BEFORE AND AFTER THE BOOK DEAL: A Writer’s Guide to Finishing, Publishing, Promoting, and Surviving Your First Book by Courtney Maum is a resource for writers who want to know more about traditional book publishing. Check out what Joe Walters has to say about this Catapult nonfiction book.
“10 Tips for Developmental Editing Your Fiction” by Joe Walters is a resource for writers who are interested in improving the big-picture aspects of their novel, novella, or short story. Learn more about structure, protagonists, pacing, and more.
“4 Tips for How to Beat Writer’s Block” by Brie Junichi is a resource for writers to get beyond the terrors of the blank page. With information about creative brain science as well as tips for what others have done to succeed, this blog post has the tools to get you writing again.
“4 Options for Getting Your Book Published” by Joe Walters is a resource for writers to understand the pros and cons of traditionally publishing, hybrid publishing, and self-publishing. This blog post includes information on small presses, vanity presses, and more.
“Going Audio: How to Make an Audiobook for Indie Authors” by Gary Corbin is a resource for small press and self-published authors who want to publish an audiobook for their fiction or nonfiction book. This blog post includes information on narrating, pricing, publishing audiobooks and more.
“7 Indie Genre Fiction Publishers to Keep an Eye On” is a resource for readers and writers who want to support indie presses who are publishing amazing genre fiction books. In this blog post, Joe Walters of Independent Book Review talks about small presses who publish thrillers, horror, romance, and more.
“Self-Editing for Fiction Writers: How to Edit Your Book Like a Pro” is a resource for writers who are ready to edit their books but don’t know where to start. Check out what Independent Book Review’s editor-in-chief Joe Walters has to teach you about self-editing your fiction.