Posted on July 13, 2022 at 1:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In the kitchen, some of us want total freedom and no guidelines, just the ability to taste-test and adjust as...

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Posted on June 2, 2022 at 9:07 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A book submitted to The Fussy Librarian certainly caught my eye recently, and not necessarily because of the cover, title,...

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Posted on December 17, 2021 at 1:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Michaelbrent Collings has written bestsellers in a dozen different genres. So when he shares advice on how to create...

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Tagged As: Blurbs, Joanna Penn

Posted on January 19, 2021 at 9:51 AM by Guest Author

For an ebook to stand out on Amazon, a solid description that compels readers to buy is a must. Discover...

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Posted on December 13, 2019 at 8:39 AM by Guest Author

It can be tough figuring out how to write a book blurb, especially for new authors. The key is to...

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Posted on November 12, 2019 at 3:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You know a strong logline when you see it — and good news, you can learn to write one for...

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Posted on November 4, 2019 at 11:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sure, spring cleaning has a nice ring to it, but you can — and should — freshen up your backlist...

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Tagged As: Blurbs, Cover design, Editing

Posted on October 8, 2019 at 2:40 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

No one will claim that writing an irresistible Amazon description or book blurb is easy. But they’ll all insist that...

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Posted on April 7, 2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Novelist Beth Barany offered some tips recently at The Book Designer for writing your “elevator pitch.” While, yes, it’s often...

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Posted on March 11, 2019 at 1:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We often ask our authors to provide us a one-sentence or one-paragraph description of the book they’re promoting. So it’s...

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