Start probing before you sign on the dotted line with ANY self-publishing company or expert or whatever. Please, please do your homework.
A sell sheet can be for your book, your expertise, or you as an author or speaker. It’s a slick one-sheet that brags about you.
Does your book have a professional cover that is competitive with your genre? Is there a typo in the first 10 pages or a major grammar or boo-boo?
When the writing is done, do you close the file in your computer or stuff the writing in a drawer? Or, do you seriously start to plan the “what’s next”?
Most authors fail miserably at this essential task., Can you deliver the perfect pitch for your book in 15 seconds or less?
Every author has a bucket list of things to do “right” to avoid book publishing blunders, bloopers and boo-boos along the way.
Are there pirates in your book’s midst? Has your book walked the infringement plank? Here are steps to take to protect you and your book.
e-Book sale indicate people are switching back to physical books because of digital fatigue so what does that mean for authors today?
Do you write the right chord or fill your paragraphs with words that don’t move the story or premise forward because you feel you’ve got to fill up space?
Could the reaching for the holy grail of perfection be really a shield and excuse to not go forward or to complete that book you are currently working on?