2015 End of the Year Report

2015 End of Year Indie author sales
Excerpt: I was inspired to write one of these myself after reading my buddy Jack Badelair's post "My 2015 Writing in Review" where he breaks down how his year went in terms of publishing and sales as an...

Why I write historical fiction

Why I write Historical Fiction
Excerpt: “Why do you write historical fiction?” It’s a question I’ve gotten a lot over the years, ever since I took my first fiction writing workshop back at Emerson College. While everyone else in...

Recapping the CTRF book signing!

JM Aucoin at CTRF 2015
Excerpt: Yesterday I was at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire for my first book signing. I really had no idea what to expect. No idea how many books to bring or how many I'd sell. It was nice being back at...

HONOR AMONG THIEVES awarded B.R.A.G. Medallion

Excerpt: Great news, everyone! My debut historical adventure novel, Honor Among Thieves, has been awarded a B.R.A.G. Medallion. The anonymous review described it as "a well-done page turner" and having...

Autograph paperbacks now available

Facebook Store Book Autographs
Excerpt: Quick post to let folks know that you can now order autograph paperback editions of my swashbuckler adventure novel Honor Among Thieves and pirate story collection Jake Hawking & the Bounty...

Debuting the new J.M. Aucoin event banner!

Excerpt: My first ever book signing event is a week an a half away, so I'm getting my ducks all in a row for that. Included is purchasing a sweet standing banner to help capture passerbys' eyes....