The London Book Fair 2016 Part 3

London Book Fair: Author Perspectives & Children’s Book Publishing Peter James The London Book Fair welcomed the thriller author, Peter James, talked about the extensive research he undertakes for his novels. This includes being shut in a coffin, going on police raids and watching live autopsies. He advises to read what you want to write,…

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Marketing and PR for Authors at The London Book Fair

The London Book Fair: Marketing and PR for Authors Tory Lyne-Pirkis from Midas PR and Jennifer Krebs from Harlequin talked about marketing and PR for authors. Take Aways Tweet about 30% about your book. Constant self-promoting is not advisable. Use Net Galley if you can afford it. It’s a good way to get reviewers for…

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The London Book Fair 2016 Self-Publishing Part 1

I joined the London Book Fair Author Club on the spur of the moment. This gave me priority access to the LBF, reserved front row seats and discounted, and free entry to Reed Expo events such as the London Book and Screen week, which sad to say, I wasn’t able to take advantage of. The…

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The London Book Fair Author HQ (My Experience)

London Book Fair Author HQ A expected, the London Book Fair Author HQ was packed to capacity. It was held in the vast Olympia Exhibition Centre. I knew Earls Court like the back of my hand, but not the Olympia, so I had to set out early for this one. What the London Book Fair Author…

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