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J.E. Thompson

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· A Brownstone in Brookyn

· The Ghost of Atlanta

· Phantoms of Rockwood

· Philly Style and Philly Profile

Short Stories
· Enjoy a chapter from A Brownstone in Brooklyn!

· Enjoy the PROLOGUE to Philly Style and Philly Profile!

· Bloodlines, Tales From the African Diaspora

· Phantoms of Rockwood Debut Speech at Decatur Book Festival!

· From Bushwick High (Brooklyn) to National Award Winning Author!

· Goodbye Borders: Another casualty in the decline in book sales!

· Spice and Me together for a little Longer

· Return to a Southern County Fair Ground!

· Thompson On...Being a Successful 21st Century Author!

· Thompson On...A Writer's Journey into the Digitial Revolution!

· Thompson On...One Writer's Journey to Writing Success!

· Thompson On...Do One Thing Everyday That Scares You!

· Thompson On...Is finding a literary agent an Impossible Dream?

· Thompson On...Point of View in a Novel!

· Thompson On...Description in a Novel!

· Thompson On...Setting in a Novel!

· Thompson On...A Hard Look at My Web Marketing Habits!

· Thompson On...Subplots in Novels!

· Writing Tidbit: Thumbnail Characterization

· Discovered Virtual Blog Book Tour!

· Finding an Editor...Dennis DeRose!

· Award Winning novelist Terry Kay comments on A Brownstone in Brooklyn!

· A Former Student Talks about her Teacher and his novel

· J. E. Thompson teaching and tutoring creative writing!

· Moneysaver Editing Featured in Industry Experts Magazine!

· Seriously Sensual Interview on Blog Talk Radio

· Julius Thompson Upcoming Friday July 27, 2012 Radio Interview!

· Julius Thompson Presenting at the 2012 AJC Decatur Book Festival

· Cheryl Holloway Interviews J. E. Thompson!

· J.E. Thompson on Blog Talk Radio!

· Write a Ghost Story and Win a Prize!

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An Author's Experience at the AJC-Decatur Book Festival!

9/5/2011 6:52:00 PM

by J.E. Thompson

Julius Thompson at the 2011 AJC-Decatur Book Festival!

       I had a fantastic three days at the 2011 AJC-Decatur Festival  Labor Day weekend . I met fellow PWP authors Omegia Keys and Tiffany A. Flowers , on Saturday, at the Passionate Writer Publishing Booth on Ponce de Leon in front of Starbucks in Decatur, Georgia.

      Fantastic award-winning author Kane had a wonderful booth as he sold many, many copies of his novel, "Aleron". He did a wonderful job with the presentation at the Local Prose Stage at Twains on late Saturday afternoon.

       When I went to the authors reception room I had the opportunity to meet a legend in Dr. Elizabeth Nunez.  She is currently a professor of Creative Writing at Hunter College in Manhattan. We had a great conversation and then I listened to her presentation on her new book "Boundaries". She is an incredible speaker!

     On Friday at the AJC-Decatur Book Festival Writer's Workshops, I attended a session on "Writing Vivid Characters: Details, Dimension and Drive by Jame Lough who teaches at the Savannah College of Art in Savannah, Georgia. It was really informatiive,

    It was a inspiritational and rewarding  weekend to network and meet some fantastic authors like Jeffery Wells, "The Atlanta Ripper", and legendary author Clyde Edgerton, New York Times Best Selling author Mary Kay Andrews and fantastic author Wendy Wax.

    I  spoke on Saturday at the "Local Prose Stage" at Twains in Decatur, Geogia about my National Award Winning novel Ghost of Atlanta. The novel  beat out 80 books to win  the 2011 Readers Favorite National Gold Medal for general Fiction. 

   It was a fantastic literary weekend and with God's Blessing I will have many more!



Please click to watch the YouTube Video from the 2011 Decatur Book Festival!

