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Let’s Get Honest About Book Reviews by Ally Shields

Admit it. If you’re a published author, you’ve waited breathlessly—a little terrified, a whole lot nervous—for that first review of a new book. When it came, your world tilted for just a instant to utter joy or despair. Hopefully, you quickly realized this is one person’s opinion and not the final verdict on your book. …
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What’s Your Author Brand? by Judy The Morgan

Whatever your feeling toward author branding once you release a novel, you are branded. But don’t worry if you didn’t put conscious thought into your brand identity before you published. Author branding is a process achieved by producing books that are consistent and recognizable in style and content, and strongly identified with your writing personality. …