Self-Publishing: A Complete How To Guide

Self-Publishing: A Complete How To Guide

Sunday 16th June


Sunday 16th June 2019

Hall Barn, The Bleddfa Centre

Completed your first novel and ready to find a readership for it?

Written a family history you want to publish beautifully for posterity?

Keen to share your expertise on a topic via e-book?

Or perhaps just curious about the possibilities of self-publishing?

Join us in the beautiful and inspiring surroundings of the Bleddfa Centre for a day’s workshop with a trio of successful self-published writers, who will tell you everything you need to know to get started as an independent author.

Topics will include writing the best book you can, the editing process, designing your book cover, production and distribution, marketing and promotion, business models and how to generate a revenue stream.

Our experts are:

DEBBIE YOUNG

Current UK Ambassador of the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) and the author of “How to Get Your Self-published Book into Bookstores” and the Sophie Sayers Village Mysteries series, of which the sixth will be published this autumn.

DAVID PENNY

Successful independent author, whose books include the Thomas Berrington Historical Mysteries set in the final years of Moorish Spain. The seventh in this series, “The Promise of Pain”, is due out this summer

KATHARINE E SMITH

The author of five self-published novels, along with a guide for independent authors entitled “How To Run a Free Kindle Promotion on a Budget”, Katharine also runs Heddon Publishing which works with other independent authors.

The event will be chaired by Caroline Sanderson, author, books journalist and Bleddfa Trustee.

The course costs £75 (includes home-cooked lunch). Early bird price of £60 if booked before 28th May 2019.

For more info or to book please email hello@bleddfacentre.org or call 01547 550 377.

You can download the booking form below, fill it in and return it to us at the above email address.

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