We read their books. We love their stories. We move in with their characters, yet we often know very little about the author behind it all.
Spoils of Olympus II: World on Fire by Christian Kachel – Historical Fiction/War & Military/Post-Alexandrian Greece
“A master tactician and student of war, Kachel brings history to life - upfront and personal- an engaging foray into the chaotic aftermath of Alexander the Great.”
Book Clubs and Readers find out about the latest book deals, book sales, author promotions and goodies, and news from Chanticleer Communty Authors in this special CBR news column just for you!
Blockchain and publishing were right up there with audiobooks for buzz-worthiness. It is looming on the radar and is touted to be the next big thing in the INDIE publishing industry. We are fortunate to have Sean Curley decipher the techno talk for us.
Carol has written over fifty best-selling college textbooks in computer applications and communications for a major US publisher and has authored three award-winning historical fiction novels. She will present at the 2019 Chanticleeer Authors Conference. To find out more about this Chanticleerian, please read on.
Is it still possible for small press and indie authors to get press for their book releases? And if so, how? Allison Vrbova shares her tips and strategies for getting the media's attention.
Ronald E. Yates, Award-winning Author, Professor, & Foreign Correspondent — Panel Moderator and Interviewer at CAC19
“Reading a Book is Like Life: You Live it One Page at a Time.” (Ron Yates) Ron is a former foreign correspondent and Professor Emeritus of Journalism, Dean of the College of Media and is an award-winning historical novelist. Read more about this Pulitzer nominated journalist and Chanticleerian by clicking on this link.
Books are great, the Internet can’t be beaten for looking up and verifying facts quickly, and libraries are awesome. But even better are the academics who write all those books and articles. Award-winning historical fiction author Carol M. Cram shares her knowledge.
For better or worse, as we write, we become! Cami says, "To me this principle feels powerful: By the words we choose to use in our writing, we influence the way we, and our lives, are defined."
10 Question Interview with Multi-Award-Winning Author, MICHELLE RENE – Book Discovery, AuthorLife, Book Marketing
Meet Michelle Rene, creative advocate, and award-winning author in our 10 Question Author Interview series!
ELEMENTS of SUCCESSFUL FICTION – Writing Fiction Guidelines by Jessica Morrell – Writers Toolbox Series
The best fiction touches the deep layers in us. A writer achieves this effect by embedding dozens of techniques into his or her story. To read the Elements of Successful Fiction by Jessica Page Morrell, please click on the link above.
Authors are forever urged to build their "platforms". But what Betsy has found is that many authors spend all kinds of time, money, and energy building their platforms, but they forget that someone has to stand on that platform...and speak..in person...on podcasts...on social media live events...in pubic...to people.
These are the OFFICIAL and FINAL LISTINGS for the 2018 CIBAs SEMI-FINALISTS. The next notification will announce the First Place Category Winners and the Grand Prize Winners and will go out on April 30, 2019.