|Chicago author's new guide leads lesbian fiction authors toward inspiration and publication
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From a press release:
Award-winning and bestselling lesbian fiction author Elizabeth Andrethe pen name for a Chicago-based interracial lesbian couplehas published her latest book, titled Self-Publishing Lesbian Fiction, Write Your Own Way. This comprehensive step-by-step guide is a must-have (and great gift) for aspiring writers looking to successfully navigate the world of self-publishing lesbian, Sapphic, women-loving-women, queer and other fun fiction.
Highlights of "Self-Publishing Lesbian Fiction, Write Your Own Way" include practical tips for completing your novel and honing your writing skills; strategies for collaborating effectively with editors and cover designers; guidance on formatting your book for e-book, print, and audiobook formats; insider secrets to successful marketing, even for those who hate marketing; and a comprehensive overview of the diverse publishing platforms available to self-published authors.
Andre is known for her cozy paranormal mystery, lesbian romance, science fiction and young adult stories, and she infuses the guide with her unique voice and expertise. With a background as a former newspaper reporter and a recipient of prestigious writing awards, including a Goldie from the Golden Crown Literary Society and a Peter Lisagor Award from the Chicago Headline Club, Andre brings a wealth of knowledge to help aspiring authors achieve their dreams.
"I believe that everyone has a story to tell, and I want to empower writers to share their unique voices with the world," said Andre. "Whether you're just starting or have a completed manuscript, Self-Publishing Lesbian Fiction, Write Your Own Way will guide you through the process and help you realize your publishing dreams."
Self-Publishing Lesbian Fiction, Write Your Own Way is now available in e-book and print formats.
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