How to Self-publish and Market a Children's Book

How to Self-publish and Market a Children's Book

by Karen P Inglis
How to Self-publish and Market a Children's Book

How to Self-publish and Market a Children's Book

by Karen P Inglis



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Have you written a children's story that you can't find a home for? Do you need help with your children's self-publishing journey? Are you traditionally published but curious about your other options?

If you answered 'yes' to any of these questions, How to Self-publish and Market a Children's Book will provide the key answers to your self-publishing questions – as well as practical guidance and key strategies for selling more children's books face to face and online. After reading this book, you will understand:

- How and where you can self-publish your children's story at little or no cost
- Why print matters when it comes to children's self-publishing, but why eBooks are also critical for marketing
- Why it's important to work with professional children's editors, illustrators and cover designers, and where to find them
- How to set up successful school visits and other face-to-face events
- Best practice and expectations for getting into bookshops
- The best free and low-cost tools and advertising platforms to help with your book marketing
- How to get reviews
- Where to find other self-publishers and children's writers for ongoing exchange of support and advice
- How to spot and avoid unscrupulous self-publishing services

This practical and in-depth book is a must for anyone wishing to self-publish a children's book to the highest of standards without breaking the bank and have the best chance of success with sales.

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940161967362
Publisher: Well Said Press
Publication date: 07/29/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Sales rank: 1,008,722
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Karen Inglis is a successful self-published children's author of picture books, chapter books and middle grade novels. Her time travel adventure for ages 8-11 'The Secret Lake' hit the UK children's bestseller lists online in the summer of 2018 (print and eBook editions) and at one stage was considered for adaptation by children's BBC TV.

Karen regularly goes into UK schools and had sold close to 20,000 children's books as at July 2018. Her blog,, has been followed by children's authors since 2011. Karen is also Children's Advisor at the Alliance of Independent Authors.

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