Publishing a Book – Common Mistakes

publishing-a-book-mistakes

When you want to publish a book there seems to be a few common mistakes that every writer is prone to make. In fact most writers will do one of the following things when writing a book, then they tend to worry and fret over the fact that traditional publishers do not what or need their book. Below are the two most common mistakes any writer will make in terms of publishing a … [Read more...]

Natalie Tinti – Author Interview

Sewing-a-Friendship

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Sewing a Friendship It all started with four best friends Meeka, Sokron, Jonsy, and Nina. They are super excited about the start of summer! Their adventure began as they were getting ready for a ‘pink sleepover’ and ran into a girl named Kiki as they were walking through the park. The girls thought she was the … [Read more...]

Bob Manion – Author Interview

the-treehouse

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My most recent book is The Treehouse. A coming of age romance novel. The search of lost love when two young lovers are torn apart by parent and unforeseen circumstances. A story of the search and the struggle to overcome personal heartbreak told as a journey of discovery, separation, tragedy and renewal. Jon looks for … [Read more...]

Publicity Tactics: Does Old Media Still Matter?

old-media

Is Old Media still relevant in today’s social media world in terms of getting publicity that helps you make sales? You bet. While it is great to get mentioned on blogs and social media sites, Old Media or Mainstream Media is still the place to be to get results. Here are 5 reasons to include Old Media in your publicity and marketing campaigns: Credibility. If the … [Read more...]

Francine L. Trevens – Author Interview

short-plays

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Short Plays to Long Remember, 27 Plays By 14 Award Winning American Authors is an anthology of 27 plays by 14 award winning American authors from all over the country which I compiled. It was just released in March. These plays represent a wide range of contemporary authors and varying styles and agendas. I chose plays … [Read more...]

Put Your Book Reading on YouTube

The first thing you will need (rather obviously!) is a recording device of some kind. My partner, a professional photographer, has a Canon 5D Mark II that can record videos and we decided to go with that (although he hadn’t used the recording function before). We decided to mount the camera on a tripod so there wouldn’t be any sudden quirks, dips or sways to the angles. If … [Read more...]

Barbara Barth – Author Interview

The-Unfaithful-Widow

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. The Unfaithful Widow: Fragmented Memoirs Of My First Year Alone, no subject is taboo. I like to think of my book as sharing a cup of tea with a girlfriend and letting it all out. All those things I never thought I'd do again. What inspired you to write this book? A bad book on being a widow that I read at a … [Read more...]

Isadora Alman – Author Interview

isadora

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Bluebirds of Impossible Paradises: A Sexual Odyssey of the Seventies is a departure from my usual writings in that it is a novel. Up 'til now I have been a nonfiction writer. It is the story of a heterosexual woman's search for love happiness and, yes, sex, with several bisexual and gay men. It takes place in the … [Read more...]

E.G. Sebastian – Author Interview

Communication-Skills

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. Communication Skills Magic: Improve Your Relationships & Productivity through Better Understanding Your Personality Style and the Personality Styles of Those Around You Forget the Golden Rule! When it comes to communication, it is straight out dangerous; instead embrace the People Smart Rule, which states … [Read more...]

Brian K. Shell – Author Interview

EverydaySingleMomCover

What is your most recent book? Tell us a bit about it. My recently released book of daily affirmations for single mothers is titled "Everyday Single Mom - Life and Dating Inspirations."  It contains one inspiration per page for every day of the year... with a daily dose of soulful spirituality, tips to raise your kids with care, advice on romance and relationships, keys to … [Read more...]