Traits for Primary Writers
Set up an Amazon Author Central account and optimize your author page. First, go to Amazon Author Central and set up an account with an Amazon account you already use or, you could create a separate account at Amazon. Then, Author Central will walk you through a few steps to claim your book s.
If you are a first-time author, you will need to wait until your book is up on Amazon to do this. Why create an Amazon author page? Your author page will link all of your books together.
That is, if you upload a photo to your Author Central account. Otherwise, a gray icon will appear next to your name. You can control how content displays on your Amazon book page as if you were the publisher of the book.
You can add your blog and twitter feeds to your author page. You can update your bio with each new book or project. You can add multiple photos including some action shots to your author page.
You can add video to your author page a service that publishers have to pay for, but you get to upload for free. Set up a Goodreads author account and optimize your author page.
People love finding books on Goodreads —a lot more people than you think.
The same philosophy for Amazon Author Central applies here. Why not claim your name at one of the most important places people will go to find and discover your books? Plus, Goodreads offers a number of ways to engage with readers using their platform, so consider looking into the possibilities especially if you are a fiction writer.
Book Launch Stage 3: TRY With almost anything we buy, we want to try it out first. We try on clothes. We sign-up for day free trials for services we need. For books, we do a couple of things:Writing Treatments That Sell: How to Create and Market Your Story Ideas to the Motion Picture and TV Industry, Second Edition 2nd Edition.
Before you start your own picture book, take a look at some of the wonderful picture books that are available at your local library, your school and your bookstore.
This will help you to get a feel for the kind of stories that work and will open your eyes to a fabulous array of illustration styles and design. Teachers and parents, use these picture books to model the process of writing a story. Some of these books show how writers get ideas. Others show the challenges of plotting and drafting the words in a story.
All are about a part of the process of storytelling. Creative Writing Prompts Spark off Brilliant Story Ideas! No more writer's block! With the writing prompts, story starters and story writing ideas on this page, you're well on your way to creating terrific plots for romance books, fantasy books, mystery books, funny stories, short stories and more.
I've been working hard to give kids and teachers activities to use to help with creative writing. If you've been to one of my workshops, you know creativity is fantastic . Printable resources and ideas to support your children when writing fiction.
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