Writing a book is a dream for many. Getting it picked up by a major publisher is an amazing achievement. The process of writing, publishing and marketing a book however can feel daunting, long and nearly impossible. This short ebook is here to help. Packed with all the advice, tips, mistakes to avoid and actions to take from dozens of published authors, it is what everyone should have when getting started.
Every question from: what to write, finding an agent, the book proposal, contracts with publishers, the writing and editing process, cover design, release dates, publicity and marketing strategy, ebook tips, what to spend money on, getting amazing testimonials, how to become a bestseller and your online social networking platform...is addressed in this ebook.
Written in an informal and conversational tone, it highlights what you must do and ask for in a contract, how to make yourself a brand and not just an author, how to really make money with a book and how to enjoy yourself along the way. This is a goldmine of information that will literally change the way you write and get published. And yes, it will probably save you a ton of money, sweat and time along the way.
What people are saying:
I love what Ariane has done with this book! Drawing from her own experience and in-depth interviews with dozens of authors and industry-insiders, she shares secrets, tips, advice and lays bare the mistakes weve all made as writers all in the name of helping aspiring writers flourish. A great resource if youre serious about getting your book written and published.
— Jonathan Fields, author of Uncertainty and GoodLifeProject founder
All the secrets you need to be a successful author are here. Ive been going to Ariane for advice on publishing, agents, advances for years - One suggestion in here could help you double your advance, increase your email list or have you choose the right publisher. Basically, I wish I had this book before I pushbilsed mine. You will save time, sweat, money and frustration and actually thrive in the world of publishing.
— Mark Thornton, Author of Meditation in a New York Minute; Super Calm for the Super Busy