Indie Author Spot: Kathryn Marie

Indie Author Spot: Kathryn Marie

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Boston-based author Kathryn Marie has agreed to be interviewed by Bookstr for this week’s Indie Author Spot! 

Katie independently published her debut novel Midnight Maiden (Book #1 in the Midnight Duology) in August of 2020 and has recently released the second and final installment in May of 2021! To celebrate the release of Midnight Revenge, and the end of our time with our favorite Marchioness, Katie will be answering some of our questions, telling us more about her journey as an indie author and her future writing plans, and sharing some beautiful quotes and book art!

A New Way to Support Local Bookstores Through Online Shopping

A New Way to Support Local Bookstores Through Online Shopping

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Most people nowadays in the United States are buying books online, specifically through Amazon. Though Amazon is convenient, it does not usually help out the small bookstore businesses that could use the help of a large corporation to gain more publicity within their community and across the United States. Enter Bookshop.org. The website is just as convenient and as easy to maneuver as Amazon but gives back to local, independent bookstores with each of their sales. Bookshop.org gives back approximately sixty-five to seventy percent to booksellers, with ten percent going into a pool for all bookstores, and stores can receive …