Discussion: 24/06/2010 at 02:12PM
I like this summary of presenting. Probabably the best thing to do is practise, not just in a room on your own but to other people and audiences. Present at little events until you eventually real…
Discussion: 22/06/2010 at 03:03PM
I have a wonderful quote from another author that would have made the perfect epigraph (I think that’s the correct term for the bit at the front before your own literary masterpiece starts?!) for m…
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Much obliged to you, my dear.
Discussion: 11/06/2010 at 01:50PM
Just a note to say well done guys. Book looks great!
Discussion: 08/06/2010 at 08:27PM
This all looks great. Many thanks to you and Oli (and the rest of the CN team) for all the help and advice you’ve given us over the last year or so!
Discussion: 08/06/2010 at 10:35AM
I like to think that the content of a book, and whether it’s well written and entertaining, are what really matters, but it’s a fact of life that the title and cover are crucial in attracting the r…
Discussion: 07/06/2010 at 01:59PM
Discussion: 04/06/2010 at 11:29AM
I think what Anna said about sharing links is crucial for gaining valuable followers. The think I get most from the people I follow are links to interesting bits of information and links to new and…
Discussion: 03/06/2010 at 10:13AM
I feel that while the manufacturers of e readers and co will push their wares as hard as they can including giving out misleading ideas regarding people s opinions the public will inevitably follow…
Discussion: 02/06/2010 at 11:07AM
Hi there – it’s Anna from CompletelyNovel here.
I have a question for you guys.
We want to offer writers as much advice as we can when it comes to self-publishing their books. The CompletelyNov…
Discussion: 02/06/2010 at 10:09AM
I have to confess that while I have a few books related to the grammar, I rarely look at them. I remember much of that which I learned at school 50 years ago. Some aspects I have ine…
Discussion: 01/06/2010 at 03:11PM
I like the guardian slideshow. Interesting that best sellers are coming from smaller publishers now. I think it shows how you don’t need the resources of a big publisher any more to make the big ti…
Discussion: 01/06/2010 at 10:15AM
Having my work available to read online has certainly been useful recently as while having the Author of the Month slot at Hancock’s website, contributers to his site were able to study my material…
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Question: 12/05/2010 at 12:09PM
I’ve just put up a blog post asking for people who would like to test our new links with the print-on-demand printer Lightning Source. This will mean that you can get books printed in…