A heartening story of how children’s author Karen Inglis has made her way to the top of the Amazon UK charts in paperback and ebook with her self-published adventure stories such as “The Secret Lake”
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ALLi’s Children’s Author Advisor Karen Inglis shares the secrets behind her success, which will be inspiring and informative whether or not you write for children.
Why print is so important for self-published authors of children’s books – useful tips and figures from ALLi’s Children’s Advisor, Karen Inglis.
Following the recent post on using quizzes to promote your book, British indie author Karen Inglis, ALLi’s advisor on writing for children, shares how she has used crossword puzzles to market her self-published books for children. Crosswords as a Simple Marketing Tool It struck me early on when taking my time travel mystery, The Secret […]
Hear London-based children’s author, Karen Inglis, talk through top tips and home truths about self-publishing children’s picture books – including why print and selling face-to-face matters, costing your project, finding illustrators and making the most of your artwork to plan, promote and run school events and to support local bookshops. This Article is from […]
We’ve run a few posts lately on the subject of “write what you know”. Today we’re looking instead at how writing not what you know, but where you know, homing in on authors who have capitalised on their geographical focus by selling their books into relevant local libraries. A familiar setting may also help you get […]
British children’s author Karen Inglis provides a useful summary of how self-published authors can get their books featured in the increasingly significant iBooks store for users of Apple iOS devices. While we all know that Kindle sales dominate overall ebooks sales volumes, many indie authors are taking the long-term view and choosing to list their […]
Announcing the official launch of Opening Up to Indie Authors ALLi is delighted to announce more details on our Opening Up to Indie Authors launch. The official launch of the book, campaign and petition, sponsored by Kobo, will take place at London Book Fair. Opening Up to Indie Authors (OUTIA) guidebook contributors, Debbie Young and Dan […]
Calling all YA and Children’s authors! We’re excited to announce another live ALLi Q&A event which is welcome to all – this time, we’ll be speaking to the hugely successful S.R. Johannes and Karen Inglis. YA and Children’s Authors – Live Self-publishing Q&A Session Tues 18 March 3pm EST / 7pm GMT All Welcome! Are […]
Self-published children’s author Karen Inglis provides a cautionary tale about back care for writers everywhere. We hope it wasn’t back pain that caused her to name one of her children’s novels Eeek! Almost four years ago to the day, I stood up after a three-hour stint sitting at my desk to be greeted by a […]