Lazy Days Reads, Summer/Winter Sale

It’s summer in the Northern Hemisphere and winter in the Southern Hemisphere. This can mean only one thing: it’s time for the 9th annual Smashwords Summer/Winter Sale!

The sale kicks off this Saturday July 1 and runs through end of day July 31.

Each year, tens of thousands of Smashwords authors, publishers and readers participate in this global ebook celebration that offers FREE and deep-discounted ebooks.

Visit the promotional catalog at Check back frequently because hundreds of new books will join the promotion each week. Coupon codes are clearly marked for participating titles: SW100 for 100% off; SSW75 for 75% off; SSW50 for 50% off; and SSW25 for 25% off.

Readers can browse the catalog and search by coupon code levels and categories.  (The coupon codes only work at Smashwords, not at retailers served by Smashwords.)

In case you enjoyed the sample fragments from Parallel Lives and Glass Slippers and Stilettos by Ana Linden, take advantage and download them for free using the SW100 coupon code during the Smashwords Summer/Winter sale.

Reviews are welcome and appreciated!


Early Valentine’s Day Gift

I have an early Valentine’s Day gift for you, a small token to show my appreciation for the time you spend reading my blog. If you like the Parallel Lives sample fragments, you can download the entire book for free using the coupon on

Hopefully, you’ll enjoy it and maybe it can even make a nice gift for your own friends. I’m looking forward to finding out what you think about the book, I welcome all opinions and comments – positive and/or negative – both on the book site and the blog.


Coupon No.: QR23H valid until February 15th.