Don’t Write Alone | Shop Talk

Be Yourself and Sell More Books

As a part of our Money Week series, Laura Stanfill argues that you should work with your publisher to do what feels organic, genuine, and true to you as a human being.

A Small Crowd of Strangers

A Small Crowd of StrangersLittle Miss Strange

A Small Crowd of Strangers

Forest Avenue

A Small Crowd of Strangers

Write the best book you can.

Define success on your own terms.Before and After the Book DealA People’s Guide to Publishing


Love your local booksellers.

Be clear about your personal comfort zone.bookanythingSinging Lessons for the Stylish Canary

Social media followers don’t necessarily convert to book sales.


The Bright Side

When in doubt, ask for help.

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Finally, we can change the narrative together. ourselves