Tag Archives: Indie Book Awards

Marketing in progress

While visiting Science Fiction-bokhandlen in Stockholms Old Town I took the chance to put stickers on my book. To make sure everyone knows it won third price in Indie Book Awards. I suppose it’s called marketing.

Posted in Leva sin dröm/Living ones dream | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Did someone say my name?

Kaj Karlsson, winner of this years Indie Book Awards, kindly mentioned me in a post on his blog: http://www.aldabergr.se/parsifal-direktivet/1a-i-indie-book-awards-2014.html/ There is also a nice picture.

Posted in Leva sin dröm/Living ones dream | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lack of patience = lack of relevance

It has happened many times, of course, but now when I’ve actually published a novel it strikes me harder: the apparent lack of patience among readers. “If the first twenty pages don’t get me hooked I put the book away.” … Continue reading

Posted in Tankar om text/Thoughts on text | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The sound of an award

Here are two clips from the Indie Book Awards ceremony in Gothenburg this year. Swedish journalist Helena Frank recorded the ceremony and interviewed me afterwards. And yes, of course it’s in Swedish! Silly question. Here’s the ceremony:   And here’s … Continue reading

Posted in Leva sin dröm/Living ones dream | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A question of Prize

Here’s a link to the press-release concerning this years Indie Book Awards: http://news.cision.com/se/books-on-demand/r/parsifaldirektivet-av-kaj-karlsson-tog-forstapriset-i-indie-book-awards,c9652924 In Swedish, I know, but isn’t that just another good reason to learn this somewhat provincial language?

Posted in Leva sin dröm/Living ones dream | Tagged | Leave a comment

Glory to the brave! Honour to the brave!

This is what it looks like when a self-published author wins third price for his novel. To his left, first price winner Kaj Karlsson and second price winner Lars Ström.

Posted in Leva sin dröm/Living ones dream | Tagged , , | 2 Comments