I am guessing Book 9 of the Grove Health Science series will not be available for free…(I could be wrong)

When I started writing the Grove Health Science series, I would embed free versions of the books using Scribd’s service, on this website… http://sarigrove.wix.com/library

…so the following picture shows how many people viewed each book(& some other documents of mine that were on Scribd)…

may23,2015scribd

Then, I decided that maybe some people were on mobile devices & wanted smaller versions of the books, again for free…So I linked book cover images to Smashwords, where I had under 10 mb versions, also for free…

…this next picture shows how many people downloaded those smaller size books…smashwordsmay23,2015

Now the Scribd numbers & the Smashword numbers are only 2 places that track activity…

When I made Book 8 free on Amazon for 3 days, over a 100 people(who I mentioned it to) rushed to download the Kindle version(slightly bigger & higher resolution than the always free Smashwords versions)…

Now one of the reasons I made the books free in the first place is to develop word of mouth authority…This is what Createspace, Amazon’s self-publishing arm told me to do…

Another reason is that because you can edit manuscripts, even after publishing them, & I do, I wanted to make sure each book was sort of perfect before getting big publicity or selling…

Turns out that was smart because I now feel I need to go back & correct one or two glitches in each of the books…Not really glitches, but things I know now that I didn’t know then…Like for example, melatonin is in the Bismuth/Indium family, NOT in the Phosphorus family as I mention casually in Book 4…

When writing & researching & thinking, I still work like an abstract expressionist painter…Broad strokes first, work quickly for freshness, tidy it up last…

I have a whole new book really in this new WordPress Blog that I started here Christmas of 2014…Book 9…

But maybe, instead of doing that, the shiny new thing, I should buckle down & go over each of my already published manuscripts & re-edit them…

You can see & study what I am doing(& have done) in this new course I put together on GinkgoTree… If you do come across a glitch in one of the books, please write to me at grove@sent.com Sari Grove, so I can make sure to stick in the correct info while I am re-editing…joseph&sarigrovemay14, 2015

Once each manuscript is corrected for glitches, I can re-upload them to Scribd & Smashwords & Amazon paperback & Amazon Kindle…

This might take a whole year, 2015, possibly…

If not, I will then be able to move on to doing Book 9…I am guessing Book 9 will not be made available for free…(My mother & a caring drug dealer who sold me CBD oil when I could not get it legally in Canada, feel I need to monetize…)

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(Biography chatter:from my Author Central page on Amazon-Grove Health Science is a series of 12 books now!) Hi...I'm Sari Grove...Sari sounds like Mary...Grove is the last name I took from my husband, 'cause it is a really nice name, & he was very very good looking, & I married him, & my maiden name, the name I grew up with, was "Slatt", which could be turned into all sorts of unfortunate words, which is why when I was looking for a mate, I sought someone with a cool last name...(I cannot tell you how many totally worthy men I had to ignore due to their last names being unmelodic or otherwise unsuitable...) Grove Canada is a pen name, mostly because when I needed a web address, I could not get Grove.com or even grove.ca, so I just got GroveCanada, due to a serious lack of imagination in that moment...It stuck, so I still use it...I thought this time, if I used Grove Canada as a pen name, that maybe you might look up my blog online, at GroveCanada.ca, & enjoy the freshness of getting information from the horse's mouth, up to the minute, rather than the instant obsoleteness that a book creates...Like a car depreciates as soon as you buy it-a book is old as soon as it is published...For a Virgo perfectionist, this inability to easily update, with a new chapter, with new research, causes me constant worrisome self-abnegating, consternation... I use those dot dot dot things, the etcetera symbol, at the end of my sentences, as a habit-you will always know it is me writing, you will always pause at the end of a sentence to think for a moment, you will remember that poetry is beautiful, & you will take everything I say with a giant grain of Pink Himalayan salt(since the grammatical error will irk you into that state of skepticism)! Love & Hugs, Sari ps. I became a Christian at the age of 21, which may seem like a non sequitur, & though my faith is decent my works may not really do justice to that title-but I thought I'd mention it, since my first name Sari always seems to force an assumption about my background-and though you would be right to assume that it tends to be a Jewish name, you might not be right in assuming that that is what I am going to sound like when I expound on some of my karmic principles or other ethical compasses I have developed...Not that I have done away with my past, it is just I have iced the cake with the new updated version-so if you wrong me, I may just turn the other cheek(New), instead of doing the eye for an eye thing back at you!(old)...

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