Make sure your book reaches enough people to catch fire!

As authors too often we sit back and think, ‘If my book is good enough it will find success.’ But the truth is that’s not good enough. 99% of successful authors busted their ass to get there. If your book is well written readers will talk about it, but first you need to make sureContinue reading “Make sure your book reaches enough people to catch fire!”

Mystery & Suspense Newsletter Building

Hello mystery & suspense authors! The Indie Academy will host a book sale from May 15-21 including any mystery, suspense and sub-genre novels (crime, psychological thriller, cozy mystery, supernatural etc). The promotion will include a giveaway (prize will depend on number of participants), all authors must share with their newsletter and social media accounts, andContinue reading “Mystery & Suspense Newsletter Building”

Don’t be a needy writer…

A lot of writers are introverts and love to be alone with their work. That’s what makes us good at what we do. Unfortunately, that also means we’re not so good at promoting ourselves because we don’t enjoy standing on the rooftop chanting our own name. But the truth is, readers don’t really want usContinue reading “Don’t be a needy writer…”

The Sea of Indie Publishing Has Deep Waters

  Writing a book is hard work so if you’ve made it to the finish line, you’re already a success. You probably have a bunch of friends and family who are super excited about your new journey and you may have figured out how to publish your book. Everyone who knows you buys a copyContinue reading “The Sea of Indie Publishing Has Deep Waters”