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To Authors From Authors

While we’re proud of the author resources we’ve compiled, the best advice comes from other authors who have already taken the self-publishing journey. That’s where this section comes in: you can hear, “straight from the horse’s mouth,” about the experiences, missteps, and winning strategies of our AuthorHouse author community.

Award-Winning Short-Story Writer Tells How He Connects with Readers

For author A.C. Skiffington, winning first place in the 2010 National Indie Excellence Book Awards is just one more feather in his marketing cap.

Creative Marketing Helps Author Create Interest in Her Story

Meg Walsh used her experience battling systemic lupus to come up with her children's book Mama, Won't You Play With Me? Find out how she has used marketing sell copies of her book and draw attention to her cause.

Reg Green Discusses the Impact of Organ Donation

Raising awareness of the importance of organ donation with his books since his young son’s death fifteen years ago, author Reg Green has participated in many inspirational events, including the Rose Parade with Donate Life. Read his take on his experience and his hopes.

A Talk with the Amazing Kreskin

The Amazing Kreskin discusses why he chose to self-publish and how he feels about his experience.

Teenage Writer Amanda Bogart Discusses Becoming an Author Against All Odds

Amanda Bogart refused to give up her publishing dream.

Author Doug Wojcieszak Speaks Candidly About Writing and Publishing

Doug Wojcieszak and his co-authors discuss their road to success.

Impossible Dream or Reachable Goal?

Marie Pinschmidt encourages writers to take the self-publishing plunge.

Locking Up Book Sales with Policeman Bobby

Steve van der Merwe discusses his children's book writing experience.