Holiday Season Showcase

Ten days to Christmas and you don’t know what to give your loved ones, friends or co-workers? Let The Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) help you with this decision. We have a Holiday Season Showcase jam-packed with books from our members which we are convinced will go on to become some of the best reads […]

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Event Report: Self-Publishing in the Digital Age Conference

In our occasional series of reports of events for authors, British designer, author and editor Henry Hyde shares his experience of “Self-Publishing in the Digital Age”, a high profile one-day event held in London last month, organised by Bloomsbury Publishing, publisher of the Writers & Artists series of books and the related website. The succession […]

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Writing: Show and Listen

Drawing on her own experience of self-publishing, British indie novelist Katharine d’Souza explains how to respond positively to constructive criticism to make your writing the best it can be without denting your confidence. I’m an avid reader so I attend a lot of book events: launches, author talks, literary festivals and the like. I’m also […]

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Watchdog: Big Changes at Bookbaby

EBook Distribution Options Is Free eBook Distribution At An End? Everyone knows that the publishing industry is experiencing massive changes and at the center of that is ebook distribution. For a long time (as measured in the rapidly changing self-published market) Smashwords dominated ebook distribution. Soon enough though, the growth of the industry attracted competition. […]

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