The fabulous duo Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings, better known as Christina Lauren, have had quite the meteoric rise from their early days writing fan fiction. They are the authors of the NY Times Bestselling Beautiful and Wild Seasons series, they recently published their first stand-alone romance Dating You / Hating You, and will soon publish Autoboyography, which is already […]
What if there was a way to virtually guarantee your book hits all the bestseller lists without being a “big name” author or buying your way onto the lists? Sound impossible? People have done it. And here’s the secret… You need to build an AUDIENCE of people ready to pre-order your book. It’s the exact […]
It’s here! My first redesign in… yeah let’s not talk about how long it’s been. I’m incredibly excited to reveal something I’ve been working on for a good portion of the year. A completely redesigned, new look for the blog. If you’re reading this in a feed reader or by email, CLICK THROUGH. This is […]
Nathan here! So much is required of authors these days, everything from writing the darn thing to making sure your book is being marketed to managing your social media presence. To be a successful author in this landscape, you have to have an entrepreneurial mindset, which doesn’t always come perfectly naturally to creative types. My […]
In my post on Monday, I mentioned a service called Query Mastery but wanted to do a full post to make sure you knew about it. Query Mastery is an awesome service created by my friends Natasa Lekic (former editor and founder of NY Book Editors) and Rachel Stout (former agent at Dystel, Goderich & […]
I’ve mentioned previously that the blogosphere is feeling a little quieter lately, but maybe I’m just not looking in the right places. What are some of your favorite still-active writing and publishing blogs? Who’s out there still innovating and keeping the people talking?