Patricia Loofbourrow

New York Times and USA Today Best Selling

Science Fiction Author

Dark, vibrant tales of intrigue.

Stories with thrilling new worlds and rich complex cultures, featuring authentic people living remarkable lives, which keep you guessing until the very end.

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The Ace of Clubs is on pre-order!

You can pre-order The Ace of Clubs: Part 2 of the Red Dog Conspiracy now! Click here for all the current links. Plus, The Queen of Diamonds is on sale now in ebook form through March 5th for just 99 cents. So now what? I've got to get finished revising The Ace of Clubs! That will be the majority of what I do as far as writing goes between now and October, although I [...]

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Being on the NY Times best seller list

You might have heard by now that the first edition of the science fiction and fantasy box set Dark Humanity (which contained The Jacq of Spades) hit both the USA Today and NY Times best seller lists! So what does that mean? It means that I can say I'm a NYT and USAT best selling author! Woo hoo! If that helps someone be more likely to buy my books, it's been well worth it. [...]

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Dark Humanity has launched!

Woo hooo! Today, Dark Humanity, the science fiction and fantasy box set which The Jacq of Spades is in, went live! Those of you who already pre-ordered it should have found it on your devices this morning! (if not, check with their customer support) But if you haven't gotten it yet, don't fret! We're going to extend the offer for one more week. This week only, you can [...]

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How I got 50 book reviews on Amazon

I just 50 book reviews on Amazon! (actually, I'm up to 51) Authors asking about how to get book reviews, begging for book reviews, and so on, are fairly common out there. I did the same thing until I found out how to do it. Now I rarely ask for reviews, and they're appearing without me even asking for them! But it took me a long time to get to this point, and I'm writing [...]

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(contest over) Win $220 in Amazon Gift Cards!

Summer is ALMOST OVER... It is time to get ready for Fall with GIVEAWAYS! We're giving away up to $220 in Amazon Gift Cards One simple entry will subscribe you to 13 Author Newsletters. Unsubscribe any time, but please don't label us as spam. Better still, stick around and get to know us. Participating Authors: Demelza Carlton | Abbie Roads | Marissa Dobson | Eileen [...]

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How to write a book review

Want to know how to write a book review for something you read? Well, it's really easy. Here's what you do: Write a couple of sentences about what you thought the book was about. Just a couple sentences. Don't tell the ending or give away spoilers. Pretend you're trying to get your friend to buy the book, and they ask "what's it about?" What did you like about the book? [...]

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