4 Tips To Increase Goodreads Book Promotion

Goodreads: everyone’s favourite social book tracking site. What more can you want as an author than to be where the bibliophiles are? There are many ways to use Goodreads, but from the perspective of an author trying to get the word out you’re in a great place to find your market. HOW TO USE GOODREADS FORContinue reading “4 Tips To Increase Goodreads Book Promotion”

6 Reasons You Need A Literary Agent Now More Than Ever

Yes, even you self pubbed authors need an agent now more than ever. There’s no disputing that you can publish your own book, get a deal by yourself meeting an editor at a conference or submitting to certain publishers that are open to the slush. I see more and more in our query inbox that anContinue reading “6 Reasons You Need A Literary Agent Now More Than Ever”

Ebook: Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent

I’m excited to announce my new ebook! It’s full of my top blog posts–all updated–and new content. Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent From Literary Agent Carly Watters comes Getting Published in the 21st Century, an ebook of Writer’s Digest award-winning blog content and new material primed to help writersContinue reading “Ebook: Getting Published in the 21st Century: Advice from a Literary Agent”

Author discovery: How are readers going to find your book? Top 5 Ways Readers Find Authors.

So much work goes into writing your book, getting an agent, getting it published and then… you wait to see how the public receives it. You think getting published is the hard part, but the hardest part is getting your book in front of readers. How are you going to make sure readers find yourContinue reading “Author discovery: How are readers going to find your book? Top 5 Ways Readers Find Authors.”