Dr. Judith Briles – The Publishing Expert and The Book Shepherd and Book Coach

Judith Briles is a Book Publishing Expert, Book Marketing Expert, Inspiration Book Coach and The Book Shepherd. She is an Internet Radio Host, International Speaker, Publisher, and award-winning and best-selling Author.

As an author advocate, I strongly believe that your story; your sage advice; and your unique storytelling is worth telling. No longer is publishing limited to the “chosen few” it’s an opportunity that is ready for you … just say the word … and do the work. Let’s get it written … and published. I look forward to being your partner in making it happen. 

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and she is The Book Shepherd.

Call now for a free 15 minute laser time with your key book publishing questions: 303-885-2207 or you can email at Judith at Briles dot com to set up a time.

  • Award-winning and best-selling Author of 37 books, 18 traditionally published
  • Foreign rights in 17 countries
  • A combined 1,000,000 copies sold
  • Book writing and How to get published book coach
  • Cofounder Mile High Press, Ltd.
  • The Book Shepherd
  • Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of AuthorYOU
  • Founder of the Colorado Authors’ Hall of Fame
  • Presents  Judith Briles Book Publishing Unplugged Boot Camp (2-day intensive workshop held in June), Judith Briles Speaking Unplugged Boot Camp (2-day intensive workshop held in March) and Judith Briles Book Marketing Unplugged (2-day intensive workshop held in October).

Judith is an innovative and creative guide who can expertly assist you with your book and publishing project. She has mentored up and coming authors and publishers for decades and dedicated untold hours to educating others to the pitfalls, and joys, of the publishing world. She writes a monthly column for Joel Friedlander’s The Book Designer blog, and contributes regularly to other online resources. 

She wears many hats. Judith is the founder of AuthorYOU.org, a membership organization created for serious authors who want to be seriously successful, founder of Mile High Press, Ltd., a small press, founder of the Colorado Authors Hall of Fame and The Book Shepherd.

Judith Briles is known as The Book Shepherd to thousands.

She is internationally acclaimed as a speaker and recognized as an expert in publishing, writing and book marketing. Judith is also known as the “silver fox” of publishing. She is the Founder of Author YOU, a membership community for authors whose objective is to create a quality and successful book. When she wrote her first book, she got help. Little did she know that the first book would lead to dozens more.

Now, she personally coaches dozens of authors annually on how to write a book and publish a book that the author has zero regrets about. Judith’s objective is for both the author and book to be published successfully. As a speaker, Judith speaks to thousands of authors and writers at conferences and Webinars.

Dr. Briles is an award-winning author of over 37 books earning 40 book awards, including: How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech, Snappy Sassy Salty-Wise Words for Authors & Writers; How to Avoid 101 Book Publishing Blunders, Bloopers & Boo-Boos; The CrowdFunding Guide for Authors & Writers; Author YOU: Creating and Building Your Author and Book Platforms (Silver winner of Book of the Year in Writing/Publishing from the Indie-Fab awards announced at the American Library Association annual meeting), Snappy Sassy Salty: Wise Words for Authors and Writers, Show Me About Book Publishing (co-authored with John Kremer and Rick Frishman), The Tango of Authoring and Publishing, Money Smarts for Turbulent Times, Zapping Conflict in the Health Care Workplace, The Confidence Factor: Cosmic Gooses Lay Golden Eggs, Woman to Woman 2000, The SeXX Factor, Stop Stabbing Yourself in the Back, When God Says NO, Money Smarts, 10 Smart Money Moves for Women, Smart Money Moves for Kids, Money Sense, The Money Maze, GenderTraps, Woman to Woman: From Sabotage to Support, The Confidence Factor: How Self-Esteem Can Change Your Life, The Briles Report on Women in Healthcare, The Workplace: Questions Women Ask, Raising Money-Wise Kids, Financial Savvy for Women, The Dollars and Sense of Divorce, Money Guide, Faith and $avvy,Too!, Money Phases, Big Bucks Don’t Grow on Trees and The Woman’s Guide to Financial Savvy. In 2008, she released revised editions of Zapping Conflict in the Health Care Workplace and The Confidence Factor as well as publishing Stabotage! Dealing with the Pit Bulls, Snakes, Scorpions & Slugs in the Workplace. Her personal memoir, When God Says NO-Revealing the YES When Adversity and Loss Are Present was released in 2019. Her next book, Book Marketing Power and POP will be released in 2020.

Her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Time, People, USA Today, Self, McCalls, Working Woman, Family Circle and The New York Times.

Judith Briles is a frequent guest on national television and radio and has appeared on over 1000 programs, including CNN,  Oprah, and Good Morning America. Her work has been featured in numerous national and regional publications including The Wall Street Journal, Time, Newsweek, USA Today and People magazine.

She is a former President of CAL–the Colorado Authors League, CIPA, the Colorado Independent Publishers Association and a past director of the National Speaker’s Association, Gilda’s Club-Denver, The WISH List, the Women’s Bank of San Francisco and the Colorado Women’s Leadership Coalition. She chaired the first publishing/writing conference for the National Speakers Association in 1990 and started NSA’s Publishing PEG.

Colorado Biz magazine named her company as a Top 100 in the state of Colorado. Judith has earned both Masters and Doctorate of Business Administration degrees. She’s also proud to have been selected as a Woman of Distinction by the Girl Scouts of America.

The question is again: Why would you want Judith Briles on your publishing team as your publishing expert?

  • Do you need help in how to get published … to get it done … to create and grow fans? 
  • Do you need help in writing your book?
  • Do you need help in publishing your book?
  • Do you want to build an author and book platform?
  • Do you need expert guidance in creating a team of book publishing experts to develop, design, print, and publish your book?
  • Do you need help in marketing your book when it’s published?

    The answer is simply you want Judith: she brings passion, persistence, perception, planning and publishing power to the table. She’s an author and publisher, has had extensive media and PR and has personally shepherded hundreds of books, many of them award-winning. She’s sold over one million books with her name on them. Judith Briles is the Publishing Expert and Inspiration Book Coach you need.

To sum it up … it’s all about experience: Judith Briles has walked the publishing/author walk and can talk the talk. She knows how to write a book. She knows how to get published. She knows what it takes to get it marketed. If that’s what you want … call now and make a consulting appointment: 303-885-2207.

Besides http://TheBookShepherd.com, Judith’s other websites are  http://MileHighPress.com and she writes the blogs for http://AuthorYOU.org.