I’ve been very lucky to receive some excellent reviews for my novel A Young Man’s Game. I thought I’d share them with you. Literaturelove.uk – https://literaturelove.uk/2018/08/01/a-young-mans-game-by-paul-blake/ ‘This third-person narrative has it all: action, suspense, even romance. And just when you think it’s all over… WHAM! .. another twist in the tale where events of the past put him in danger yet again. Alec Foster is … Continue reading A Young Man’s Game – The Reviews
There is more information than you could ever want to know to about me in these two interviews. https://www.rebeccayelland.com/blog/author-interview-with-paul-blake In this interview with Rebecca Yelland, I discuss my writing career, how writing affects my family, and other very interesting matters. https://www.mochapman.com/paul-blake-young-mans-game In this interview with Mike Chapman, I discuss A Young Man’s Game, my research trip for the novel, the publishing process, and dialogue in … Continue reading Paul Blake Interviewed
I thought my readers would be interested in the various covers I designed and rejected before deciding on the final cover for my novel A Young Man’s Game. I knew from the beginning I wouldn’t be able to afford for someone to design me a cover. As part of the competition I entered, I knew the publishers could provide a cover, however, browsing their site … Continue reading The Evolution of a Book Cover
A big thank you to my friends at https://www.facebook.com/YNSPrint/ for this mug. So cool. I love it. I can’t wait to use it. You can order yourself one – or they can use any image you want (I’m not sure why you’d want to though – my cover is the best you can get ) on mugs and any number of different products, including tote bags and t-shirts. … Continue reading A Young Man’s Game Mug and More.
I am pleased to announce my novel A Young Man’s Game is now for sale. You can buy it in paperback or ebook formats at Amazon – author.to/PaulBlakeAmazon I hope you enjoy the story, and as with my short stories, I would love to hear what you think of it and read your reviews on Amazon or Goodreads. I will be posting ‘behind the scenes’ information … Continue reading A Young Man’s Game – Out Now.
I had planned a different topic for my second blog post, however, I had some amazing news. A month or so ago I entered the Pen to Print Book Challenge through the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham – LBBD Book Challenge Finalists would win a publishing package and individual support from a mentor to help get the novel into a publishable state. The winner … Continue reading Pen to Print / The Book Challenge