Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Book Shepherd Shares Her Inside Secrets to Creating Author and Book Platforms

The Book Shepherd Shares Her Inside Secrets to Creating Author and Book Platforms

Judith also gets the pitfalls that an author can encounter. With 18 books published via traditional NY publishers, she learned to her dismay, that two disappeared—owing her thousands of dollars; that books were orphaned three different times with editors who were fired or quit in the middle of production and no one was there to support her dream—meaning the book was dead; that a publisher actually sold rights to a book after all rights had reverted to her—never giving her a dime. Judith also learned how to be successful, really success in publishing.

Last week to enter! Author YOU Cha-Cha-Cha Sweepstakes

Last week to enter!  Author YOU Cha-Cha-Cha Sweepstakes

Calling All Authors! The Author YOU Cha-Cha-Cha Sweepstakes is open until the end of the month! One lucky Author or Author-to-be will walk away with over $6,000 in prizes this month. How cool would that be–$1,000 off of printing; Yours truly–Judith Briles–will sit down with you in person or via Skype an do a 3 hour Platform building strategy session for you and your book; an Internet publicity campaign for your eBook; a cover design for your book; an eBook layout of your book; and more! Don’t miss out. This has been created for the Author and Book in You Success Tour!

Author Smarts: Top Twitter Tweets for Week Ending March 9th

Author Smarts: Top Twitter Tweets for Week Ending March 9th

Tweets are faster than a speeding bird … below are Author U’s Top Ten Tweets from the past week that you may have missed …Success & Resources

The best revenge is success. Have you had book rejects? Here’s a list of 30 mega sellers who have had multiple. http://ow.ly/hNoaY

Author Update on Amazon E-book Borrowing http://t.co/h3DANVry

Author and Blogging 101: Finding Time for Blogging http://t.co/A743NmeC2z