Last year in the UK, online dating scammers conned their dates out of £33 million.Anna Moore investigates the crooks who target smart, successful women Using a fake profile on the popular dating site (they operated as ‘Christian Anderson’, a divorced engineer), the pair managed to persuade a newly divorced mother of two to sign over a staggering £1.6 million, some of it her own, the rest borrowed from family and friends."I kept my head down this year and just worked really hard," Vogue says, "and I feel like it's paying off.Even with the nomination I was so delighted to be acknowledged by something so amazing as Ifta.Of course, the big money is in fiction (0,000 and up for a short piece if it gains widespread popularity) but you've got to be a big name author to crack that list 99 percent of the time.And if you've pulling in that type of money, you don't need to listen to me. Thin Reads has been tracking the Kindle Single nonfiction and fiction best-seller lists since the beginning of 2013 and every Sunday, I publish the Thin Reads best-seller list.
*/ var render Promo Details = function(should Show Popover) ; /* CLAIM CODE REDEMPTION Promotion/GC redemption click handler.Thin Reads defines an e-book single as a written work between 20-100 pages in length and priced between 99 cents and .99.From studying the movement of books landing on the list, there are some clear lessons that I've learned.At the weekend she "went completely nuts", so now she's having matcha tea and a bottle of water in the city-centre cafe where we meet.It was Vogue's birthday the previous weekend, she turned 31, and - as is fitting in her current, two-city life - she celebrated in both London and Dublin. I had a wild night on Friday with my friends in London and I had the hangover of death for, like, two days afterwards, I couldn't have eaten enough food if I tried.