

Outside is foggy and grayer than usual. I’ve been waiting for a few sites to answer me back so I can plan my next book promotion, and so I had a few hours of idle time and started working on … Continue reading

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Gnocchi with Shrimps in Pesto Sauce and Black Beans

This recipe is one of my favorite gnocchi dishes. It is a variant of a gnocchi and beans soup my mother in laws prepared for us a few summers ago to which I added the shrimps in pesto sauce. Ingredients: … Continue reading

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Of Summers Past…

I am still trying to scratch the surface of the behemoth that is Expression Design 4, but one day at a time I am getting closer to it. Today, inspired by one of the paintings I created with Artrage a … Continue reading

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Only at Night: Same Model, Different Concepts for a Cover

In my attempt to create new covers for my stories, I have been hard at work and must confess I am having fun. Below, is an example of what I have done for the past three days. I have yet … Continue reading

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Indie Authors: Jacks of Several Trades

My cover artist and dear friend Alessandro Fiorini has started a new exciting career, and I know it is going to be hard to replace him. Therefore, in case I won’t find his replacement soon enough, in the last two … Continue reading

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