C P Sennett

Biography

C P Sennett is a multi award winning business owner, trainer and author based in Suffolk, England.

His latest work a crime/thriller called The Plague Doctor is out in print and eBook now. He writes business related e-books and is the author of a well received short Sci-Fi series called The Squad B Archives, free on this site.

He has a range of interested including martial arts, psychology and he also does a lot of community fund raising projects around the Ipswich area.

Smashwords Interview

How do you approach cover design?
I often outsource this, I have a theme or idea in mind but I do let a lot of creative input come from people more artistic than me. Often it is friends, my publisher or wife that help with the final details.

A cover is often a hard thing for me to get too involved in I find. Usually I am still trying to clear my mind from writing or editing the book or story and it's easier to let others help.

I am thankful we use some great artists.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
It is hard to put my five favourite books and even harder to put them in any order. Here as someone who writes I often feel as though I should put five great literary works, instead I am going to be honest and put 5 I really enjoyed.

As a young kid I enjoyed the Dragon Lance novels. Especially the first three. Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Dragons of Winter Night and Dragons of Spring Dawning. As a young boy at school I loved these books, they were great entertainment and not as hard going as some other heavier fantasy books.

I also enjoyed The Seventh Swordsman series, not as well known but beautify written by Dave Duncan. A great twist on fantasy and so refreshing. Three great books that everyone I know who has read them has loved them.

The Horus Heresy, a couple of bad books in what is otherwise a ground breaking long set of books (and growing). They really bring the Sci-Fi element of Warhammer 40,000 alive and in an adult and mature way.

For me these are three sets of books that I have really enjoyed as they have given me a great break from reality.
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Where to find C P Sennett online


Videos

The Plague Doctor
A trailer for my new crime thriller, The Plague Doctor. Our on ebook now and in print March 2013.

Books

The Plague Doctor
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 118,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Masks hide more than just flesh… A sadistic killer stalks the city of Green Valley Falls and with limited resources the police are getting nowhere. Fear grips the heart of the city as the unusual nature of the attacks are kept from the media. Laurie Hood, a young man living a mundane life loses a friend to the killer and begins investigating the case himself...
Family Duty
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Series: The Squad B archives, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A short story from the Squad B Archives. Mira, Italian, beautiful and very very deadly. Mira is a Squad B member and no stranger to violence, but this time it's not an assignment, it's personal. It's not in some far-flung corner of the world, no, it's home, it's more than a request, it's Family Duty.
Bangkok 2032
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Series: The Squad B archives, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who's the target? Jack is a highly skilled operative with morals, hard to find in 2032 but when he takes on a contract with an unknown target, from a new client, things go wrong. Bangkok is no place to be, especially when you’re trying to save the person you were paid to kill. Thankfully Jack is one of the fastest in the business but is he fast enough?
Operation Slingshot
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Series: The Squad B archives, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 2032 business is hard, companies employ a range of legal and illegal means to keep on top. Ex-military, well trained and comfortable with killing, Billy Bob is the owner of Overt Security. Overt Security makes equipment for use by the world’s military elite and business is tough.
Interview Room 9
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Series: The Squad B archives, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 2032 Essex police pull over a suspect for a simple driving offence. The suspect’s demeanour and bag full of firearms indicate to Officer Trent that this isn’t going to be an ordinary interview.
Advancing In Sales - How to make selling and earning easier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,500. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
So you have been in Sales for a couple of years and now want to give your career a boast. What do you need to do to get that higher level position and the salary and benefits that you deserve? C P Sennett offers lots of practical and down to earth advice on both the skills that you will need and how to go after that more senior sales position.
Starting in Sales - How to get started in sales and KEEP your soul.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
This is the ideal book for anyone who wants to start a career in sales and to progress to the top. The information packed into this book can give you a 'head start' over the other people in your industry. All too often new sales staff are not given enough guidance or training to get the results (and rewards) that they want. This book will help you to get and to stay ahead...
The Company Starter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
Are you thinking of starting your own business? Are you fed up with the 9 to 5 grind of working for someone else? Read 'The Company Starter' so that you can start your own business armed with the knowledge that can be the difference between failure and success. With ‘The Company Starter’, you can learn the tips and tricks that will let you follow your dreams and run your own business.
Marketing Guide For New Businesses
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
So you want to start a business? This book is a marketing guide for small businesses. If you are launching out on your own and want to make the right marketing moves – this is the book for you.

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