Writing a book is hard work – it’s easier to quit than finish. When you become overwhelmed by the sheer scope of the task, you might be tempted give up. The key is to follow a proven, straightforward plan.

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If you didn’t have the time or weren't prepared to promote your book this season, don’t worry. It might have been the best holiday book sales strategy of all.

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If you are considering entering a writing contest and wondering why it is charging an entry fee, consider the operating costs of the contest provider.

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It's time to really get your book marketing and holiday book sales going. Steps 7-9 in our holiday book sales guide are all about getting the word out during the prime gift-shopping season.

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When you’re not operating on someone, racing a car, helping a friend through a crisis, or polishing a manuscript, good enough can help get the job done.

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There’s something about a great villain that can engage an audience, energize a book, and provide a satisfying source of conflict.

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