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Raise the Profile of your Self-published Books with IndieReCon’s Great Competitions

With IndieReCon fast approaching, here’s a timely reminder about three great opportunities this fabulous free online conference offers to help you spread the word about your books: two contests and one massive giveaway. The Grand Prize Giveaway will function like a catalogue of great indie books, while the Cover and Book Description Contests will allow you […]

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Katharine D'Souza

Writing: A Self-Published Author’s Report on the First London Author Fair

Self-published British author Katharine D’Souza’s report about the inaugural London Author Fair includes issues relevant to writers all over the world. The tag line for the first London Author Fair (LAF) on the 28th Feb 2014 was “Writers Unite”, and it was attended by writers of all stripes – some experienced self-publishers like me, some […]

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YA Author Sarah Juckes of CompletelyNovel

How to Write an Effective Blurb for a Self-Published Book

An easy-to-follow guide to writing a cover blurb to help seal that sale to your target reader, by YA author Sarah Juckes from ALLi Partner Member CompletelyNovel. So, you’ve got a kick-ass front cover and have chosen a suitable title. Now comes the hardest part – condensing your novel into a few, short paragraphs in […]

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