Things to consider before you publish (3) – How others can help

We've looked at things you can do as an author but how can others improve your book? The big advantage that others have is that they are not you and so they can provide insights that would have never crossed your mind. Here we'll look at - Readers and how important they can be Writing groups … Continue reading Things to consider before you publish (3) – How others can help

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Turning typed sheets into an ebook – our first customer

A lovely, quite diffident, Scotsman called Hamish Porteous turned up to our first seminar and stated up front that he was very unsure if this was something  for him. He'd seen the advert in one of the local papers and had turned up 'just in case'. He hadn't bought a ticket because he wasn't online. … Continue reading Turning typed sheets into an ebook – our first customer

Things to consider before you publish your book (2) – What you can do

So what are the main things that we can do as authors to improve our books and ensure that they're ready to be published? I've put some tips below but I'd also recommend that you have a good look around the internet. There is some great advice out there by some great writers. Edit and proofread on the … Continue reading Things to consider before you publish your book (2) – What you can do

Our first seminar – a real learning experience…for us!

We held our first seminar yesterday on How to Publish Your Own Book on Amazon and while the wonderful writers who attended said they learnt of lot I can honestly say that it was probably us who took the most away from the session. It's always great to meet fellow writers. Writing can be a solitary profession and … Continue reading Our first seminar – a real learning experience…for us!

How to Publish Your Book on Amazon – our first event

  We'll be holding our first ever author event in January 2017. So here's some more information about it. What's it about? It's called 'How to Publish Your Book on Amazon' and is a three hour long seminar aimed at providing an overview of the complete publishing process. We'll cover everything from reviewing your book and making … Continue reading How to Publish Your Book on Amazon – our first event