How to meet challenges that will significantly reduce your profits and sales after you publish your book. I will help you avoid costly mistakes, for example: - by writing a book that publishers, editors & buyers don't want to read! - by failing to secure long-term control over your Amazon … [Read more...] about Authors/Writers/Experts – Are You Searching for a Book Coach?
Dear Self-Publishing Author: Are You Making These Mistakes? You slaved for months or perhaps years to bring your beloved book “baby” to life. You anticipated nearly every challenge imaginable—except for two burning questions: 1. Who controls the Amazon buy buttons for your book? 2. Will … [Read more...] about “Self-Publishing Authors – Protect Your Book: How to Reclaim Your Amazon Buy Buttons & 5-Star Reviews” by Dr. Joyce Starr (eBook)
Book Won an Award for Being Unnoticed - June 13, 2021 “Writing is tough. My book went so unnoticed I won an award for it. How do you cope with knowing that the project you poured years of your life into is not quite setting the world on fire?...The saddest thing about a book failing to reach an … [Read more...] about Famous Quotes: Author/Artist Quote of the Week – 2021
January 24, 2021 - Albert Camus - The Plague, 1947 "Everybody knows that pestilences have a way of recurring in the world, yet somehow we find it hard to believe in ones that crash down on our heads from a blue sky. There have been as many plagues as wars in history, yet always plagues and … [Read more...] about Author Quote of the Year – The Pandemic & Albert Camus
Dear Author, Avoid these Mistakes! Peer under the hood of your publishing contract. Are your author rights protected? What should your literary agent demand? Will you have title and cover approval? Should you purchase copies in order to obtain a publishing contract? What if your book goes out of … [Read more...] about “Mainstream Authors, Protect Your Book Contract: How to Achieve Superior Royalties, Cover/Title & Manuscript Approval Rights, Republishing Rights & More” by Dr. Joyce Starr (eBook)
Learn How to Protect Your Book Baby. Are you engaged in contract negotiations with a mainstream publisher? The typical publishing contract contains 20 or more clauses. Those referenced in this eBook are especially critical. You will learn why the clause is important, what to ask for, and how … [Read more...] about Authors – How Large of an Advance Can You Expect?
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Should you purchase remaindered books from your publisher? “It’s from your publisher,” Charlie Brown tells Snoopy. “They printed one copy of your novel. It says they haven’t been able to sell it. They say they’re sorry. Your book is now out of print.” - Author Ann Patchett, Washington Post, June … [Read more...] about Remaindered Books Podcast: Should Authors Purchase Remaindered Books from their Publishers?
"You'll never be young enough to do this again." Alec Baldwin claims he is not a writer. Yet he has written a masterful memoir for theater-goers, film-lovers and non-fiction readers. His book is eloquent, insightful and generous. A page-turner with a jewelry box of relatable lines. "I would stare … [Read more...] about Alec Baldwin’s Memoir – Riveting, Revealing & Rewarding
The Life and Times of Margery Kempe Congratulation's to Elizabeth MacDonald. It's not often that Fox News features an aspiring saint! But that's exactly what happened when Neil Cavuto interviewed Elizabeth about her new book, Skirting Heresy: The Life and Times of Margery Kempe. “Elizabeth … [Read more...] about Client’s Saintly Book on Margery Kempe featured on Fox News: “Skirting Heresy” by Elizabeth MacDonald