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Reaching Readers: The Rise of the Indies at Crimefest 2014

Self-published thriller writer Tim (TJ) Cooke reports on the Crimefest 2014, offering top tips on reaching and engaging readers from leading indie crime writers and encouraging observations on how a leading festival is embracing the indie author movement. This year’s Crimefest, held in Bristol, England, saw the first ever Indie panel, under the auspices of […]

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Orna & Lara in The Author Hub BEA 2014

Indie Authors at BEA 2014

This is a long post because it marks a major milestone for indie authors: gaining a foothold at Book Expo America (BEA), the largest annual book trade fair in the US. The Show ran for three days last week, from Thursday to Saturday, with many ancillary conferences around it: IDPF Digital Book, Book Bloggers Conference […]

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ALLi News – Writing in a Digital Age, Ingram and Winchester Writing Festival: A definitive roundup of ALLi’s events

We’ve got plenty of exciting developments going over at ALLi at the moment, so figured this week’s news will be our final roundup of ALLi events coming up over the next month. As a side note, we’ll soon be adding events to our calendar on the Self-Publishing Advice blog, which means it’s easier to keep […]

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Publishing: How Attending A Book Fair Changed My Publishing Journey

British author Maria Constantine describes how the development of her writing career was shaped by repeated visits to the London Book Fair over a four year period, culminating in self-publishing her debut novel. Looking back over the four years I’ve been attending the London Book Fairs, I am encouraged by the exciting changes I have witnessed […]

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