This post includes a sample of me narrating my own book! I decided I want to start creating audiobook editions of my books, but audio comes with its own unique set of challenges. It’s nowhere near as fast, easy, and affordable as publishing an ebook or a paperback. (So if you’re wondering why some […]
LAST CHANCE TO READ HERS, UNBROKEN ON KINDLE UNLIMITED
Now is the last opportunity to read Hers, Unbroken, Book 2 in my steamy scifi romance series, on Kindle Unlimited. The book is leaving the program on December 11th, 2018. If you love sexy aliens, and Kindle Unlimited is your preferred reading medium, grab a copy of Hers, Unbroken ASAP! (Psst, Book […]
PRONOUN IS SHUTTING DOWN (+AUTHOR LIFE UPDATE)
In June, I wrote a blog post about publishing a free ebook and what a great site Pronoun is for self-publishing authors. Well, Pronoun was a great site; I loved their services, but now they’re shutting down. I got an email yesterday saying that Pronoun is closing up shop on January 15th 2018. For […]
WHICH GENRE & TROPE DO YOU WRITE?
I had an epiphany the other day. I think I finally figured out what kind of writer I am. Do you ever have difficulty describing what kind of books you write? I find it extremely hard to put a finger on, but “what I write” is a pretty important piece of information to […]
MY FIRST EXPERIENCE WITH AMAZON MARKETING SERVICES
So my debut novel His Hostage has been out for a year and keeping it selling is an ongoing challenge. I’m constantly on the lookout for new book promotion opportunities. A few months ago, I attended a webinar by Nick Stephenson and Mark Dawson about the Amazon Marketing Services, and I’ve been eager to try […]
PUBLISHING A FREE EBOOK—MY EXPERIENCE AFTER THREE WEEKS
[EDIT: This blog post mentions a site called Pronoun, which has since gone down. Check out >>this later post on Pronoun<<.] I’m a relatively fresh self-published author; my debut novel has been out for less than a year. Not many people know who I am or what I write. I’m looking for ways to […]
OVERWHELMED BY THE INDIE AUTHOR BUSINESS?—YOU’RE NOT ALONE
I’m currently trying to wrap my head around the mystery called a newsletter. On top of the other things occupying space in my head, it kind of leaves me feeling like this: Do you ever feel like you’re buried under the pile? I know I do. In 2015 when I decided to start […]
WEBSITE UP, BOOK PRICE DOWN!
My infernal website is finally here and you can find it under http://www.annaadlerbooks.com I meant to have this sucker up and running in JUNE…you can see just how well that worked out. Please feel free to tell me if it looks like it’s been fashioned out of cardboard boxes and duct tape with a splash […]