Poll. Do you prefer to read a Picture Book to your children from a Paper Book or E Book ?

One of the options I had when creating both picture book stories was should I have them both made into e book format ? Now as much as I love all my tech stuff, when it comes to children’s books, I guess I’m a bit of a traditionalist. I always think, you cannot beat having… Continue reading Poll. Do you prefer to read a Picture Book to your children from a Paper Book or E Book ?

On your Marks – Ready for the Print Run

Yesterday I was asked to confirm the number of copies that I was going to need for the print run. When you are self publishing, you tend to get a certain amount of copies printed ready for when the book is actually launched. This means that I will keep so many and the publishers will… Continue reading On your Marks – Ready for the Print Run

The Story behind the Story.

Billy was thrilled to bits, to see his book on one of the bookshelves in a nursery. I obviously take all the characters around to the different classes and settings with me and the kids just love to meet them. But Billy is the lucky one as he gets to see loads of other places,… Continue reading The Story behind the Story.

It wouldn’t be England without Rain !

It was now the school summer holidays, so I probably wouldn’t hear back from any schools regarding class book readings. So I had to just lookout for other ways of promoting the book. We did have another Summer Fayre taking place locally, so I thought I would book myself a table for that instead. Now… Continue reading It wouldn’t be England without Rain !