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Trailer Time: Time for Some Redemption

As both a Christian and a lover of fantasy, I can’t resist a good redemption story: Before we start analyzing this trailer, let’s recap. In every trailer, I’m looking for: An introduction to the plot, An introduction to the main … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: Of Love and War

I found a professional trailer for us to watch this week: I advise watching it once as a potential reader and then watching it again as a discerning marketer. Did you notice what they did? The trailer starts within the … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: Genre Bending

I searched for a recent SF book trailer.  Take a look at what I found… The trailer classifies the book as an espionage thriller, but the story certainly seems to have a progressive scientific perspective traditional to science fiction novels:  … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: Within Reach

The trailer you are about to watch was one of the “promoted” trailers that came up when I typed in “book trailer 2013.”  I’m glad it was.  Watch to see why: As you undoubtedly saw, this trailer has everything a … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: The Redeeming Nature of Gabriel’s Redemption

So, I wanted to find an example of a good trailer that didn’t strike me as a high-budget endeavor.  I was lucky enough to find one on my second try! It’s not fancy, folks, but it doesn’t need to be. … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: The Hunger Games

So, I went to my final workshop.  This time I brought the first two pages of a short story I’d worked on awhile back and had to set aside in favor of more pressing projects.  As you might imagine, my … Continue reading

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