If you’re a writer and a lover of books, at some point you may have thought about combining your two loves and becoming a book editor. This is a very good career choice with a lot of different options available to you. Many published authors also become book editors because they’ve written enough books to know […]There's more!
If you’re reading this right now, you want to know how to revise a novel. Which also means you’ve written the first draft of a novel—congratulations! That is not an easy thing to do, just ask every writer in the world who still has an unfinished draft (or drafts) on their computer. Before you read any […]There's more!
PriceExcellent. Cheap and has a great free planEase of UseExtremely intuitive. If you can drag and drop, you can use BookBrush! EffectivenessThe graphics it lets you create look polished and pro. SupportGreat FB group and community are there to help. We LikeSimple and intuitiveA suite of cool featuresCommunity supportSaves time! We Don’t LikeNot an ‘all-in-one’ […]There's more!
“Never judge a book by its cover” – I know: cliché, right? But sometimes, clichés are right. And this is one of those instances. People absolutely judge a book by its cover. You might not like the idea behind all of that, but I can assure you that’s exactly what happens. Every. Single. Day. A great book cover can make the […]There's more!
For a couple of weeks now, Amazon has been causing a pretty big stir in the indie-author community. Forums, Facebook groups and discussion boards have since been swamped with enraged and baffled writers.The reason? The site seems to be slowly getting rid of ‘also-boughts’ on book pages. Could this be just a glitch? Could this […]There's more!
Have you ever been immersed in the world of the book you’re reading. Lost in its characters. Sucked into the drama. Totally immersed in the journey. Only to be abruptly thrown out of the world due to a typo? Typos not only break the reading experience, but too many of them can erode your credibility as […]There's more!
There are a lot of different elements that go into a book. The actual content, the title page, the table of contents, the blurb, the preface, and a lot more. But, there’s one element that seems to be forgotten more than most. The foreword. Not every kind of book needs a foreword. You’ll notice that most fiction […]There's more!
The tablet market hasn’t seen as much love as the smartphones and laptops. This had led to a few people predicting that the tablet market is dead! But, just because there haven’t been any massive innovations in the tablet market doesn’t make them any less useful. Tablets are incredibly portable and let you take your writing […]There's more!
You’ve spent months working on your book.You’ve done extensive research. Improved your craft. Committed to a daily word count and hit your goals.But then, once your masterpiece is complete… crickets 🙁See, a lot of authors make the mistake of writing a book, then trying to find readers and buyers. Sometimes the stars will align and […]There's more!
Don’t we all love Scrivener? I know, it has a steep learning curve, but if you really put your heart to it, you’ll be ahead of 90% of other authors, since you’ll be a master at using a tool that can really revolutionise your writing. When I first ‘met’ Scrivener a few years ago, like many, I […]There's more!