Recently a friend of mine said he was having trouble with being able to read “Seasons Of Friendship” as an eBook after purchasing it through the Barnes & Noble online bookstore.
After asking a few questions, I discovered that having directions for reading in an internet browser would be very helpful to share with him and our other “My Life With Gracie” readers.
My apologies to everyone! This isn’t something I had considered. I’ve only heard about how “You know, eBooks are the way things are going because everyone has a smartphone or a tablet.”
And there are still people who prefer a real hold-in-your-own-hands-printed-on-paper book. (As shown above with a very nice background by Emily.)
Yippee! Bock! Bock Bwawk!
If you don’t have a smartphone or tablet with the “Nook” app like my friend, then these directions are specifically for you whether you are using Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Safari, Firefox, etc.
Just open this document, and Gracie will guide you through the steps!
Barnes & Noble eBook Directions for Reading Online
With the Independence Day Holiday this week, we may not post again until the weekend. In the meantime, be safe and considerate of animals which may not understand all of the noise made by fireworks. For some, it’s really scary. Thanks!
Last Saturday, I set up what you might call “The Smallest Book Promotion Booth In The World” at out church’s annual Flower Festival. (All royalties from the book until December 31st of this year will go to support the mission of St. John’s Church.)
The little wooden stepladder was the one my chickens used when they first moved into their new coop. The dishcloth with the white chickens was a personal reminder of Blanche. The ceramic cookie jar to hold the bookmarks was one I had picked up at an antique mall as a Christmas gift to myself the first year I had my own chickens.
It was a great day to pass out free bookmarks with a description of “Seasons Of Friendship” as well as a link and QR code to direct anyone interested to the Barnes & Noble website. I also brought along some hard boiled eggs to give away as free samples!
I learned a great deal from this opportunity. In fact, I probably learned more about potential readers than they learned about me! There were also a lot of great questions about chickens and how they make eggs. The questions about the book itself really helped me to better understand what potential readers are looking for when selecting a book for themselves or as a gift.
Bessie’s cupcakes were very popular in the sidewalk Bake Sale Shop. She is working on the recipe to share with you soon!
Please consider leaving a rating or review on the Barnes & Noble page if you’ve read “Seasons Of Friendship” through a free download here or as a purchase there. I’ve heard ratings and reviews are very helpful with getting a book noticed! Thanks!
Visit the “Seasons Of Friendship” eBook page on the Barnes & Noble website.
Hopefully this will soon be available in paperback if all goes well.
A “proof” paperback copy should arrive in my mailbox on Monday!