Lip-Reading in a Mirror
- Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
- May 18
- Gene is a novelist, screenwriter and humorist. His novel IMMORTAL was published October 2010, and is available NOW. Find out more at http://genedoucette.me
MY RECENT POSTS
- Author Interview with Gene
August 13, 2012 08:27AM
- Book Review from Alchemy of
August 08, 2012 10:15AM
- Fixer Press Release
August 07, 2012 08:05AM
- Amazon watching
July 30, 2012 01:23PM
- The Indie Exchange radio
July 07, 2012 01:15PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Not necessarily teasers
so much as aborted attempts
September 13, 2010 08:32PM
- “Hi Matt... The full blog
post is at genedoucette.me, as
the case with all of
September 13, 2010 08:27PM
- “Oh my goodness. Are you
okay? Overexposure to Ann
February 05, 2009 01:07PM
- “I hit on 24's use of
torture in a recent article.
hear that? It's a
February 05, 2009 12:58PM
- “Given her apparent
"type", I think the last straw
January 26, 2009 02:21PM
Gene Doucette's Links
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An interview with me posted over the weekend with reviewerÂ Tracy James Jones. Â I had a chance to talk about the best part of writingÂ Hellenic, and a little bit about the upcomingÂ Fixer. Â Pop over and take a look.
Last month I gave a radio interview with some folks from The Indie Exchange. Â A couple of days ago (I’m behind in my announcements) Coral, the host of the show, posted a review ofÂ Immortal,Â which you can read here.
Spoiler: she liked it.
Last week I inked a deal withÂ The Writer’s Coffee ShopÂ to publishÂ Fixer in 2013. Â You can read about it in the press release TWCS released this morning. Â Please share!
Tracking sales ranking
I’ve been confusing my friends and family a lot lately due to my addiction to Amazon. Â I don’t mean shopping, I mean watching other people buy my books. Â It’s unhealthy, and I understand that it’s unhealthy, and I can’t seem to stop. Â Or make an… Read full post »
If you want to listen in on what turned out to be a two hour guest appearance on The Indie Exchange podcast, you can find it streamed here.
Note: the first four or five minutes are announcements. Â Then I’m on for about 35 minutes, and then a couple of… Read full post »
I will be speaking to The Indie Exchange bloggers this evening at 8 PM EST. Â Subjects will be:Â Hellenic Immortal, Immortal,Â and whatever else we end up discussing.
Honestly, I have no idea what to expect, so it should be fun. Â Maybe you can play a drinking game called, “How o… Read full post »
A new review today from the Portland Book Review, which givesÂ Hellenic ImmortalÂ three and a half stars:
Hellenic ImmortalÂ is an amusing tale of Adam, a man who has a dry wit, fierce intelligence and a strong desire to keep living. Adam is a fun character, keenly observa… Read full post »
For those who are interested, I have a small quantity ofÂ Hellenic Immortal copies available to buy, if signed copies is your thing. Â My plan had been to create a private page with an embedded PayPal button I could direct interested parties to, but as was the case when I… Read full post »
Today my new best friend Leanne at Passion for Pages checks in with a shiny new review ofÂ Hellenic Immortal. Â She writes:
The new supernatural characters Doucette threw into the mix actually made me want to research and see just how much truth there was to the gods… Read full post »
Writing from scratch
(Holy shit. Â It’s been seven years. Â I was sort of kidding around when I started… Read full post »
Today I’m pleased to share the newestÂ ImmortalÂ review, fromÂ Passion for PagesÂ where you can read things like, “just one of those books I didnâ€™t want to put down and once I had to I couldnâ€™t stop thinking about it.”
Take a look a the entire revie… Read full post »
Just a quick note to let everyone know if they didn’t already,Â Immortal is available for sale on the Kobo e-reader. Â (HellenicÂ is not yet listed.) Â Given the sales ranking there, I imagine quite a few of you have already discovered it…
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Your attention please
I have begun writing the third Immortal book. Â It has no title yet, so let’s just called it Immortal 3. Â Either that orÂ The Search for Spock, but I think that’s been used.
As an aside, I have some kind of tendon damage… Read full post »
Five star review
A new review is up today for Hellenic Immortal from The To Be Read Pile. Â This site last checked in with a very nice review ofÂ Immortal and now have just as many nice things to say about the sequel.
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Review from The Girl Who Reads
Here is the latest review ofÂ Hellenic Immortal, written by The-Girl-Who-Reads, a big booster ofÂ Immortal in the past, who you’ll recall I met last summer at IBE. Â She was a little disappointed with the second book, as you’ll find when reading the n… Read full post »
That sound you hear is me holding my breath
- Immortal andÂ Hellenic Immortal are both doing very well, both in terms of sales and reviews, however…
- …there is more press coverage coming.
The press… Read full post »
Note: Every now and then, in the course of promoting a book, things are written for submission to publications, and these things are meant to be a combination of topical, conversational, and self-promotional. Â And every now and then these things are not picked up by the targeted media source. Â This… Read full post »
Check in today with a new five star review ofÂ Immortal from The To-Be-Read Pile. Â The review can be found here.
I’m actually a little late on this announcement– I’ve been traveling, as you know– butÂ Hellenic Immortal is indeed now available for purchase on the Nook, alongsideÂ Immortal. Â You can purchase it here.
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I appeared with publisherÂ Amanda Hayward yesterday afternoon for a spot on KCAL channel 9, CBS Los Angeles. Â The subject was the rise of erotica and the e-book, soÂ Immortal, while appearing in my hand, was not discussed. Â BTW, there was simply no way to not… Read full post »
I have a guest blog entry up today at Lytherus.comÂ concerning the modern vampire and immortality. Â It’s worth a minute of your time, to hop on over there and give it a read, and maybe a comment or two…
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Some thoughts on an interesting trip
- I stayed at the Hotel … Read full post »
Below is a link to the video of my appearance this morning withÂ Amanda HaywardÂ as we discussÂ Immortal,Â Hellenic Immortal, and some other book TWCS used to publish. Â If you’re curious, yes, my right hand IS stapled to my thigh.
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Today’s blog tour stop– and you may have noticed this is going on longer than the date on the banner, and I’m totally cool with that– is fromÂ Zee Monodee, who checks in with a great review ofÂ Hellenic Immortal. Â You can read it here.
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