May 18, 2017 - Book Marketing, From our Authors -
Carol Cooper is a journalist, author, and doctor. She writes for The Sun newspaper, broadcasts on TV and radio, and has a string of non-fiction books to her name including an award-winning textbook of medicine. In this post, Carol reveals how she got her latest novel, Hampstead Fever, into Britain’s largest chain of booksellers.
May 16, 2017 - Reedsy News -
A free webinar for authors: Saturday, May 20th | 12pm EST (New York) | 9am PST (Los Angeles) | 5pm BST (London). Register below! Register for the webinar! The blurb and the opening lines of a novel act as an invitation for the reader to keep reading. Just like your cover, they need to ... read more »
May 8, 2017 - Reedsy News -
The pinnacle of a writer’s life may not ever be a tearful speech at the Oscars. (“I want to thank my ergonomic keyboard for not giving me carpal tunnel.”) However, though it might not take the form of a miniature golden statue, all writers possess inspirations that drive them to put pen to paper. So what's ... read more »
May 4, 2017 - Book Design, Reedsy News -
A new romance book template... that's made for you Earlier in the year, we sent out an April Fool's email suggesting that we were turning Reedsy into a dating service for lovelorn authors. From the kind replies we received, it became clear that more than a few of you have a soft spot for romance... ... read more »
April 28, 2017 - From our Authors -
Beat Buhlmann is the General Manager of Evernote EMEA. With ten years of life management coaching under his belt, he decided to write a book about personal development planning and how it can help people manage their work goals and personal lives simultaneously. His book, Become the CEO of Your Own Life, was published earlier ... read more »
April 27, 2017 - Book Design -
Have you recently published a book? Could it benefit from a professional cover? Enter now for the chance to receive a free professional cover from a Reedsy designer.
April 18, 2017 - Perfecting your Craft -
Do all novels and short stories need a dynamic character as a protagonist? Find out what goes into writing a rounded character with the help of this guide and a charming infographic.
April 13, 2017 - Book Marketing -
For outdated book marketing advice, who better to ask than a recently unfrozen caveman author? Read our interview with the Stone Age Stephen King.
April 6, 2017 - Book Marketing, From our Authors -
Brent Jones recently gave up his freelance career as a social media manager to pursue creative writing full-time. At the end of this past February, he published his debut novel, The Fifteenth of June, and in the following month, Brent has been focused on what he knows to be an equally important part of an author's job: marketing. In ... read more »
April 4, 2017 - Perfecting your Craft -
The average author’s relationship with social media is getting more complicated by the day. On one hand, it’s an essential tool for marketing and building connections with your readers. On the other hand, it’s a common distraction from the actual business of writing. And while social media (and Twitter, especially) gets a bad rap as ... read more »