If you are an avid reader of my blog then you already know that I wrote a book.
Terror In The North Tower came from my background as a respiratory therapist. This is a suspenseful fictional thriller with more twist than Grey’s Anatomy .
The Challenge To Edit And Publish
After much searching, phone calls and email I was starting to realize publishing wasn’t going to be so easy. Through the Power Affiliate Club I met Monna Ellithorpe. Known as The Blue Jean Writer, she helps other author’s edit and publish wonderful works of words.
Once she was done with editing and I approved it we set out sites on self publishing through Amazon.
Purchase Terror In The North Tower here.
Publishing hasn’t come without it’s challenges.
1. Marketing – self marketing is hard work . Researching places that may or may not put your book in their businesses .
2. Social Media – getting the word out on social media is a time saber and huge benefit. According to Search engine land
Social media marketing refers to the process of gaining traffic or attention through social media sites.
The Hubspot shows marketing statistics
- 61% of global Internet users research products online. (Interconnected World: Shopping and Personal Finance, 2012)
- Using this blog is one way of using social media. Your reading this post right now. Is it making you think?
- Lastly blogging
Blogging gives the writer a chance to express themselves, showcases thoughts and ideas . Yes I’ve published my first book and I’m working hard to market it.
Have you ever published a book?
Gain The Advantage,
2 thoughts on “Have You Published A Book”
All the very best Alicia,writing a book itself is an achievement and on top of that publishing and all that marketing stuff.You sure are foing hard work and will definitely get the fruit of it.Wish you great success for your book 🙂 🙂
Thank you Anamika.