Thursday, June 25, 2020

53 Writer Resources

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How do I find a literary agent?
Should I self-publish?
Where can I find book publishing news?

I hear these questions from writers all of the time. Well, ask no more! Below are 53 resources to consult that should help all authors grow as informed writers:

How To Self-Publish
1.      Self-Publish Your Book by Jessica Bell
2.      Write, Publish, Repeat by Sean Platt and Johnny B. Truant
3.      Secrets to E-Book Publishing Success by Mark Coker

Help With Social Media
4.      Smart social Media by Chris Syme
5.      Blog It! By molly Greene

How To Write Better Books
6.      How To Write A Novel by Nathan Bransford
7.      On Writing by Stephen King
8.      How to Write A Damn Good Novel by James N, Frey
9.      How to Be A Writer in the E-Age by Catherine R. Hyde and Anne R. Allen

Find A Literary Agent
10.  AgentQuery
11.  QueryTracker

Blogs On Writing
13.  Writers Knowledge Base (Elizabeth S. Craig)
14.  The Book Designer (Joel Friedlander)
15.  Social Media Just For Writing (Frances Caballo)
16.  How to Self-Publish Your Books (Jane Friedman)
17.  How to Self-Publish A Book On amazon Mike Fishbein)

Self-Publishing E-Book distributors
18.  BookBaby
19.  SmashWords
20.  Lulu
21.  StreetLib

Editing Help
22.  Reedsy
23.  Editorial Freelancers Association

Top Book Publishing Magazines
24.  Publishers Weekly
25.  The Writer
26.  Writers Digest
27.  Kirkus Reviews
28.  Library Journal
29.  Book Forum
30.  World Literature Today

Big 5 Publishers
31.  Penguin Random House
32.  Harper Collins
33.  Simon and Schuster
34.  Macmillan Publishers
35.  Hachette Book Group

Top Book Review Websites
36.  BookRiot
37.  BookPage
38.  GoodReads
39.  LibraryThing
40.  Bookish
41.  Shelfari
42.  BookBub
43.  Riffle
44.  Booklist
45.  The Amazon Book Review
46.  BustleBooks

Book Publishing Trends & News
47.  The New York Times
48.  Publishers Marketplace
49.  Publishing Trends
50.  Book Business
51.  Publishing Perspectives
52.  The Guardian
53.  HuffPost

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Brian Feinblum’s insightful views, provocative opinions, and interesting ideas expressed in this terrific blog are his alone and not that of his employer or anyone else. You can – and should -- follow him on Twitter @theprexpert and email him at He feels much more important when discussed in the third-person. This is copyrighted by BookMarketingBuzzBlog ©2020. Born and raised in Brooklyn, he now resides in Westchester. His writings are often featured in The Writer and IBPA’s Independent.  This was named one of the best book marketing blogs by Book Baby and recognized by Feedspot in 2018 as one of the top book marketing blogs. Also named by as a "best resource.” He recently hosted a panel on book publicity for Book Expo 

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