Are you making the most of the opportunity to get your share of the booming audiobook market? Let Orna Ross and Helen Sedwick make a compelling argument in this extract from their guide to authors’ rights.
Self-publishing Author Advice about retaining and selling book rights and negotiating the best author contracts
Are you confident that if someone offered you a rights deal tomorrow, you’d know whether it was worth your while? Here’s an easy way to start skillin up and get savvy enough to build your author business through rights sales – read this post by Orna Ross and Helen Sedwick.
An insightful interview with ALLi director Orna Ross by Howard Lovy sharing valuable advice on how indie authors can make the most of The London Book Fair, and what to expect if you attend.
Do you have an out-of-print or unpublished back catalogue tucked away? Don’t be afraid to get it out and reread it – it may be better than you think, and ideal material for self-publishing, says Ann Richardson, who goes on to offer two cases of her own that have done well.
Ghostwriting as an additional income stream for indie authors – and how to do it successfully
Non-fiction indie author Ann Richardson shares her case study of getting her rights back to two trade-published books
What intellectual property means to the indie author and self-published books – join Dan Holloway’s conversation about this vital issue
Jay Artale our ALLi communications manager has put together a roundup of our Ask ALLi and Indie Author Fringe podcasts, and coaxes us to take time for ourselves over the festive season to listen and be inspired.
New Zealand novelist Katherine Hayton shares her inspiring success story about her fourth novel’s success in a Kindle Scout campaign, leading to a publishing contract with Amazon’s own imprint, Kindle Press. Back in January, I ran a Kindle Scout campaign for my fourth full-length novel, The Three Deaths of Magdalene Lynton, and was accepted for publication […]
American indie author Amira Makansi provides an entertaining case study on how she and her co-authors came to be offered an option on film rights for two self-published novels. Over to Amira… Major Major Major Major’s Mediocre Guide To Getting A Film Deal One of my favorite quotes is a twist on a famous phrase […]