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RIGHT HOOK: Baiting Your Book to Attract its Audience with Damon Suede

Have you ever asked someone to tell you what their book is about? And then spend the next 10 minutes listening to hems and haws, mumbling and a lot of “and then THIS happens!”? Damon […]

Authors in Elevators: Writing Your Blurb with Kayelle Allen

Are you getting ready to head to the RWA conference? If so, Kayelle Allen’s post could help you present your book in the best light possible – while in the elevator! Let’s say you’re attending […]

The Million-Dollar Apple by Laurie Schnebly Campbell

Book blurbs. What should you include? What do you leave out? There isn’t a secret formula for writing a book blurb, but Laurie Schnebly Campbell is here to give us the skinny on factors you should […]

Cover Quotes and How to Get Them with Jennifer Fusco

Please help me welcome back Jennifer Fusco! Jennifer answers the question – do cover quotes help sell books? In my current book MARKET OR DIE I wanted to examine one question many writers have debated […]

Pitching Your Book – to Agents, Publishers or Readers with Oliver Rhodes

Welcome back to the fantabulous Oliver Rhodes with a don’t-miss-this article on pitching your book! Writing the most amazing story is simply not enough.  If you cannot persuade other people to read it, then your […]

Yakkity-Yak by Laurie Schnebly Campbell

Welcome back to one of my favorite people – Laurie Schnebly Campbell! Do you freeze when trying to write a book blurb? Who doesn’t? Learn from Laurie on how to write the best blurb for […]

Chocolate, Wine, Books, Sex or Shoes with Laurie Schnebly Campbell

Writing a 60,000-word manuscript isn’t easy – but writing a 60-word blurb? Laurie Schnebly Campbell says applying a few basic advertising principles can help. CHOCOLATE, WINE, COFFEE, SEX OR SHOES by Laurie Schnebly Campbell We […]

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