The “Look inside” feature on Amazon is a great way for readers to work out whether a book is right for them. But sometimes, it’s just not enough. So, I have just made book samples out of all my titles and put them on the prolificworks web site for anyone to download, for free, forever! […]
I gave an advanced copy of my picture book Find My Wow to a school librarian before the book launch on July 4 2021. She absolutely loved the book. She said that the story, rhyme, pictures and positive messages were just what she needed. So she started reading it to groups of her students from […]
Parents, librarians, teachers, lend me your ears (and minds). I recently invited independent authors to take their best work, polish it to a high shine, and create a sample. It could be ten pages long, a few chapters, or half the book. Whatever the length, I asked them to make sure that, at the end […]
Feedback, newsletter, and marketing Librarians, teachers and curious kids It has been a very busy year so far for me. I finished a book called Find My Wow (summary below) and was lucky enough to meet a few librarians and teachers who wanted to read it to their children. But they didn’t stop at reading […]
Goodreads is a fantastic platform for book lovers and anyone who wants to find more books that suit their tastes. After you create a profile, specify the types of books you like, find and rate a few of your favourite books, goodreads gets to work finding you similar books to read. I recommend goodreads for […]
Books for ages 6-12 I made a little video. It’s a really quick summary of my three published children’s books in under 20 seconds. Want to know more about these stories? Check out these great books for ages 6-12.