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  • Another impoverished author.

    My latest ebook my take on oven maintenance, recipes etc.

    The English language was invented by people who couldnt spell.

    My Build.

    Books.

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    Brickie

    You amaze me with all that you do! looks like I need to go out and get a portable reader which can handle a kindle format. Have you thunk about your brick oven build as well?
    Jen-Aire 5 burner propane grill/Char Broil Smoker

    Follow my build Chris' WFO

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    • #3
      Re: Another impoverished author.

      Pretty sweet! It will be the first book on my new Kindle (once I buy the proper cord).

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      • #4
        Re: Another impoverished author.

        Originally posted by C5dad View Post
        Have you thunk about your brick oven build as well?
        Yup, both my ovens have been writ up.
        The English language was invented by people who couldnt spell.

        My Build.

        Books.

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        • #5
          Re: Another impoverished author.

          Al,
          I use an iPad. Wil a Kindle product work on it?
          Dave
          Kindled with zeal and fired with passion.

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          • #6
            Re: Another impoverished author.

            The (free) Kindle App for the iPad is great!! I have purchased several Kindle books for my iPad.
            Ken H. - Kentucky
            42" Pompeii

            Pompeii Oven Construction Video Updated!

            Oven Thread ... Enclosure Thread
            Cost Spreadsheet ... Picasa Web Album

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            • #7
              Re: Another impoverished author.

              Congrats!

              Going to read it this weekend...
              49" Recirculating LOW DOME Pompei build with welded stand:
              http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/g...log-15903.html

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              • #8
                Re: Another impoverished author.

                Congratulations on all this, Al. Forum members might be interested in my own contribution to WFO lore. It's called Tools Are Made, Born Are Hands: Baking True Artisan Breads in a Wood-Fired Oven. It's the result of many years teaching WFO workshops. The cover design is by Frankie Giovanni.

                Because of the number of photographs used to illustrate the various techniques covered, the file is much too large (40 MB) for Kindle. However, the e-book version is available on my website, :: Mary G's Artisan Breads :: Traditional wood-fired brick-oven breads made to uncompromising gourmet standards, as a pdf. You can download it to your computer after I transmit it via YouSendIt. The paperback version is available on Amazon.com, Amazon.com: Tools are made, Born Are Hands. jim wills: Books, or just search the title. You'll find reader reviews and a lot more information about the contents on Amazon. Hope everyone finds it useful.

                CJ
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                "Made are tools, and born are hands"--William Blake, 1757-1827

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                • #9
                  Re: Another impoverished author.

                  I hope you have a best seller there.
                  The English language was invented by people who couldnt spell.

                  My Build.

                  Books.

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                  • #10
                    Re: Another impoverished author.

                    Thanks, Al. We'll see. It's a POD title, currently selling something like 36 a month as a paperback. Should have clarified in my original post, the "Look Inside This Book" tag on the thumbnail only works on the Amazon site. Apologies for any confusion.

                    CJ
                    "Made are tools, and born are hands"--William Blake, 1757-1827

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                    • #11
                      Re: Another impoverished author.

                      An update.
                      I am selling around 60 books per month on Amazon from the 4 books I have there, but so far I havent seen any money for them....

                      The barrel oven build book is quite often at number 1 in its category.

                      I speak with other Amazon book sellers on the sellers forum and they are stoked if they get their book to number 20,000ish in their category, whoops.
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                      The English language was invented by people who couldnt spell.

                      My Build.

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