Category Archives: Blog Update

Children’s picture book marketing – case study interview

When I occasionally host interviews my aim (as with the rest of my blog) is to share best practice and know-how that I think will help fellow children’s authors. Today is no exception and without further ado I’d like to … Continue reading

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The Writers’ Advice Centre for Children’s Books

A seriously good option for self-publishing children’s authors We all know that the golden rule of self-publishing is never to put out your book without first getting feedback, ideally using beta readers to start with – and most certainly using … Continue reading

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Children’s Book #4 | Three self-publishing lessons learned

I’m delighted to announce that my latest children’s book Henry Haynes and The Great Escape – a graphic novel for ages 6-8 is finally out. This fun, fast-paced page-turner with short chapters is aimed at early readers from age 6 … Continue reading

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Self-publishing for Children/YA Live Q&A – Tues 18 March

For anyone who attended the talk our huge apologies that the system crashed half way through – Shelli and I carried on going through the questions until the full hour was up and it was only afterwards that we realised … Continue reading

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Income Tax on royalties for UK authors and other news…

Tax on your book sales if you’re a UK author Happy New Year! It’s ‘that time of year’ when tax doesn’t have to be taxing, but always somehow is! So I thought I’d post a topic on how you declare … Continue reading

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