Authors and readers will have come across references to author bio but what is it and what function does it serve? Bio of course, stands for biography which is defined as ‘The story of a person’s life.’ (Oxford English Dictionary). In essence an author bio, in the context being discussed here, is where an author … More The Why & What of Author Bios
In traditional publishing it used to be normal, and expected, authors would tour their home country and perhaps others, with news of their latest release. These tours comprised various public engagements in which the author would speak on: some topic from the book; their writing habits; where their inspiration came from; the writing life; etc. … More Blog Tours – What They Are and How to Set One Up
The series of articles relating to websites have proven popular therefore, at the start of a New Year when most people, including authors, will no doubt be contemplating their futures, it is thought many may appreciate having all the information available from one location. Why have a Website? The following are considered and discussed: … More Websites – Why? How? What?