Dr. Judith Briles is an innovative and creative writing coach, book coach, and how to get published expert who can expertly assist you with your book and publishing project. I have mentored up-and-coming authors and publishers for years and dedicated untold hours to educating others to the pitfalls, and joys, of the publishing world.
Have questions about your book, the publishing process, writing, etc.? Are you drowning within the sea of information … and misinformation that …
It’s Memorial Day … most plan a day of yard work, picnics, BBQ and hanging out with family and friends. Take a moment and give thanks and honor the men and women who have died for our country. Over 1.1 million have given their lives since the American Revolution—a staggering number!
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1 No one will come to your book reading/signing unless you are already famous. Contrary to popular belief, book readings have the lowest return for book sales … the average is four to six books. That’s not much return for a few hours of your time. You need to drive your fans and friends to every book signing if you are going to do them. It’s the celebs …
Amazon’s Look Inside the Book Guidelines
Your book is on Amazon. Excellent. Now, support your visitors. You need Look Inside the Book. Let them open your book up instantly for a quick peek and a random read. See the full front and back cover and a variety of pages of the interior. They need Look Inside the Book.
Below are Amazon’s Guidelines via Amazon Seller Central as of 5-20-2016.
PRINT BOOK FAQs
How do I sign …
When A Time to Kill by John Grisham first surfaced, it was mostly ignored. It wasn’t until The Firm popped that he got the public’s attention. Many books later, A Time to Kill has remained one of my favorites–the opening alone is worth every fiction writer’s worthwhile. Truth be told, I believed that Grisham had lost his touch and had become lazy or resourcing his name to others. Just turning the last pages of Sycamore …
Hot off the press … this is from my just released book How to Avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders, Bloopers & Boo-Boos … and book that you DEFINITELY want to get pronto. Here’s the link to order yours: http://amzn.to/1W7uLld
Make a sign: Perfection is the enemy of the author. Post it where you can see it. Perfection is a form of procrastination—if you keep trying to make it “perfect” … time disappears into a vacuum, as …
Have you got old Products … Books, Videos, Audio?
Create a special label and ID them as “classics” and deep, deep discount them–they may be dated, but they are YOU. If you are speaking anywhere and are a hit with an audience, they will fly off the table. Do a special eblast to all your lists and announce a short window to buy them
and ID them as “classics” and deep, deep discount them–they may be dated, …
Get ready for THREE Author changing days … it’s Book or Bust time June 23-25, 2016
Last 3 years have been sold out … don’t miss out!
There are ONLY 10 spots left!
Awesome authors came have journeyed from Hong Kong, Canada, New Jersey, Tennessee, California, New Mexico, Texas, New York and Colorado … where will you come from?
June 23-25,2016 at the Radisson Hotel Denver Southeast 3155 S. Vaughn Way, Aurora, CO 80014will change your authoring life …
Experience three full days of Judith every …