Tag Archives: Book

How to Write Female Book Characters

If you’ve spent any amount of time in online reading or writing circles, you’ve probably come across posts like this titled ‘X Times Men Didn’t Know How to Write Female Characters,’ each featuring screenshots of tragically sexist prose. Or maybe you, like me, were forged in the unforgiving fires of 2012-era Tumblr and have seen […]

7 Book Publishing Phrases Each Author Ought to Know: A Literary Agent’s Information

As a literary agent in major trade publishing at the Trident Media Group literary agency, I often have to explain many of these key book publishing terms and phrases to new clients. This serves as a light glossary of key terms for new authors unfamiliar with the phrases and abbreviations casually tossed around in the […]

How to Make a Book Cover: 9 Options for Self-Publishing

After spending weeks, months or maybe even years perfecting the words in your book, you’re probably ready to toss it online and cross your fingers that you’ll receive rave reviews. But before you jump on the self-publishing bandwagon, take some time to learn how to make a book cover — an amazing one, at that! […]

Should you self-publish your e book? 5 Important Inquiries to Assist You Resolve.

You’ve penned a book you’re proud of, and now you’re ready to share it with the world. But first, you have a question: Should you self publish or get a publisher? Maybe you want to become the next Sarah Dessen of YA fiction, or perhaps you created a series you know will rival the book-to-movie […]

League City residents sound off on library ebook proposal

Out of 63 speakers, only 10 supported the resolution during the citizens speaking portion of the meeting that lasted nearly two hours. The crowd overflowed into a separate city hall room watching on a monitor.  One after the other, residents of various backgrounds and ages spoke against the proposal, which would prohibit the city from […]

‘Book Lady of Dubai’ celebrates third anniversary of Booktopia – Information

Chennai-born Malar Vizhi Balaji instills the love for reading among children, as her signature bookstore chain expands in her adopted homeland Published: Sat 26 Nov 2022, 12:36 PM Last updated: Sat 26 Nov 2022, 12:41 PM Malar Vizhi Balaji was a voracious reader since her childhood days in Chennai, India. She would spend all her […]

Book Reviewer Home Jobs: How to Get Paid to Read Books

You can actually get paid to read books online. Sounds like a dream job, right? There are chances to earn extra money with jobs reading books from home. So you can get paid to write book reviews if you have a good writing style and earn from home with book reviewer jobs. If you love […]

Google Flights Discontinued Book On Google Exterior US

Google has quietly announced that on September 30th, Book on Google for flights will be discontinued in most countries or regions outside the United States. I am not sure why this is the case, maybe because there are just too many regulatory and monopolistic issues with the service outside of the US, and the ROI […]

How to Write a Book Proposal: A 19-Step Fast Information

As a literary agent at Trident Media Group, a plethora of nonfiction book ideas come across my desk. So many people think they have a book in them, but it takes more than merely being audacious to see a book through to publication. What’s unique about nonfiction is it can be sold on a proposal […]