2013 Novel Sales

-My year in publishing- I hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and a great new year. As I do twice a year, I post what I’ve sold/given away over the year (or previous six months in the case of posting in June). As I discovered over the year when putting books into Kindle Select, that it’s become really over-rated, even the Kindle Countdown idea could use a lot more work, since I couldn’t get that to work for me either. Free days work well in that I’m getting lots of downloads, but doesn’t seem to boost sales beyond that, or even net borrows from Amazon Prime Members. I guess that … Continue reading

Book Reviews for Times of Rebellion

Book Reviews for Times of Rebellion, by readers and bloggers 5.0 out of 5 stars It Starts With The Little Things October 14, 2013 By D. Austin This is a great add on to The Times of Trouble series, but holds its own as a stand alone book. Timothy is “discovered” in a church and loves singing Gospel. When he wins a contest and starts his recording career, he gets too busy to read his bible, he can do it later; there will be time for devotions later; he can call or email his parents later. Then praying about his situation gets put on the sidelines. Parents? He doesn’t need … Continue reading

Timothy Phillips FREE on Kindle Plus a New Audiobook

Today only, Timothy Phillips is free on Kindle (the link should take you to your home country’s store). The first review for the novel was posted on Amazon: 5.0 out of 5 stars It Starts With The Little Things By D. Austin This is a great add on to The Times of Trouble series, but holds its own as a stand alone book. Timothy is “discovered” in a church and loves singing Gospel. When he wins a contest and starts his recording career, he gets too busy to read his bible, he can do it later; there will be time for devotions later; he can call or email his parents … Continue reading

Jon Ryan Audiobook

Jon Ryan: An End Times Short Story is now available as an audiobook on Audible and Amazon. If you've never bought an audiobook, you can get this for free with a 30 Free Trial Membership on Audible. If you buy from Apple, it should appear in the Apple Store sometime next week, hopefully. It can be listened to as a standalone book and its good for an hour lunch break or being stuck in traffic. Sample part of it here Or, if you prefer the paperback, it's $4.99 on Amazon. In this short story from Times of Trouble, Jon Ryan dreamed of becoming a doctor his entire life. Before he … Continue reading

New Book Reviews of My Novels

NEW BOOK REVIEWS OF MY NOVELS In the last month, I've received some very good book reviews for Times of Turmoil and one today for Times of Trouble. Thanks to everyone who has read all three novels. Times of Turmoil reviews: 5.0 out of 5 stars Time of Turmoil May 3, 2013 By D. Austin Format:Paperback From the first chapter I couldn't stop reading! Meet the Evans family, starting with Gregory. They are the evil behind so many world happenings, manipulating events to pursue their goals. The Atwoods were strong in their beliefs,at times unknowingly becoming victims to the Evans family. So many true events were in this book that … Continue reading

Times of Turmoil Free on Kindle May 8 and 9

Times of Turmoil free on Kindle on May 8 and 9, the novel is also free to borrow if you have Amazon Prime. Links are below. I also have two new reviews for the novel, both received in the last week and a half, and both are five stars. 5.0 out of 5 stars Time of Turmoil May 3, 2013 By D. Austin Format:Paperback From the first chapter I couldn't stop reading! Meet the Evans family, starting with Gregory. They are the evil behind so many world happenings, manipulating events to pursue their goals. The Atwoods were strong in their beliefs,at times unknowingly becoming victims to the Evans family. So … Continue reading

Book Reviews for Times of Turmoil

Book Reviews for Times of Turmoil 5.0 out of 5 stars Time of Turmoil May 3, 2013 By D. Austin From the first chapter I couldn’t stop reading! Meet the Evans family, starting with Gregory. They are the evil behind so many world happenings, manipulating events to pursue their goals. The Atwoods were strong in their beliefs,at times unknowingly becoming victims to the Evans family. So many true events were in this book that it almost felt like reading an account of world news. Even though I kept telling myself it is only a work of fiction, I kept wondering if the author had some “inside information” and Gregory Evans … Continue reading

New Book Review of Times of Trial

Here is a new review I received this morning for Times of Trial. Thanks to all readers who have read and left a review, I appreciate it. Times of Trial is available in paperback and wherever ebooks are sold. Please check out the Times of Trial page for links.   5.0 out of 5 stars Engaging with Biblical end time prophetic themes April 5, 2013 By Valerie Caraotta Format:Paperback The book Times of Trial, by Cliff Ball, will interestingly allow your imagination to ponder on the future, the Government, and just how many restrictions may be placed on future Christians. Though a fictional piece, author Ball speaks about and masterfully … Continue reading
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Book Reviews of Times of Trial

LaTawnia Kintz Book Review Blog Times of Trial can be read as a stand-alone or with Times of Trouble. Like Times of Trouble, Times of Trial is about the end-times and persecution of Christians in the United States. The president of the United States is a hater of Christians and Jews and will stop at nothing to make sure he remains the president. He and his equally power hungry goons implement Agenda 21. (Now if you don’t know anything about Agenda 21 – which is very real check it out here. There are also lots of other listings about it.) Cliff has again written a very insightful novel involving end-time … Continue reading