Categorizing Your Title in a Literary Awards Contest

With the autumn season approaching, the deadline for our annual literary awards gets closer and closer.  As the submissions roll in, I thought it would be the perfect time to share some awards wisdom with our authors! Each literary awards…

Positive Review but Missing the Point? What to Do?

Through the years helping authors get their books reviewed we find that sometimes even though the reviewer liked the book, the author didn’t like the review! Of course, all reviews have gray areas. Sometimes, the story is amazing but lacks…

Interview with Amy R. Saltz, Author of “An Essential Song”

INTERVIEW WITH AMY R. SALTZ An Essential Song Amy R. Saltz CreateSpace (2018) ISBN 9781976419058 Reviewed and Interviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (08/18) From as far back as she can remember, Amy R. Saltz has been on a quest for healing. As…

What Are Other Authors Selling? Why Should I Know…

Last week I spoke about the benefits of going to the library. As I mentioned I have committed to visit the library once a week, so I did! This time I focused on checking out what other authors have written…

Does Size Matter When It Comes to Books?

I think it does, but let’s consider all the angles. As a passionate reader myself, when it comes to books I’d rather read in installments. Let me explain myself. I take books with me everywhere, on my e-Reader and printed…