Meet Thriller Author Judith Price
Nice to meet you!
Welcome to the official website for the #1 Amazon.ca Best Selling
Thriller novelist Judith Price. We invite you to take some time to look
around and hope you’ll contact her via many of my social media accounts.
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DECEPTION Top 100 Plug
as well as reasonably priced PRIMAL
Have a Listen Both SUDDEN DECEPTION &
Prequel PRIMAL DECEPTION held #1 paid book on
Amazon.ca in both Women Sleuths & Police Procedurals Jill
Oliver Thrillers have been in the Top 100 of these categories for the
year of 2013 and continued on into 2014 on Amazon.ca
Coming soon ... INDECENT DECEPTON: A Jill Oliver Thriller
Indie Author Takes Risk
on Amazon Select, Attains Best Seller in 48
- Judith Price, author of SUDDEN DECEPTION: A JILL
explains how she got to
number one, and how she made the tough decision to go exclusive on the
controversial Amazon Select.
"I sat in front of my computer, finger ready to press un-publish on
Smashwords, which opts out
publishing on Barnes & Noble, Apple and other big online ebook
retailers. But after careful
consideration and research, I decided to go for it’ she said.
Prior to joining on January 1st, 2012 Ms Price had the usual friends
& family sales of a first time author.
In the month of December - Amazon's busiest month of the year - she had
no Kindle sales for her
gripping new suspense thriller.
John Locke, who was the first indie author to sell more than one
million kindle books, and others like
him say … "you may have the best literary work of art, but if no one
knows about it then …”, she said.
"We went live at 12am PST and refreshed every hour to watch. I was
#466,000+ before joining
Amazon Select. Day six I was #53,694 and had sold four kindle books the
day I started the free
promotion through Amazon. I had no rank in the thriller suspense genre.
Downloads just started
coming in one after the other. In the first two hours I had 15
downloads, and when North American
awoke, the downloads just kept coming and coming. After 24 hours I had
1821 downloads, #13 in
thriller suspense genre and overall free kindle rank of #212. I was
Ms Price decided to step up her game and utilize social media networks,
causing demand to snowball
even further. Website communities began to chat about it, facebook
began to share, and twitter tweeted
and retweeted. With over 343,000 retweets, by the time she went to bed
UAE time – 3+a.m. GMT+4 –
Ms Price had over 6700 downloads and was #7 in the genre.
"My husband woke me up at 6:19 a.m. to tell me I made #1. My book
featured next to The Girl with
the Dragon Tattoo to me was astonishing.”
The result: #1 best selling author in Amazon Free Select program in the
genre thriller suspense and #17
in free kindle rank. 13,000+ downloads.
"It's very exciting to know that many people have taken the time to
download and read my 88,000 word
thriller! Thank you Amazon!”