Category: Authors

Your Message In a Book

Why Authors Should Also Be Speakers

by Joanna Penn This may be  scary idea for some people, but here are 7 reasons why you need to be a good speaker as well as a great writer. Successful best-selling authors speak at Writer’s Festivals. Therefore, if you want to be a successful author, you need to prepare for these events and…
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How to Autograph Books: Book Signing Tips for New Authors

By on 09/13/2011 Recently a new author asked me how she should handle autographing her books. It took me back to when I had published my first book, remembering how awkward it felt to sign copies. I also thought about my first business—a bookstore—where we flipped through used books in search of autographs (the equivalent of…
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