If you write non-fiction, this post is a must-read, giving a succinct guide to the specialist subject of indexing, why you need an index for your book and how to acquire one.
Tag Archives | non-fiction
6 good reasons to write non-fiction, by Australian publisher and ALLi partner member Ann Wilson – should you be doing it too?
Inspiration for all kinds of indie authors from self-publishing superstar Joseph Alexander, author of 30+ non-fiction books
A heartwarming post by indie author Julie Day, who has Asperger’s Syndrome, about her new Rainbow School series of books for children with special needs
How the age of digital publishing brings new opportunities for midform writing – and how to take advantage of them – by author and journalist Alex Klaushofer.
Interesting and inspiring case study of an indie author who has applied her career experience to write non-fiction books for and about children with special needs.
A fascinating case study of how a former research scientist Katrina Kirkwood arrived at the best way to tell the story of her grandmother’s mysterious beads, illustrating the concept of creative non-fiction.
British indie author and keen mountaineer Mark Horrell explains how writing a blog improves his writing, how his blog turned into books, and each makes the other more successful. Essential reading for any blogging indie author!
Today’s Opinion post, Charlie Raymond explains why it’s nigh-impossible to find an agent for non-fiction – and why he’s glad he still gave it a try, before successfully self-publishing his memoir, “Hired, Fired, Fled”.
We’re thrilled to be featuring in our mini-masterclass slot an author of both fiction and non-fiction writer who is also a hybrid author (ie both trade- and self-published). Although US author Amy Shojai has written some novels, most of her books have been about pet care and animal behaviour, giving us the perfect excuse to […]