Self-Publishing News and Advice: Exclusive Ingram Tour

This week, among other things, an Exclusive Ingram Tour for ALLi Members at Digital Book World on 5th October in Nashville, Tennessee.

Other Self-Publishing Advice

Scottish indie author Wendy H Jones explains how she mastered the art of taking advantage of every opportunity to build a multi-faceted writing career in How Being an Opportunist Helps Build Your Writing Career

Anne-Catherine de Fombelle, Chief Globalization Officer for self-publishing aggregator (and ALLi Partner Member) StreetLib, probes the concept of “the forgotten markets”  that can be reached by going wide in How to Reach Forgotten Markets for Self-published Books.

AskALLi’s Advanced Self-Publishing Salon in September covered topics including:

  • What’s it like to co-write with your mom?
  • What about Foreign Rights Deals?
  • CreateSpace is being rolled into KDP Print. What does it mean?
  • How many platforms should you use?

Alison Baverstock presented the results of her recent survey into ‘What Makes a Writer?’ Five ALLi author members were there and share their response in What Makes a Writer? – Feedback on Important New Research

And finally, as always, we come to Dan Holloway’s regular indie author news round-up. This week, what makes a writer; French booksellers boycotting Prox Renaudot; Amazon preparing to launch its biggest “Go” store in the US; Waterstones buying one of the best loved and most iconic of all UK stores;  and The Society of Authors launching a forceful defence of the EU’s Article 13 proposed amendment to copyright law.

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