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Molly Looby is the author of ZA and many other unpublished works that haven't yet seen the light of day.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: https://www.mollylooby.com/

Follow Molly on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MollyLooby

Molly Looby on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MollyLoobyAuthor

Molly's Amazon author page: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Molly-Looby/e/B00CBKP0SY/

Molly featured in Essex Chronicle: https://www.essexchronicle.co.uk/molly-decides-novelist-s-life-write/story-20234348-detail/story.html

Talking points:

Molly's Movellas profile: https://www.movellas.com/user/molly.loobyThe print-on-demand company used by Molly: https://www.printondemand-worldwide.com/

CK Creative: https://www.ck-creative.co.uk/ [Created Molly's cover for ZA]

Molly's interview on Phoenix98fm: https://www.phoenixfm.com/2016/05/02/sylvia-kent-writer-molly-looby-the-book-club-april-2016/

NaNoWriMo: https://nanowrimo.org/ [Recommended! A great way to write your first novel]

Molten Publishing, Molly's hybrid publishing company: https://twitter.com/MoltenPublish, 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: https://www.self-publishing-journeys.com/episode-13-helen-fazal/

2) I use GetResponse for my email marketing: https://www.paulteague.com/getresponse [Affiliate link]

3) I create my promo videos with https://www.paulteague.com/camtasia and I get my video snippets from https://www.paulteague.com/fotolia [Affiliate links]

I use PremiumBeat for my music: https://www.premiumbeat.com/

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: https://www.bestpageforward.net/

5) Scotland's Secret Bunker: https://www.secretbunker.co.uk/

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: https://www.joffebooks.com/

Evidence Press: https://evidencepress.com/

Bookouture: https://www.bookouture.com/

Fahrenheit Press: https://www.fahrenheit-press.com/

Bloodhound Books: https://www.bloodhoundbooks.com/

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[July 2] Episode 118: Wendy Jones/Scottish Crime Writer Find out more

[August 6th] Episode 119: Debbie Young/Cosy Crime Writer & ALLi blog editor Find out more

[Sept 3rd] Episode 120: Peter Mortimer/Poet, Playwright, Author & Publisher Find out more

Podcast diaries continue weekly over summer, interviews resume regularly with episode 241 on Monday 1st October 2018

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This Week’s Self-Publishing News

The Alliance of Independent Authors news update for August 12th 2016: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishing-news-2/

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