9th Straight 5-star, Widow Brigade

Another good review this morning…but, let’s set the scene properly. This past two weeks I have churned out dozens of pages in revisions to “Muster of Heroes”. I’ve got a lot of new fans eager to read that one. I’ve been in the mood to write   Then, despite the many good reviews, I end up catching a bad review on one of my books. Insert sad face here. I realize...

Posted:23rdAug, 2016

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Widow Brigade – New 5-star reviews up!

A new review by a fan has popped up on Amazon’s book page. It’s another 5-star review! So far, “The Widow Brigade” has 8 reviews in total there, and all are 5 stars! I’m very happy about this news. (now if I can get more folks to rate my books on Goodreads). Oh wait…someone did! There is also a new 5-star text review on the Goodreads page as well! The Amazon review...

Posted:8thJul, 2016

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6th Straight 5-star Review hits Amazon

The Widow Brigade has earned its 6th straight 5-star review on Amazon! Of course I am overjoyed to receive all this good feedback from fans. Despite my laptop biting the dust, I’ve been working hard to put in some extra hours writing.   Here is a link with the latest review at the top: http://www.amazon.com/The-Widow-Brigade-Douglas-Dyke/product-reviews/1502427192/ref=cm_cr_dp_synop?ie=UTF8&showViewpoints=0&sortBy=bySubmissionDateDescending#R3TQ223X8CTGJ2 (Click...

Posted:20thDec, 2015

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First Amazon Review posted for “Trials of Faith”

I finally got to read my first critique on Amazon regarding Earthrin Stones 2: Trials of Faith, and it did not disappoint! It was a great positive review, and I couldn’t have been more pleased. Amazon Review And I’ll quote it here: Great Read By Dr. Drev on November 24, 2015 Format: Paperback The second in a great series. I can’t praise this book enough. I stumbled upon the...

Posted:3rdDec, 2015

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Trials of Faith now available!

The Earthrin Stones 2 of 3: Trials of Faith, revised version is now available! You can order the printed, or pre-order the Kindle version, (availability, Monday, Oct 5th). I’m glad to present this to all the eager new readers that enjoyed picking up Inheritance this past year. This is the sequel to Inheritance of a Sword and a Path. Follow Trestan and Katressa as the story picks up a few years...

Posted:3rdOct, 2015

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The 5th 5-Star Written Review for “Widow Brigade”

I saw a 5th 5-star rating hit “The Widow Brigade” a week back, but only recently did I see the comment listed for it. So far, it hasn’t had less than a 5-star rating. I’m GIDDY! Read the transcript below as it appears on Amazon.com Van Dyke’s “The Widow Brigade” Rocks! By Janice ESP on August 13, 2015 Format: Kindle Edition I absolutely loved this story...

Posted:21stAug, 2015

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New glowing 5-star review for The Widow Brigade

Jen told me THIS is the novel that will get me famous, and reviewers keep agreeing. I’m ecstatic to see another 5-star review of The Widow Brigade on Amazon.com Loved how the poster labeled out all his likes. Quoted below: I am a pretty picky reader, although a very avid one. Often i read a book and something feels stretched, or out of place, or out of character, but i found none of that here....

Posted:19thJul, 2015

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Thousands of Kindle Pages read over 4th of July

Recently, Kindle changed how they reimburse books delivered to readers via Kindle Unlimited. Authors receive payments based on the amount of pages read, instead of copies sold. This has made tracking “sales” into a different beast.   The important news out of this, is I can see how many pages of my books are getting read through Kindle Unlimited on any given day. Keep in mind, normal...

Posted:7thJul, 2015

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Another 5-Star review. All 5s so far! (Widow Brigade)

I was happy and astounded to see a third 5-star review added to “The Widow Brigade” on its Amazon page. http://www.amazon.com/dp/1502427192/ref=cm_sw_su_dp¬† (Link to Amazon)   I’ll quote it here: I’ve read several of this author’s previous works, and enjoyed them immensely. This book is very well written and as always with his stories, the battle scenes are intense,...

Posted:1stJul, 2015

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5 Stars on Amazon!

I was greeted with the most wonderful discovery this morning. The first 2 reviews of The Widow Brigade have appeared on Amazon, and both gave it 5 stars! (Click for a larger image) A fun read. By David D. on June 7, 2015 Format: Paperback Verified Purchase I really enjoyed this book and had a hard time putting it down. The characters are well written and believable. Reading of the author’s...

Posted:15thJun, 2015

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