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5 ways to support your favourite authors

Over the past week there has been some discussion in a couple of (reader) Facebook groups I’m a member of in regards to how much authors actually earn. The answer is a can of worms with lots of variables such as whether you are trad published or indie published, and if you’re trad published, the…

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Audiobook production: My experience

In my newsletter each month (which you can subscribe to here if you so wish), I usually answer a question from a reader or writer. This month, I had a question from an author who asked me to share my experience with creating an audiobook for my novel The Memories We Hide. But to share…

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The Writer’s Den: How Do Authors Earn Money?

Welcome to the second installment in my new blog series, The Writers Den. Each month there will be a guest post from a very special guest author with each author offering something different and informative on a particular area of writing and publishing. This month Cassie Hamer, author of ‘After The Party‘ (2019) and ‘The…

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Book Promo: The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan

During this crazy time of Covid-19, many authors have had their book launches and events, understandably, but disappointingly, cancelled. In lieu of this, I’ve opened my blog to authors affected by this situation to talk about their new release. Lisa Ireland is an Australian author of contemporary fiction novels. In 2014, she was awarded the…