A great first day comes to a close. Help needed tomorrow!

It's late, and I'm tired.  Today saw my book A Sinister Six finally reach the virtual shelves.  I've tried to keep on top of all the comments coming from a number of blogs, but apologies if i've missed anyone! I've just received my first review on Goodreads and Amazon.  I don't think I quite realised how … Continue reading A great first day comes to a close. Help needed tomorrow!

Almost to the finish line! Book launch time!

Really quick post, because it's late here (11.30pm) and I need to go to bed.  By the time I wake up, and if everything goes to plan, my book, A Sinister Six will be available to purchase at all you favourite booksellers, and in all you favourite formats.  I was tempted to offer it free, but … Continue reading Almost to the finish line! Book launch time!

Fragment Friday – ‘A Sinister Six’ edition

'A Sinister Six' will be available to pre-order in the next few days, so what better place for today's Fragment Friday excerpt to come from, than one of the stories in the collection. Today, I would like to share a part of one of my favourite stories, the one that has received the highest praise … Continue reading Fragment Friday – ‘A Sinister Six’ edition

Guest Blog – Launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt2

Last time we featured Alannah, she was talking about building an author platform and having a long-term plan.  Check out that post HERE, or read on for the second part of Alannah's post on launching and marketing your book. How did you approach the marketing of the book once it was launched? I have to admit … Continue reading Guest Blog – Launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt2

Would you like more FREE Horror Fiction?

Well, that's what I'm offering anyone that is reading this blog post.  Some of you follow this blog, and some of you might just have stopped by (hello, by the way), but that's no problem as this offer is open to everyone!* My novella, Die, Blossom, Bloom (order here) is now available to order.  If you … Continue reading Would you like more FREE Horror Fiction?

Guest Post: launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt1

Today I have been fortunate to host Alannah Foley (aka The Pyjama Writer), author of Cosy Mysteries, Campervan Capers, Cycling Widows, and more… I asked Alannah to give us an insight into the methods she used, from writing her books, through to marketing and promoting them.  Alannah has packed a lot of information into her answers, … Continue reading Guest Post: launching and marketing your book by Alannah Foley Pt1

Test Lab – Newbie author update

As an author without a published book to his name, I wanted to learn as much as I could about the actual act of publishing and marketing before I launched my first book. Knowing that there are lots of authors in a similar position to myself, I wanted to be able to offer up the … Continue reading Test Lab – Newbie author update

Launch team – Places still available!

Job roles and responsibilities: Read a FREE early copy of ‘Die, Blossom, Bloom’ and let me know what you think Pick some of your favourite quotes or passages from the book and let me know what they are. Share these quotes with your social media / blog followers, linking them back to authorsteveboseley.com Be active on … Continue reading Launch team – Places still available!