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This Week’s Self-publishing News

It’s been a week when authors got results for speaking up about being paid fairly. Valerie Shanley gets the lowdown from ALLi partners and friends on this and all the news self-publishing related, including upcoming indie author events such as ALLi’s new look Fringe Festivals tied into the three biggest book fairs worldwide, plus discussion […]

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Self-publishing News Round-up

Here’s our quick glance at industry news this week on the movers and shakers in indie publishing, plus surveys and some (reliable) gossip. Wilson back in the FastPencil lane FastPencil, the self-publishing service provider with a writing community of some 125,000 authors, is back in the hands of its former owner Steve Wilson, who co-founded […]

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How To Make Money from Your Writing

Writing for the love of writing is all very well, but love won’t pay the rent.  ALLi Director Orna Ross and ALLi’s US Advisor Jane Friedman consider the many creative ways in which self-published authors may make more money from their writing than simply by publishing books. In a comprehensive discussion videocast on ALLi’s YouTube channel, […]

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ALLi News – Event Changes and Book of the Month update

Your weekly dose of ALLi news features a couple of date changes for some upcoming events – diaries, pens, iCals etc at the ready – alongside a quick progress report on the ALLi Book of the Month Awards. Tuesday, December 3rd, 19:00 – 20:00 GMT: The Business of Author-Publishing with Jane Friedman Money, money, money. […]

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Indie Authors and Book Expo America

Mad old Manhattan. It’s good to be back, walking small between its skyscrapers; stepping aside to let a scurrying New Yorker pass; enjoying — for the few days I’ll be here — the thrusting push of this place that prides itself on working and shopping and driving and drinking and playing (but mostly working) loud […]

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