The Fortune Cookie Chronicles

  • #26 on the New York Times Best Seller List
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  • Archive for February 19th, 2008

    Book Page Review

    Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

    Another review, this time from Book Page. Sorry for the jpg. I converted it from a pdf. More on Book Page: On or before the first of March, 440,000 copies of this issue will arrive in more than 3,000 subscribing bookstores and public libraries nationwide. Next month, this review will also be available to the […]

    A (brief) five star rating on Amazon?

    Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

    I checked Amazon today and was surprised to see that my book is already in stock though launch day is not for another two weeks. (But don’t buy it yet. It’s better if everyone buys in the same week). Even more surprising, I already have a five star rating (which with one review, means I […]

    You CAN judge a book by its cover. So what does mine say?

    Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

    The Fortune Cookie Chronicles cover gets a shout out by designer Christopher Tobias on his Outerwearforbooks blog as part of his Non-fiction Cover Genius Awards, launched Feb. 14. As he puts it: Why do fiction books get all the glory? In my experience non-fiction is often more of a challenge to design than fiction. I […]