It was a week you’ll remember for being called a “bloodless nerd” and being inspired by another author who self-published herself into a book deal.
Of course a book is judged by it’s cover and why not? If you’re not willing to back yourself with a proper cover, how good is the inside likely to be?
You might make more money selling your book direct from your site but there are significant drawbacks from doing so.
Yesterday I read Pakistan and the Mumbai Attacks: The Untold Story by Sebastian Rotella, a brilliant Kindle Single. The last page turn of the ebook brought up the Before You Go… screen inviting me to rate the book and share my rating on Twitter and Facebook, which I did. Then, in a demonstration of the [...]