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This Week’s Self-publishing News

Valerie Shanley picks the latest from a ripe crop of indie author news from ALLi’s partners and friends. The Girls Are Online, The Boys are on the Page …Interesting stats on gender divides in how we read.  First off is the report in The Guardian referencing a study published by the National Literacy Trust showing […]

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The author Raymond Bean

Writing for Reluctant Readers

Children’s author Raymond Bean describes how he discovered and researched the perfect subject for books to engage reluctant young readers. No publisher was interested so he self-published, resulting in a series of best-selling books now being translated and sold around the world. I’ve taught elementary school for fifteen years. There are many challenges when you teach […]

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