Dr L.J.M. Owen
Author of the
Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth Series
Really cold cases.
Ancient Murder. Family Secrets. Not All Skeletons Stay Buried...
Welcome to the world of Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth, your favourite new archaeological mystery series.
PUBLICITY FOR WRITERS: Getting the Word Out, 2 Day Workshop, ACT Writers Centre, 8-9 April 2017
Create a personal publicity strategy to raise awareness of your work and attract more readers
Whether you're writing fiction, nonfiction or poetry, if you want your work to reach readers it has to be promoted. After all, if people aren’t aware your fabulous creation exists they can’t ask for it in bookshops!
So how are you going to get the word out? Publicity.
And if, like most writers, you don’t have a publicist on tap this means you're going to have to take care of it yourself.
Not sure where to begin? That's where this workshop comes in...continue reading.
To go straight to the booking site, here's the Eventbrite link.
Olmec Obituary - HIGHLY COMMENDED at the 2016 ACT Writing and Publishing Awards
On 15 December 2016 Olmec Obituary was awarded Highly Commended in the Fiction category at the ACT Publishing and Writing Awards.
A fantastic outcome for the first instalment in the Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth series!
KERRY GREENWOOD on Mayan Mendacity - 'This particular book will really improve your day.'
On 19 November 2016 crime fiction legend Kerry Greenwood launched Mayan Mendacity, Book Two in the Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth series, at the SheKilda3 One Day Crimespree.
Ms Greenwood, creator of the acclaimed Miss Phryne Fisher series, described Mayan Mendacity as 'an excellent book', 'beautifully written' and 'well-researched'.
Dr Pimms' Origins
The Intermillennial Sleuth series began with a limited edition of Olmec Obituary crowdfunded on Kickstarter and the tagline:
How do you solve a 3,000-year-old murder?