Movie Projector

Ultimate List of Great Books That Made Great Movies

Is there anything more controversial than turning a book into a movie? You are almost guaranteed to lose the super fans of the book in conversion from book form to…

The Book Chats Podcast Feed Is Working – Mostly

Book Chats is going out into the world. We released our first test podcast last week and registered with Google, Apple, Stiticher, and Spotify. So far we have been approved…

The World of Top Amazon Customer Reviewers – Observations and a Guide

I learned about the competitive world of Amazon Customer Reviewers a number of weeks ago. Amazon has a complex algorithm to rate the top Customer Reviewers (more info here). Amazon…

The Pre-Launch Schedule

Book Chats is over 2 months old today. We were born March 21, 2019. That is when I bought the domain bookchats.net. Back then I decided that our first podcast would come out at midnight on July 9.

Growing Pains

When you are a start-up business with nothing real to show people, how do you do business? You make it sound good. Or as good as you can when you…

Building a Platform

As I continue consuming information to get Book Chats off the ground, I have come upon a new topic, the author’s platform. The Bookends Literary Agency has a YouTube Channel…

Post Production Blues

I dipped my toes into U. S. Copyright law in a search for music. It was a confusing nightmare of illogic. I escaped with the opinion that it was best…

O! The Learning Curve

I would love to say that Book Chats is up and running, and it kinda, sorta is. Interviews are happening. Audio files are being edited. Computers are being set up,…

How It All Began

The idea for Book Chats began in 2011 when I read The Phoenix Conspiracy by Richard L. Sanders. I liked the book enough to email Richard, and we exchanged several…

Getting Book Chats Up and Running

Welcome to Book Chats. My name is Adam Christiansen and I am the host of this new podcast adventure. We are busy here at Book Chats getting ready for our…