Tag: authors

10 small things that will make your document ready for an editor

  Let’s admit it, it’s a big step hiring an editor. You’ve researched editors in your genre, you’ve sorted out your budget so it’s realistic and you have your manuscript in a Word document (or ten). After approaching a couple of professional editors you’ve…

10 Marketing Tips for Self-Publishers

  Hiring an editor isn’t enough if you self-publish – you need to market yourself. It may sound obvious, but you need to give your self-published book the best chance of success and writing a great book is just part of the process. Once…

15 Things I Learned From Britcrime

It’s that time of year again. Festivals are happening all over Britain but, being a remote hermit type, there aren’t many that I can get to.  Some were even happening near me this year, but I didn’t realise until it was too late to…