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What Makes a Great Book Cover?

We’re asked this question a lot by our authors, “What makes a perfect book cover” – this of course changes depending on what the book is about and who it is aimed too. But the core is the same. So, here’s our advice, on how to come up with the perfect book cover!

Audiobooks, yay or nay?

Audiobooks are quickly becoming the most fashionable trend in books, and honestly, we can’t blame them! They’re brilliant. The only downside to audiobooks is that they don’t give us that toe-curling smell of, well, books. Luckily, they have a whole load of good points!

Where to start with children’s books

Children’s books rarely follow the same formula as a novel or non-fiction. They have an entirely different audience! An audience that is far more receptive to pictures rather than words. We often get asked by aspiring kid’s writers where to start, so here is our advice on the matter!

Write because you love writing not because you want to be a millionaire

One of the most frustrating things for best-selling authors and publishers alike is many authors only writing for a career. There are countless blogs and articles written by famous authors that say writing should happen as a hobby or passion, not to pay the bills, and if it turns into a career, that is a fantastic plus!

How to get published!

Here is a step by step guide on how to get published. From proposal to publication.

How to write for the modern era

Being a writer now compared to 20, 50 or even 100 years ago, is very different in many ways. Long-time authors will know, you have to adjust very slightly with the times. Here are some helpful tips on how to write for a modern audience.