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View Poll Results: How Many of MR's Indie Authors Have You Read ?
None 39 39.80%
1 - 3 28 28.57%
4 - 5 9 9.18%
6 - 10 13 13.27%
11 - 15 3 3.06%
16 - 20 1 1.02%
More than 20 5 5.10%
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Old 05-25-2010, 08:55 AM   #1
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How Many of MR's Indie Authors Have You Read ?

OK just out of interest, of the many many Indie Authors who are members and ardent supporters here on MR have you actually read ?

Include any you have discovered here, even if you don't know thier members,

And I know it's cheating, but include ANY you have Bought / Downloaded but NOT yet read,
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Old 05-25-2010, 09:08 AM   #2
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Oops Sorry,

Missed the "I" in Indie on the Poll Question and don't know how or if I can edit it, Sorry,
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Missed the "I" in Indie on the Poll Question and don't know how or if I can edit it, Sorry,
i fixed it for you.
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Old 05-25-2010, 09:17 AM   #4
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Old 05-25-2010, 10:27 AM   #5
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I said 6 to 10 but I'm sure there are indie authors I've read that I didn't know wear members here.
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Old 05-25-2010, 04:50 PM   #6
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Old 05-25-2010, 05:18 PM   #7
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Great to know that we are supporting the wonderful Authors that hang around on MR, I think many of us would be suprised just how many there are, thats why the Poll, just to show how many we have to choose from !
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Oh, wow.... I love to support MR Indie authors **not that anyone could tell **.

So, more than 20 and STILL have a lot that are on my Reader TBR.

Smashwords is my go-to place of purchase.
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Old 05-25-2010, 06:17 PM   #9
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So, more than 20 and STILL have a lot that are on my Reader TBR.

Smashwords is my go-to place of purchase.

Me too Dreams, oh btw tell Sockpuppet to expect Eeyore on 3 knees (1 knee for a Biped)





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OK just out of interest, of the many many Indie Authors who are members and ardent supporters here on MR have you actually read ?
Far too few unfortunately. Perhaps four or five.
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I said 6 to 10 but I'm sure there are indie authors I've read that I didn't know wear members here.
Ditto. There are some big name writers that I will buy but there are more and more indies that I buy now.

Come to think of it, I would say;
Big Name - 5 to 10%. I'm waiting for DRM to go away.
Free Classic - 30 to 35%
New Writers - 50 to 60%

The percentage will always move around because I'll buy whatever looks interesting at the moment.
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Beyond doubt, the best books that I have read in the past couple of years have been by MR writers. I am also in the 20+ group. And I am so proud of all of our fladgeling authors and it has been a pleasure to watch them mature in their writing.
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Old 05-25-2010, 07:28 PM   #13
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Far too few unfortunately. Perhaps four or five.


Yeah I think lots of us would like to read more of the MR Authors but boy we all have (Well Most) too big a TBR list
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Is there a list (anywhere) of recommended books by Indie Authors? I prefer thrillers...
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Is there a list (anywhere) of recommended books by Indie Authors? I prefer thrillers...

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