Amazon Pre-Orders for Self-Published Authors

Amazon Pre-Orders for Self-Published Authors

Late last week I got the following email from Amazon: Hello, We’re excited to announce that you can now make your new books available for pre-order in Kindle Stores worldwide. With a few quick and easy steps you can create a pre-order page up to 90 days in...
How to Write a Book Review

How to Write a Book Review

Are you a shy reviewer? Not sure how to write a book review? When someone tells me they’ve enjoyed one of my books, my general response is to first thank them, then ask if they’ve considered leaving a review. As a relatively new author, I still actively...
A Farewell to KDP Select

A Farewell to KDP Select

Amazon’s KDP Select has its upsides and downsides. I’ve taken advantage of it to help get Firehurler into the hands of thousands of readers. However, it also prevents me from getting it into the hands of reader segments who want to read my books on devices...