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Don’t Miss our next Ask ALLi and ALLi Insights

Mark your calendars for our upcoming FREE LIVE EVENTS brought to you by the Alliance of Independent Authors. Our Ask ALLi events put Orna Ross and Joanna Penn on the spot to answer ALLi Members’ self-publishing questions. Our first ALLi Insights event of 2016 has moved to a new date of February 2nd, and provides topical self-publishing advice and options available to indie […]

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What’s New from ALLi in 2016?

It hasn’t been all festive partying at ALLi Towers over the holiday as we get set for 2016. We’ve new developments afoot and new member services coming on steam over the coming months, which we’ll cover in more detail as we go. Valerie Shanley’s news for the New Year gives a sneak preview of what […]

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This Week’s Self-publishing News

Self-publishing news for Halloween looks at the latest report claiming a decline in sales of ebooks, this time in Canada,  and also those questions being asked in high places (that’s the EU) on the inequity on taxation and re-selling rights between digital and print. Valerie Shanley hollows out the big indie news pumpkin with this […]

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Writing: Should You Do NaNoWriMo?

As November approaches, so does NaNoWriMo – short for National Novel Writing Month. As aspiring novelists everywhere – and many established ones – consider whether the potential reward is worth the effort, best-selling indie author Glynis Smy explains why she thinks it is, drawing on her own results: not just a novel, but long-term publishing […]

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Chele Cooke, author of Dead and Buryd

Will NaNoWriMo Help You Publish A Novel? Why This Self-Published Author Thinks It Will

Fantasty writer Chele Cooke makes a great case for aspiring self-published authors to use NaNoWriMo as a stepping-stone to publishing a novel – as she did for her  debut novel, Dead and Buryd. What Is NaNoWriMo Anyway? NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, is the challenge to complete a novel within the space of a single […]

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