The first standalone American Booksellers Association ABC Children’s Institute, held from April 6–7 at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Antonio, Tex., looked like it would be a success even before it began. In the weeks leading up to the institute, ABA was forced to cap attendance after nearly twice as many people registered as it initially anticipated. Close to […]
McLaughlin's first self-published romance novel, "Out of Line," went on to sell over 150,000 copies and hit number nine on The New York Times e-book bestseller list. It’s the kind of success that indie authors dream about -- but it didn’t happen without a lot of hard work.
A high school counselor with 33 years of experience, Karyn Rashoff self-published a guidebook for parents and students that received a starred review from PW Select. We caught up with Rashoff to talk about indie publishing and the issues facing parents and adolescents.
15 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Self-Published Writers by Frances Caballo explains why another step to a writer's content-marketing strategy should be to follow influential social media and self-publishing bloggers such as Jane Friedman, Joanna Penn and David Gaughran.
Author Planet, Jody Rein News
Jody Rein will be attending the James River Writers’ twelfth annual conference, Saturday and Sunday, October 18 & 19, 2014. She will present classes and workshops on crafting book proposals, finding an agent, determining whether to self-publish or publish traditionally. Join us there; it's a wonderful conference.
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