How to promote YA novels (for indie authors)

Here’s the good news: despite what most people say or think, marketing YA fiction isn’t that different or harder than any other genre. The majority of buyers and readers for YA books are actually in their 20s or 30s. And ...

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I start lots of projects that never amount to anything, but this one (YAshelf) gets about 700 visitors a day and has a pretty strong site authority. The problem is, it was meant as a multi-author blogs and most authors ...
New Releases
Rover: Helen of Mars Book 1

Rover: Helen of Mars Book 1

The idea for my new YA series came to me when I was watching a comedian on television, of all things. I don’t recall exactly what the performer’s line of humor was, but it had something to do with his ...
book cover design, giveaways
Free POC book covers for Vella

Free POC book covers for Vella

I’ve seen a lot of great stock, renders and book cover design resources with POC (people of color) protagonists, but premade covers with these models aren’t popular. I started designing some mockups for book cover tutorials, thinking of giving them ...
Book Reviews, New Releases
Our Next Dance

Our Next Dance

Born and raised in Plymouth, Minnesota, Becca Cooper is a skilled ballet dancer who struggles with a secret that could shatter her life. Plagued by debilitating visions of a ballerina named Cassandra, the seventeen-year-old begins to discover her truth in ...