More News by J.E. Thompson

· Writing Tidbit: Thumbnail Characterization - 2/26/2015 4:01:00 PM
· Discovered Virtual Blog Book Tour! - 2/25/2015 2:12:00 PM
· Finding an Editor...Dennis DeRose! - 2/24/2015 11:46:00 AM
· Award Winning novelist Terry Kay comments on A Brownstone in Brooklyn! - 2/24/2015 7:03:00 AM
· A Former Student Talks about her Teacher and his novel - 2/24/2015 6:56:00 AM
· J. E. Thompson teaching and tutoring creative writing! - 2/20/2015 7:44:00 PM
· Moneysaver Editing Featured in Industry Experts Magazine! - 2/20/2015 5:11:00 PM
· Please Respond to a Quote From A Brownstone in Brooklyn - 2/20/2015 5:11:00 AM
· Stormy Winds Will be released in October 2015! - 2/18/2015 7:37:00 PM
· Philly Style and Philly Profile Chapter 23 Podcast! - 2/13/2015 7:57:00 PM
· J. E. Thompson and Pat Conroy at AJC-Decatur Book Festival - 2/13/2015 7:32:00 PM
· J. E. Thompson Receives Writing Honor! - 12/31/2014 5:00:00 PM
· J.E. Thompson on Blog Talk Radio! - 9/6/2014 3:55:00 PM
· Purchase Purple Phantoms - 8/18/2012 4:50:00 PM
· A Different Kind of Father's Day Story! - 8/7/2012 11:10:00 AM
· Thank You! Sixty-Percent Coupon Offer! - 6/8/2012 6:50:00 PM
· Julius Thompson New Video Blog Series! - 4/26/2012 5:55:00 PM
· New Purple Phantoms Mobile Phone Website! - 3/31/2012 3:15:00 PM
· Philly Style and Philly Profile Chapter 23 Podcast! - 3/17/2012 4:09:00 PM
· Julius Thompson on National Radio Broadcast! - 3/4/2012 6:02:00 PM
· Julius Thompson in the Podcast Clouds! - 2/28/2012 7:46:00 PM
· Purple Phantoms new Video! - 2/19/2012 6:21:00 PM
· Julius Thompson Novels Fifty-Percent E-book Sale! - 1/12/2012 9:36:00 PM
· Amazon.Com Five-Star Book Review! - 1/8/2012 5:55:00 PM
· Happy New Year Newspaper Article! - 12/30/2011 7:20:00 PM
· Purple Phantoms One-Line Synopsis! - 12/28/2011 6:54:00 PM
· Fantastic Ghost of Atlanta Book Review at Barnes & Nobles! - 12/3/2011 4:05:00 PM
· Happy Thanksgiving! - 11/20/2011 7:38:00 PM
· Julius Thompson Thrillogy Contest! - 10/27/2011 4:51:00 PM
· Julius Thompson's Dynamic New Website! - 10/7/2011 6:26:00 PM
· Julius Thompson with Brooklyn Icons! - 9/21/2011 9:23:00 PM
· Ghost of Atlanta is the 2011 Readers Favorite National Fiction Award Winner - 8/30/2011 7:12:00 PM
· A Brownstone In Brooklyn is now an Ebook! - 8/6/2011 5:25:00 PM
· Nominee for the 47th Georgia Author of the Year Awards! - 2/23/2011 1:28:00 PM
· Julius Thompson Viritual Book Tour! - 2/11/2011 7:48:00 AM
· Ghost of Atlanta Book Launch Party - 1/29/2011 4:55:00 PM
· Ghost of Atlanta is now on Kindle! - 1/14/2011 8:31:00 PM
· A Brownstone In Brooklyn Five-Star Book Review! - 1/7/2011 8:44:00 PM
· Philly Style and Philly Profile is now an eBook! - 12/15/2010 7:48:00 AM
· Pre-Order Ghost of Atlanta! - 12/7/2010 11:02:00 AM
· Julius Thompson Fall 2010 Writing Contest Winner! - 12/4/2010 1:59:00 PM
· Launching of Ghost of Atlanta Website! - 12/2/2010 6:27:00 PM
· Announcement: Fall 2010 Writing Contest Finalists! - 11/7/2010 2:40:00 PM
· Thompson On...Books! - 11/5/2010 6:49:00 PM

Books by
J.E. Thompson

Phantoms of Rockwood

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Philly Style and Philly Profile

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The Ghost of Atlanta

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A Brownstone in Brookyn

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