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Trending Now: Book Subscriptions in a Box!

Filed in Marketing Your Book by on March 23, 2016 7 Comments
Trending Now: Book Subscriptions in a Box!

Subscription boxes have become the new “thing” in recent years, as there is one for just about every kind of person, hobby, age, or even your pet. Handpicked beauty products? There’s a box for that. Toys and treats for your dog? There’s a box for that. Featured wine of the month? There’s a box for […]

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The Best Writing Tool You Aren’t Using

Filed in Author Inspirations, Marketing Your Book by on March 18, 2016 8 Comments
The Best Writing Tool You Aren’t Using

Everyone knows about a certain digital pinboard, known as the procrastinator’s best friend, the party planner’s go-to inspiration, and the foodie’s favorite recipe archive. But, as a writer, have you ever thought about how you can use Pinterest to develop your scene descriptions, hone your style, and actually see your characters take shape? Here are just […]

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4 Reasons Your Book Needs An Introduction

Filed in Writing Tips by on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
4 Reasons Your Book Needs An Introduction

  Introductions are important when you are first meeting a person, for if he/she didn’t tell you who he/she was, how could you go about continuing your conversation? The same applies to introductions in books; if a reader isn’t properly “acquainted” with a book from the start, the rest of the “conversation” (or reading of […]

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Video: Author Dana Rosser Talks TED, The Dr. Oz Show, and Xulon Press!

Video: Author Dana Rosser Talks TED, The Dr. Oz Show, and Xulon Press!

Xulon Press sat down with author Dana Rosser and her husband, world-renowned surgeon Dr. Butch Rosser. We chatted about her upcoming TEDTalk on March 17th, her appearance on the Dr. Oz Show, and her new book “Thru Thick and Thin: Facing Obesity Thru the Eyes of a Loved One.” […]

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Citations 101: What Goes In Your Book’s Bibliography?

Filed in Writing Tips by on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
Citations 101: What Goes In Your Book’s Bibliography?

In college, I took my papers to the writing center solely to have my bibliographies checked. For the life of me, I couldn’t remember what goes in a citation within the text, what goes in the bibliography, or the proper punctuation within the two. I was always amazed at the students who worked in the […]

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