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Oct 22, 2020

Today on the show, author Jim Heskett and copywriting guru Abigail Dunard tackle an author-submitted blurb to dissect it and understand how to write killer sales copy. 

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Author: Martha Henley

Title: Simon Says : Episode 1 Reunion Pact Series


A criminology student, thrown into a deadly game …

A shamed cop, demoted over his obsession …

The night in the past when chance produced a killer.

The Reunion Pact : Episode 1 Simon Says

Armed with a desire for revenge, a twisted mastermind killer takes a random game of chance and turns it deadly. His unwilling players must kill or be killed. The first one, fails and Simon upholds the rules. Both targets are gruesomely murdered.

Criminology student, Josie Baker is the latest player instructed to take a life-threatening turn. Former detective Dennis Henson is obsessed with the Simon Says Killer. Their thirty year age gap will hinder their ability to work well as a team. Baker and Henson will reopen closed cases, prove coercion, and dare the rule master to play to win his own fatal end game.

Simon Says is the first episode of the new crime thriller series, Reunion Pact by Martha Henley. If you’re looking for a new novella length thriller series with realistic characters and psychological twists on the pages, then you’ll love these episodes.

Reunion Pact is a nine-episode novella serial, written to be read in order and in its entirety. Each episode tells a complete story, but they are one part of the whole incredible tale. Preorder your copy of Simon Says today!




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