This year, we again attended the Gedling Book Festival, organised by NewWritersUK, but this year with a difference. Not only did we attend for the duration of the festival, but so did The Great British Book Shop (TGBBS), the new online retail arm of Printondemand-...Read More
As well as Lincoln, we also sent Linda along to represent and give advice at the authors' 'surgeries' at this year's University of Winchester Writers' Festival. Now in its 35th year, Winchester is one of the more famous and established of the UK writers' festival...Read More
We had a fantastic time at the London Book Fair this year. It was busy, busy, busy all of the time. We were very happy that so many new customers and prospective customers wanted to speak to us, and delighted of course to meet the many old friends who found the time to drop by. ...Read More
The London Book Fair and the Digital Minds Conference which preceded it were both, as always, bursting with sessions that offered good advice to authors.
For authors, the most exhilarating of these was surely the panel session at the conference entitled Hybrid and Author Publishing,...Read More
The main literary festival season is almost upon us. There are now more than 300 registered UK literary festivals. Some of them are extremely well-established and quite grand. The official UK Literary Festivals website identifies the following as the 'big four': The ...Read More
Don't be shy or too self-deprecatory - almost certainly, you have more to offer than you realise. However, you should also be aware that you'll have to work hard to put yourself on the map. Of course your goal is to put yourself in front of an audience that is interested in hearing so...Read More