Auckland NZ, 6 June 2016 – Auckland writer, Keith Fenwick, has released The Lifeboat, the third novel in the Skidian Chronicles trilogy. This is Keith Fenwick’s third novel. The Lifeboat continues the story of Skid, the most sophisticated planet in the known universe. In the first Skidian Chronicle we are transported to a world where […]Read more "Media Release – The Lifeboat"
I recently set myself a target of 3000 sales of my books by Christmas 2016. For a number of reasons I have been slow to get going so like any half decent Project Manager I have reviewed the situation with my stakeholder and extended the target by two months. Sales are actually going much better […]Read more "Sales targets – The Lifeboat"
I can’t really write a review for The Lifeboat. However, if I could I would like to think it would go something a long the lines of this; The Lifeboat is the third novel in the Skidian Chronicles series, (I hesitate to say trilogy as it is evident that there is a book number four […]Read more "My review for The Lifeboat"
I head an interesting interview on the radio this morning with Linda Tirado. Tirado became accidentally famous when a blog post she wrote went viral. The theme of the post was the low wage economy and the plight of the working poor in the United States. One of the key points she made was that […]Read more "The importance of getting noticed"
Thanks Cabbagetree3, whoever you are. I especially like the last sentence By cabbagetree3 on May 9, 2016 Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase Skid is the first novel in a trilogy of Skidian Chronicles . An imaginative and original plot which sees Bruce, a classic kiwi bloke, along with his three farm dogs, transported to the planet Skid […]Read more "Another fantastic review for Skid"
#No 1 bestseller According to a recent interview I heard on RNZ, real artists have day jobs and if you produce any form of art, you can justifiably call yourself an artist. It doesn’t matter whether the artist is the only person to appreciate the work, or it is loved by millions. If you produce […]Read more "How to become a #No 1 bestseller- I need to sell 3000 books"
Welcome World. Here is the long awaited third novel in the Skidian Chronicles – The Lifeboat. I had planned to publish this last night but I had a slight proof reading glitch and there was a delay while the ‘system’ re-proofed the content. For those of you that are not familiar with the first […]Read more "The Lifeboat"
The Skidian Chronicles novels have some new reviews, neither of which I wrote myself! For the First Chronicle This book views its science fiction subject matter through a Kiwi set of eyes. The dry humour of the Kiwi farming character is amplified by the ‘city slicker’ attitude of his American “heroine”; his stoic country practical […]Read more "The Second Coming- post apocalyptic fiction?"
In the First Chronicle, the main protagonist of this tale along with the woman in his life, was abducted by a group of aliens from the Planet Skid. The First Chronicle deals with Bruce and to a lesser extent his fellow abductee, Sue coming to terms with the culture shock of finding themselves in this […]Read more "The story so far- The Skidian Chronicles Trilogy and Lifeboat teaser"
I have finally completed the first draft of the third novel in the Skidian Chronicles series, tentatively titled; ‘The Lifeboat’. This was supposed to the final novel in the series. However, there are some loose ends that I feel I need to tidy up, even if in doing so I am merely satisfying my own […]Read more "The Lifeboat"