Midweek reading 9 March 2017

What I just finished reading

Publishing 101 by Jane Friedman – A pretty good introductory book about the book publishing world for writers today. A lot of this is about platform-building and promoting yourself, but almost everything people say about book publishing today is about platform-building and promoting yourself. A good straightforward guide with a lot of useful information.

What I’m reading now

Micro-Entrepreneurship for Dummies which reads exactly the way you’d expect.

What I’m reading next

I’ve ended my book buying drought and picked up Lagoon, Ninefox Gambit and Abaddon’s Gate.

Midweek reading 2 March 2017

What I just finished reading

How to Market a Book by Joanna Penn – Does what it says on the tin. Very much weighted towards self-publishing authors, but with a decent section about public speaking.

What I’m reading now

A book of essays about romance fiction, and half a dozen romance novels.

What I’m reading next

Honestly, haven’t the foggiest.