PRESS CLUB C Podcast with Ray Keating

Episode #78: Brandon Sanderson’s Wild Kickstarter Success

March 11, 2022 Ray Keating Season 2 Episode 78
PRESS CLUB C Podcast with Ray Keating
Episode #78: Brandon Sanderson’s Wild Kickstarter Success
Show Notes

Fantasy and sci-fi author Brandon Sanderson’s incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign should be celebrated by authors and readers. And yes, there are plenty of lessons for writers and other entrepreneurs to take away from Sanderson’s campaign.

Here's how Sanderson's campaign ended: 185,341 Kickstarter backers for a total of $41.75 million!

Ray Keating is the author of the Pastor Stephen Grant thrillers and mysteries. So far, 15 Pastor Stephen grant adventures have been published, with more coming! The more recent books in the series are Vatican Shadows: A Pastor Stephen Grant Novel, Past Lives: A Pastor Stephen Grant Short Story, and What’s Lost? A Pastor Stephen Grant Short Story. Signed books are available at and paperbacks and Kindle editions at

Also, order Ray Keating’s collection of columns and essays Behind Enemy Lines: Conservative Communiques from Left-Wing New York  –  signed books  or at  Amazon.

And one of Keating’s latest books on the economy is  Free Trade Rocks! 10 Points on International Trade Everyone Should Know, which is available at  Amazon  in paperback or for the Kindle edition, and signed books at

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Read Keating’s columns on a wide range of issues at

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