Advice for Authors on Dealing With a Bad Book Review

What to do when you get a bad review for your book? Recently one of my clients was upset as she had just received a 1-star review from a reader.  She asked if she should reply or how was best to handle such a negative review. To set the scene, my client is a very...
Book Publishing Trends – What People Are Really Buying

Book Publishing Trends – What People Are Really Buying

What every author needs to know about book sales trends I put together some book publishing trends that every author needs to be aware of. They look at print books, digital downloads, audio books and also the type of books that are selling well. Digital Books When...
When Bonus Content Can Land You In Trouble

When Bonus Content Can Land You In Trouble

Did you know that offering bonus content with your book can land you in trouble with Amazon? Even if you genuinely created or added bonus content to add even more value to your reader, it could raise red flags. This is happening more frequently now with Kindle books...

18 Problems Authors Face When Publishing

I remember when I first started writing, publishing wasn’t even on my mind. I simply found I loved to write. It was only when my kids asked me to print out my stories, I began thinking. Was there another way? What else could I do with these stories? who else...

8 Free Resources For Getting An Honest Book Review

Book Review Tips If you have published a bооk, it can bе frustrating to find a wау tо gеt a bооk rеviеw. Here are some ideas: Yоu can send уоur book tо rеviеwеrѕ who writе fоr the mоѕt wеll known publications. In most of the major print publications they have a...