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Jennifer Tanner

Jennifer Tanner has written 240 posts for Romance University

How To Beta Your Book by Bronwen Evans

Beta readers play an important role in a story’s success, but how do you find one who will give you constructive feedback? Author Bronwen Evans walks us through her process of selecting beta readers. (You’ll want to […]

Part 2: Ten Steps to a Great Book Cover — What I’ve learned from the Experts at Sourcebooks and Smashwords by Kate Allure

We welcome back Kate Allure for the second part of her post on creating an eye-catching book cover. If you missed her first post, you can read it here.  I know firsthand that book covers […]

Wanted: Writers who are willing to become Hookers! with Mary Buckham

We all know it’s essential to grab the reader’s attention from the first page, but what’s the real secret to writing a page turner? Please welcome author and workshop guru extraordinaire Mary Buckham, who shares her […]

How to Save Your Story from Slumping in the Middle by the Writer’s Relief Staff

You’ve reached the middle of your manuscript, but the story’s losing its spark. Now what? Read on because the staff at Writer’s Relief shares their bounty of plot devices for story resuscitation.   Welcome to RU, […]

Part 1: Ten Steps to a Great Book Cover – What I’ve learned from the experts at Sourcebooks and Smashwords by Kate Allure

Book covers. The good. The bad. And the ugly. Whether you’re designing your own or hiring an artist, your book cover is the first thing a potential reader sees. Kate Allure shares useful tips and […]

Weekly Lecture Schedule – April 13th to April 17th

Here’s this week’s line-up.  Monday, April 13th –How to Promote Your Book like a Boss on Facebook with Jill Bennett Wednesday, April 15th –Part One: Ten Steps to a Great Book Cover — What I’ve […]

Winner!

Congratulations, Katrina Oram! Thanks for leaving a comment on our post, Give Your Heroes Some Help: Supporting Characters Lend a Hand. You’ve won a copy of Barbara White Daille’s latest release, The Cowboy’s Little Surprise. […]

K.M. Fawcett presents: Tips for Writing Fight Scenes

Every good story has conflict and sometimes the conflict gets physical. K.M. Fawcett shares her tips on penning realistic fight scenes. Welcome to RU, K.M!  Thank you Romance University for inviting me to the blog today! […]

Give Your Heroes Some Help: Supporting Characters Lend a Hand by Barbara White Daille

Secondary characters play an important role in a story and Harlequin author Barbara White Daille tells us why. One randomly chosen commenter will win a signed copy of The Cowboy’s Little Surprise. (U.S. residents only.)  Welcome […]

Portraying the Unportrayable: Inspiring ways to show love and tenderness in fiction by Alex Limberg

Good morning, RU Crew! Please welcome first-time guest Alex Limberg.  Wonderful to have you with us, Alex.   Rain was pouring down on the pavement in heavy showers. “Wait, wait,” he suddenly shouted from behind, running […]

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