“Finding Billy Battles” a Finalist for the Laramie Book Award

I am honored to report that Finding Billy Battles, book one in the Finding Billy Battles trilogy, was just added to the “short list” for the Laramie Book Awards #CAC17, #SeriousAuthors, #LaramieShortlister @ChantiReviews. The Short Listed Semi-Finalists are now in the final rounds of judging for the Five First in Category Positions. The Semi-Finalists … Read more…

The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles Hits Top 20 Amazon Bestsellers List

Today, I received the remarkable news that The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles hit the top 20 Amazon Bestsellers list in the Historical Fiction & Action/Adventure category, climbing to as high as number 13.

Many thanks to kindlebookspromotions.com for creating the buzz.

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Ron Yates: Congratulations on reaching an all-time high in your Amazon Sales Rank and reaching the top 20 BestSellers list in your book category.

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Two New Reviews of Finding Billy Battles & The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles

Just released by Donovan’s Literary Services, two reviews of Finding Billy Battles & The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles. Diane Donovan is a senior reviewer for Midwest Book Review. Established in 1976, the Midwest Book Review is an organization committed to promoting literacy, library usage, and small press publishing. The Midwest Book … Read more…

The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles wins New Apple E-Book Award

I am proud to announce that The Improbable Journeys of Billy Battles was just selected one of four books in the Action/Adventure category for the 2016 New Apple Summer E-Book Awards. You can check it out at: http://newappleliterary.com/2016ebookCat01.html The book is also one of five finalists for the United Kingdom’s Diamond … Read more…