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I did wait until I sold the book, and that was too late. My one suggestion to anyone who is serious about publishing a book is to get yourself on the internet network: blog, twitter, forums (VK, facebook, She Writes, Turning Point).
Build your fan base by reviewing books, interviewing authors or agents or your neighbor's dog.
Keep in mind the kind of writing you do and tailor your presence to that.
Hello all, have been absent from this page for quite a while due to my move to France. Enjoying life here and finally got the right participants for a true artists life with painting and writing. See More
Hi! My name is Stevie Edwards, and I am a Commissioning Editor for The History Press. We are a trade paperback publisher that focuses on publishing accessible local and regional histories, ranging from The History of Michigan Wines to The Civil War…See More