Category Archives: Books

Q&A Part Two: The Birth of the Novel

By | August 3, 2012

The book Stars in the Texas Sky is about growing up in the small Texas town of Windmill in 1952. Buy it here as  Kindle download: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008NNSU3U Buy it here as a brand-new paperback from Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Stars-Texas-Sky-Stephen-Matlock/dp/1477458786 When I started writing, I can’t say I knew how the book would end. The story flowed like… Read More »

Stars in the Texas Sky—FREE GIVEAWAY

By | July 22, 2012

So the book is now released in both book and Kindle format. http://www.amazon.com/Stars-Texas-Sky-Stephen-Matlock/dp/1477458786/ (Print)http://www.amazon.com/Stars-Texas-Sky-ebook/dp/B008NNSU3U (Kindle) And I’ll give away a free printed version (paperback) shipped to you direct from Amazon. But here’s how to enter the contest: 1. Post a reply on this thread (http://stephenmatlock.com/2012/07/stars-in-the-texas-skyfree-giveaway/) asking to be entered into the contest giveaway. 2. Go… Read More »

Proposed Book Cover

By | June 28, 2012

Here’s the proposed book cover for the book: Pros I like it It represents the book well It fits the time / era Cons Not at all like other YA novels Color scheme isn’t bright and cheerful You can see more about the book on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StarsInTheTexasSky