Armed with coffee and a panini, I had a full diary this morning (along with the added addition of homeschooling) and what do I find as I enter the office?
There’s been a flurry of submissions this week from hopeful writers, which is always lovely to see and gives us a warm feeling that an author would entrust our little company with their pride and joy. It’s why we try and do things differently…
It’s reasonably quiet in the office today and I’m slowly gearing up for xmas. We’ve got our special xmas appeal currently running at the moment…
Here at Scorpius we never do things by halves, which is probably why we committed at the start to publish 15 titles in our first year… eeek!! We must have been mad!
I now have that song stuck in my head!
Anyhoo, here’s a sample book cover I’ve been working on for one of our publishing clients (whilst humming Johnny Cash over and over).
As has been proven with countless award-winning small publishers over the last few years, small independents can refresh parts of the book market that publishing giants cannot (and perhaps refuse) to reach.
Two recent pieces of news from Scorpius towers, with our eyes now firmly fixed on the year’s exciting list:
A few snippits of news from Scorpius towers this week, with our eyes firmly fixed on our upcoming titles over the next few months:
Phew, it’s been a while since I last posted… tut, tut. To be fair, there has been a tonne of things happening behind the scenes so I’ll stick to that as my excuse! More on those coming soon…
Ooh, I might win a prize! Retribution Darkened has been entered into the Book Designers Monthly E-book Cover Design Awards. If it wins, it gets a badge, which can be displayed pretty much everywhere to endorse its design… so watch this space for updates!