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The Importance of Feedback for Authors: What Kind of Feedback You Need and Why.

Our books are our babies, we don’t want to hear the hard things, but what if that feedback helps our book perform better in the marketplace, and actually bring in a profit?

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Book Loaning: 3 Reasons Self-Published Authors Shouldn’t Fret Over People Borrowing Their Book Instead of Buying it.

As a self-published author, you’ve put a lot of money into your book and getting it “out there”. It will be a while before you break even, let alone start turning a profit. So when you see people talking about lending out your book, or people borrowing it from a friend, should it stress you out?

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The Art of the Book Launch Party

Hello all! I recently had the pleasure of hosting a book launch party when Transgression came out this Nov. When I was researching I was a little hard-pressed to find book launch parties that looked like what I was going for, so I thought I would write a review of what we did, how it went, and maybe what I would do differently next time. If you’re planning a book launch, or might someday, I hope this helps! Continue reading The Art of the Book Launch Party