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TOP TEN SOCIAL MEDIA TIPS FOR WRITERS

TOP TEN SOCIAL MEDIA TIPS FOR WRITERS

TOP TEN SOCIAL MEDIA TIPS FOR WRITERS // Are you trying to grow on social media? Struggling to figure out Instagram, Facebook,Twitter, YouTube or something else? These ten tips apply to social media across the board and can help you grow your author platform more successfully and confidently. Let me know what you think and if you do any of these already! … BECOME A PATRON to receive digital ARCs… Read Article →

Winter Lectures 2016: Why Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare; why it matters

Winter Lectures 2016: Why Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare; why it matters

“As we mark 400 years since Shakespeare’s death, Professor Tribble examines recent debates about Shakespeare’s authorship of plays ascribed to him and shows why it matters that they were written by the man from Stratford.” – Professor Lyn Tribble, Department of English & Linguistics, Division of Humanities. Lecture delivered on Wednesday 6 July 2016, at Parliament Theatrette, Wellington at 6:00pm. Video via www.r2.co.nz For more information about the series, visit

Author's Journey with Barry Finlay

Author's Journey with Barry Finlay

Award-winning author and philanthropist Barry Finlay sits with Mony to speak about his journey from the world of financial management to that of an author, publishing books from travel adventure and humour to political thrillers, and his philanthropic efforts locally and in Africa, which earned him the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal. hi everyone and welcome to this episode of the authors journey I'm your host monetization and one of the great things I love about… Read Article →

Author Aanchal Malohtra talks about her book 'Remnants of a Separation' at JLF2018.

Author Aanchal Malohtra talks about her book 'Remnants of a Separation' at JLF2018.

Aanchal Malhotra, Author of ‘Remnants of a Separation’, in conversation with Supriya Sharma at JLF 2018. —————————————————————————————– Subscribe to our channel: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: iOS:- Android:- Watch more videos at: hindustantimes.com © 2016 hello everyone I'm Supriya Sharma from Hindustan Times and I'm at the Jaipur Literature Festival and today I'll be talking to Anton Malhotra who's the author of remnants of a separation hello… Read Article →

Under the Tuscan sun with author Frances Mayes

Under the Tuscan sun with author Frances Mayes

In 1990, American professor and poet Frances Mayes felt an irresistible urge to buy a derelict 300-year-old property. She transformed it into one of the most famous villas in Tuscany, attracting a constant stream of tourists, thanks to her bestselling memoir about restoring the house, called “Under the Tuscan Sun.” The book spent more than two-and-a-half years on the bestseller list, and later became a popular film. Mayes talks with… Read Article →

British & American Periodical Articles 1852-1905 Audiobook by Various Authors

British & American Periodical Articles 1852-1905 Audiobook by Various Authors

Listen to this audiobook in full for free with a 30-day trial: A dozen assorted articles from British and American periodicals, including The Atlantic Monthly, Punch, The Chicago Record-Herald, Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal, Lippincott’s Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, The Library, St. Nicholas, American Missionary, The Great Events by Famous Historians, and The Continental Monthly. (Summary by BellonaTimes) Contact: [email protected] by ways of Europe a visit to the Balearic Islands… Read Article →

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

WHY NOT YA? | Episode 7: Nicola Yoon, The Sun is Also a Star

We teamed up with Belletrist to bring you #WhyNotYA—a conversation centered around young adult books, where hosts Ebony LaDelle from Epic Reads and Karah Preiss from Belletrist interview authors who talk about important themes of female empowerment in their YA novels! In this episode, we chatted with Nicola Yoon about The Sun Is Also a Star—everything from the book to movie process to the book’s themes of immigration. This was… Read Article →

Gretchen Rubin  | How to Succeed as an Author AND Find Happiness with Kelsey Humphreys

Gretchen Rubin | How to Succeed as an Author AND Find Happiness with Kelsey Humphreys

She is the leading expert on happiness, a 3x NYT bestselling author, and the host of the popular podcast Happier with Gretchen Rubin. Listen for insights on how to work and live happy – and how to redesign your life if you’re not happy where you are! For more information on Gretchen Rubin go to —– SUBSCRIBE FOR *REAL LIFE* success hacks and insights, celebrity interviews, funny vids, music vids… Read Article →

