Finding Your Throughline

Electrifying Your Idea! Whether you're writing a fantasy novel, a memoir, history for a popular audience, or a nonfiction business book, your goal should be the same: to "construct something wondrous" in the minds of your readers. How can you ensure your book will achieve that goal? Find your throughline. Find it as early in your writing process as you can. Then, revisit and refine it throughout. This workbook companion to The How to Write a Book Book will show... Read more →


Book Promotion Plan

The Ultimate Book Promotion Plan: A Workbook "Book promotion is as much a science as it is a marketing task." So opens this practical and useful workbook, that will help you create and implement marketing tasks to promote your book to your audience. From Yvonne DiVita, co-author of The How to Write a Book Book, this handy tool picks up on the advice given there, “Don’t forget the marketing! Perhaps we should be hammering this on every page? . .... Read more →


The How to Write a Book Book

Your Step-by-Step Plans for Bringing BIG IDEAS to Life One Page at a Time Praise from our galley readers: "Aspiring authors ... quit planning to write your book. Get this one! Spend a weekend with it, get fired up, and get going!" — Anita Campbell, Founder and CEO of Small Business Trends "I loved the practical, relatable, easy-to-follow advice on writing, publishing, and marketing a first book, in Parts 1 and 2. Then, as a published author myself, I was... Read more →