Author Archive | Piers Alexander

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Why I Love Bookshops (#Authors4Bookstores)

When launching ALLi’s new #Authors4Bookstores campaign during IndieReCon, English historical novelist Piers Alexander captivated the audience with his nostalgic explanation about why he was so determined to launch his debut novel in print and sell it via bricks-and-mortar bookshops. Here’s an extract from his launch speech. I grew up in Luxembourg, and the best bit […]

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Photo of Piers Alexander in Regency costume

Book Marketing & Promotion: Dressing Up for Authors – Historical Reenactments

Bestselling indie writer Piers Alexander, author of the award-winning historical novel The Bitter Trade, takes to a whole new level the idea of putting yourself in the shoes of your fictitious characters. Your Characters’ Revenge We put our characters through it, don’t we? Bereave them, create obstacles for them, blow them up, confuse them with love triangles, […]

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PIers Alexander, indie author of "The Bitter Trade", now available from airport shops

How I Do It – Piers Alexander Shares the Secrets of His Self-Publishing Success

English historical novelist Piers Alexander shares the secrets of the success of his award-winning self-published novel, The Bitter Trade, which, thanks to his hard work and focus on his goals, is now stocked in airport shops and is about to go into over 500 stores of a major brick-and-mortar UK bookstore. What’s the secret of […]

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