Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 24: Molly Looby

Molly Looby

Molly Looby is the author of ZA and many other unpublished works that haven't yet seen the light of day.

She self-published the Immorality of Immortality trilogy between 2011-2015 and that series is made up of Playing with Reality, Gambling a Fairytale, and Chancing the Truth.

Molly lives in Essex in the UK and spends almost all of her time hunkered down at the desk under her stairs which is currently sufficing as her study.

Her writing achievements include a stunning 315,000+ total NaNoWriMo word count, achieved over five years of taking part in the annual event.

She has also launched her own company, Molten Publishing, which is hybrid publisher – somewhere between indie and self-publishing- and they specialise in YA fiction.

Find Out More:

Molly's website:

Follow Molly on Twitter:

Molly Looby on Facebook:

Molly's Amazon author page:

Molly featured in Essex Chronicle:

Talking points:

Molly's Movellas profile: print-on-demand company used by Molly:

CK Creative: [Created Molly's cover for ZA]

Molly's interview on Phoenix98fm:

NaNoWriMo: [Recommended! A great way to write your first novel]

Molten Publishing, Molly's hybrid publishing company:, with the fabulous logo below:

Molten Publishing logo

Episode 24, release date Monday 15th August, 2016

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Paul’s Podcast Diary

1) My writing with The Murder Place:

The Murder Place progress

My editor is Helen Fazal, you can listen to her podcast interview here:

2) I use GetResponse for my email marketing: [Affiliate link]

3) I create my promo videos with and I get my video snippets from [Affiliate links]

I use PremiumBeat for my music:

Here is version 1 of my promo video for The Secret Bunker, this is going to be improved!

4) Bryan Cohen's Best Page Forward service:

5) Scotland's Secret Bunker:

6) My books added to KDP Select until 10th November:

KDP Select

7) Potential publishers for Don't Tell Meg (they'll be receiving a copy!)

Joffe Books:

Evidence Press:


Fahrenheit Press:

Bloodhound Books:

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Episode 113: Julie Cordiner/Two Non-Fiction Books Published, Now Editing Two Draft Novels Find out more

Episode 114: Gurbir Singh/Author of book about Indian Space Programme Find out more

Episode 115: Clare Sager/Debut Fantasy Novelist Find out more

Episode 116: Miles Hudson/School text book writer & self-published author Find out more

Episode 117: Barry Hutchison/Writer of books, comics and things for the telly Find out more

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