Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 130: Alissa Grosso

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Alissa Grosso

This Week's Interview:

Alissa Grosso is the author of the YA novels Popular, Ferocity Summer and Shallow Pond as well as the nonfiction book How To Make Money Selling Vintage Items on Etsy.

She's also written a couple of thrillers – Girl Most Likely To Succeed and In The Bag.

Alissa shares her writing adventures on her weekly ‘Awkward Author' vlog and podcast and her reselling adventures on the Planet Alissa channel.

In the past Alissa has worked as a newspaper editor, a children’s librarian, a book distributor sales rep and a long, long time ago as a tavern wench complete with Colonial style costume.

Her writing has appeared in a number of newspapers, magazines and websites, and she is a monthly contributor to YA Outside the Lines.

Find Out More:

1) Writing website: http://alissagrosso.com

2) Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/alissagrossoauthor/

3) Twitter page: https://twitter.com/alissagrosso

3) Amazon author page: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Alissa-Grosso/e/B004GBMPLQ

4) Goodreads page: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/3351600.Alissa_Grosso

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This Week's Talking Points

1) Alissa's ‘Awkward Author' YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCsbyw8sS6GFJ6FuZKnVGJw

2) Alissa is a member of  The Class of 2K11The KidLit Authors Club, and The Elevensies.

3) Alissa is a monthly contributor to YA Outside the Lines.

4) Author Expo:

5) Flux publishing: https://www.fluxnow.com/

6) Vellum formatting software: https://vellum.pub/

7) Scrivener writing software: https://www.literatureandlatte.com/scrivener/overview

8) ALLi: https://www.allianceindependentauthors.org/

9) FBA Fulfillment by Amazon: https://services.amazon.co.uk/services/fulfilment-by-amazon/features-benefits.html

10) Profit Bandit: https://sellerengine.com/profit-bandit/

Recommended Event - The 7th Self-Publishing Conference (27th April, 2019)

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This Week’s Self-Publishing News

This week's Alliance of Independent Authors news update: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishing-news-amazon-and-the-emails/

Paul's Podcast Diary Archive

You can access every episode of Paul's Podcast Diary, in chronological order, here.

Coming up on Self-Publishing Journeys ...

Monday 26th November Clare Lydon [Take 2] - creating a major breakthrough as a writer of lesbian fiction here.

Monday 3rd December Alissa Grosso - writing YA and non-fiction here.

Monday 10th December Edwin Downward - writer of Science Fiction Adventures here.

Monday 17th December John Hindmarsh- science fiction and thriller writer here.

Monday 24th December Gary Collins - author of The Simple Life book series here.

Monday 31st December Orna Ross- novelist, poet and Founder of the Alli and the Creativist Club here.

Monday 7th January Jeremy Thompson, the Managing Director of Troubador Publishing here.

Recommended for listing on Google Play and distributing books to China ...

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