Building a platform is no longer an option for authors. You must do it. But where do you start? Listen in as media expert and CEO Thomas Umstattd offers advice on how to build a great platform, depending on whether it's a fiction or nonfiction book.
Literary Agent Julie Castiglia discusses the challenges of selling a fiction novel to Literary agents and publishers.
Jeff Klima, author of bestselling The Dead Janitors Club, says the most important part of selling a book is pitching it to a potential agent by creating a saleable synopsis. In his experience, he was able to sell an idea (not a book) because he wrote a nonfiction book.
Author Claudia Long shares her path to writing historical fiction and the creative platform that launched her book.
Learn the basic elements of writing good fiction from award-winning author Donna Hatch. Expand your skills to take your writing to the next level!
Learn five powerful mindset hacks to overcome writer's block and write your novel.
Author of "Soar, Elinor!," Tami Lewis Brown, discussed her views on the challenges and benefits of writing both fiction and non-fiction, at the same time.
Author Leslie Ann Moore talks about the challenges of writing science fiction and balancing world-building with science.
If you have broad experience and knowledge of a topic you can leverage that as a book. But don’t stop with just one book. Write multiple books – a series even. And then, use that to expand into other areas. Here are some key reasons to consider this approach.
In this webinar author Anita Sanchez teaches you how to use your five senses to create a strong emotional connection to characters by asking five important questions. If you write fiction you won’t want to miss this webinar.
Are you trying to decode how to write the perfect mystery? Join best-selling mystery author, Serita Stevens as she explains: