Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 41: Melissa Addey

Melissa Addey

Melissa Addey writes historical novels and non-fiction books.

The first novel, which was set in China, The Fragrant Concubine, was longlisted for both the Mslexia Novel Competition and the Historical Novel Society Indie Award.

It landed Melissa an agent at Coombs Moylett & Maclean Literary Agency.

She also writes non-fiction books, the first being 100 Things to do while Breastfeeding and the second titled The Happy Commuter and has recently released The Storytelling Entrepreneur and Merchandise For Authors.

Melissa just finished a year as a Writer in Residence at the British Library in London and has spent three months this year being a blogger for Mslexia, the UK's bestselling magazine for women who write.

Episode 41, release date Monday 12th December, 2016

Find Out More:

Melissa's website: https://www.melissaaddey.com/

Melissa's Amazon Author page: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Melissa-Addey/e/B00WO6DU0A/

Follow Melissa on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MelissaAddey

Follow Melissa on Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/melissaaddey/

Follow Melissa on GoodReads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/13854365.Melissa_Addey

Follow Melissa on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MelissaAddeyAuthor/

Talking points:

StreetLightGraphics: https://www.streetlightgraphics.com

The Leverhulme Trust: https://www.leverhulme.ac.uk/

The Book Cover Designer/Joel Friedlander: https://www.thebookdesigner.com/

The Alternative Guide To Postgraduate Funding: https://www.postgraduate-funding.com/gateway

Follow Mslexia on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mslexia [the UK's bestselling magazine for women who write.]

Melissa's posts on the Mslexia site: https://mslexia.co.uk/author/melissaaddey/

Alliance of Independent Authors: https://www.allianceindependentauthors.org/

Festival of Writing [via The Writers' Workshop]: https://www.writersworkshop.co.uk/Creative-Writing-Courses.html

Online Survey

This Week’s Self-Publishing News

The Alliance of Independent Authors news update from Tuesday 6th December 2016: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/self-publishing-news-starting-to-wrap-up/

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