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Días Castelo

Elisa Díaz Location: Mexico City Category: Poetry Bio: Winner of the Alonso Vidal National Poetry Prize 2017 for her first collection, Principia (Tierra Adentro). With the support of the Fulbright and Goldwater scholarships, she completed an MFA in Creative Writing (Poetry) at New York University (2013-2015). Her poems in English have appeared in Poetry International, Tupelo Quarterly and Border Crossing, among others. She won the Poetry International Prize 2016, the… Read Article →

A Conversation with Best-selling Author Anita Diamant

A Conversation with Best-selling Author Anita Diamant

Best-selling author Anita Diamant, who earned a master’s degree in English from Binghamton in 1975, returned to campus for the first time since she graduated. Bat-Ami Bar On, professor of philosophy and women’s studies, director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and chair of the Judaic Studies Department, interviewed Diamant on stage April 7, in the Osterhout Concert Theater. Their discussion centered on Diamant’s first novel, The… Read Article →

George Saunders" "Tenth of December" | Talks at Google

George Saunders" "Tenth of December" | Talks at Google

You can find more about George Saunders on Google Play: One of the most important and blazingly original writers of his generation, George Saunders is an undisputed master of the short story, and Tenth of December is his most honest, accessible, and moving collection yet. In the taut opener, “Victory Lap,” a boy witnesses the attempted abduction of the girl next door and is faced with a harrowing choice: Does… Read Article →

Paula Quinn on writing historical romance

Paula Quinn on writing historical romance

Historical romance author Paula Quinn has just released Conquered by a Highlander the fourth book in her popular Children of the Mist series. All four books received a rating of RT Top Pick! In today’s interview with RT’s Morgan, the author reveals how she uses real-life politics and religion in the series. Quinn also lets us in on why new release is very close to her heart. And then don’t… Read Article →

Charles Dickens: Google Doodle

Charles Dickens: Google Doodle

Charles Dickens was born on the 7th of February, 1812. Google honours him for the 200th birthday with a Doodle on his homepage. Charles Dickens was second of eight children. In 1823 the father could not nourish the big family any more and came to the debt prison of London. The mother moved with seven brothers and sisters in the prison. Only Charles Dickens lived outside to earn the maintenance… Read Article →

Ojibway author Richard Wagamese dead at 61

Ojibway author Richard Wagamese dead at 61

Acclaimed Indigenous author reflected on legacy of residential schools in novels such as Indian Horse Click here for the full story: »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: Voice Your Opinion & Connect With Us Online: The National Updates on Facebook: The National Updates on Twitter: The National Updates on Google+: »»» »»» »»» »»» »»» The National is CBC Television’s flagship news program. Airing seven days… Read Article →

Ishmael Beah - Excerpt from "A Long Way Gone"

Ishmael Beah – Excerpt from "A Long Way Gone"

Complete video at: Author and Sierra Leone war refugee Ishmael Beah reads an excerpt from his book, “A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier.” —– Ishmael Beah introduces “A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier.” You will never forget Ishmael Beah and his heart-breaking, gripping story of a child’s journey through hell. There may be as many as 300,000 child soldiers, hopped up on drugs and… Read Article →

The 12 year old author | nzherald.co.nz

The 12 year old author | nzherald.co.nz

Meet Olly Hills, 12 year old cicada expert and one of NZ’s youngest authors. Made with funding from NZ On Air. Full story: Subscribe: Check out our playlists:  Like NZ Herald on Facebook:  Follow NZ Herald on Instagram: Follow NZ Herald on Twitter:  half the audience instantly looks at me horrified meet Holly Hills animal lover cicada expert and one of New Zealand's youngest authors I am their youngest author… Read Article →

IBPS PO | Canara Bank | Important Books & Authors | June - October 2018 | Learn with Abhijeet Sir

IBPS PO | Canara Bank | Important Books & Authors | June – October 2018 | Learn with Abhijeet Sir

Watch this video to get Most important Books & Authors asked in IBPS PO Mains & Canara Bank PO by GA Expert Abhijeet Sir. Get Important Topics on which you need to prepare more in order to score good marks in your exam. #DailyCurrentAffairs #bankingawareness #liveclass ~ More Banking & Finance Awareness Video ~ General Awareness videos by Abhijeet Sir ~ Static Gk Videos Moreover, visit Testbook Blog to find… Read Article →