Posted on 09/24/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writing any book is just the first step, but if you're self-publishing a children's book, there's an extra bit of...

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 01:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As you probably already know, Spotify has launched its expanded audiobook store. And so with a few days since the...

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Posted on 09/23/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As a writer, you want to bring your readers into your characters' minds. But you also want to keep the...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 01:03 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Authors Guild is celebrating a significant change in Amazon's ebook return policy. The group has been pushing back against...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 09:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Direct, forthright communication is generally a good thing in your real life. But, says author DiAnn Mills, it's less desirable...

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Posted on 09/21/2022 at 03:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penny Sansevieri has a hunch that most authors would prefer to be left alone with their writing, versus handling marketing...

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Posted on 09/21/2022 at 08:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Readers, or at least those who follow us on Facebook, weren't ready to see COVID-19 in books a few years...

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Posted on 09/20/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Marketing audiobooks is, in many ways, similar to marketing ebooks. But it's not a package deal, necessarily — there are...

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Posted on 09/20/2022 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We hadn't intended to share a post on fantasy writing on George R.R. Martin's birthday; that's just how it happened....

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Posted on 09/19/2022 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Unboxed's Desmond Hall has previously hit upon how to improve the escalation in your novel. Now, he's diving in...

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