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A review is the best thing you can do.  Here’s why: Reviews are a writer’s calling card. While early reviews by beta readers often provide feedback for the final draft of a book, reviews after the book is published are far more important for many reasons. Books ARE judged by their cover. It’s universal – If someone has never seen a particular book, but are intrugued by it’s cover, they may pick it up. If someone has been referred to a book by someone else, odds are better that they will pick it up. In eother case, they will almost certainly flip...

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We’re starting to collect large scale versions of small objects for the teaser trailer for Doc Christmas.  If you haven’t read the story – why not! Anyway, some of it takes place in miniature.  These stools came out years ago, but I seem to recall seeing them somewhere just a few years ago. They would make an awesome prop. If you have one and would like to get rid of it or loan it to the effort, please let me know. Or if you know where I can get one or a few, I’d appreciate knowing where. There are other things we’ll...

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We've thought about this before, but a recent Small Box Hardware customer request got things rolling again.   It seems it is possible to engrave our Black Nickel clipboard clips. So, we're now offering it as a service! Only these specific black clips can be engraved and the engraving area is approximately: H823: 1.25'' x 5/8''H873: 2.5'' x 1/2'' There is a setup fee, and a unit cost.  You will need to order these as well as your clips to complete your order.   Your black and white artwork should be supplied in .eps (vector) format. Other formats will be accepted...

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One of the coolest things we get to do at Small Box Hardware is supply creative people with products that help them do creative things. TBG Partners in Austin Texas built what has to be one of the most awesome installations we have ever seen with our clipboard clips. Keep up the great work! Neilhttp://www.smallboxhardware.com  

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wgVBKoBnRxw Had a great time chatting with Simon Rose on Fantasy Fiction Focus about Doc Christmas. He asked about everything from the story to difference between writing the story a book as opposed to the original screenplay and even touched upon how it came together so quickly. Thanks Simon!

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