Self Publishing Journeys

Episode 9: Abiola Bello

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Abiola BelloChildren's author Abiola Bello, wrote her debut novel ‘Emily Knight I AM' at the age of 12!

The book was independently published via Trafford Publishing and is the first book in a planned series, with book 2 in the pipeline.

Abiola is one of the few authors to self publish a book and then sign to a literary agent and she'll be telling us all about that journey is our chat today.

She also co-founded The Author School with Helen Lewis, a previous guest on this show.

Find Out More:

Abiola's Author School page: https://www.theauthorschool.com/abiola-bello/

Abiola's blog: https://www.a-bello.com/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/EmilyKnightIAM

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/emilyknightiam

Interview Talking Points:

Trafford Publishing: https://www.trafford.com/

The Author School: https://www.theauthorschool.com/

Raimondi & Campbell Literary Agency: https://www.raimondicampbell.com/

Literally PR: https://www.literallypr.com/

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/

Episode 9, release date Monday 2nd May, 2016

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

The Self Publishing Conference

The Author School

This Week’s Self-Publishing News

The Alliance of Independent Authors April 29th 2016 news update: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/this-weeks-self-publishing-news-11/

Recommended UK Event [Saturday 7th May 2016]

The Self-Publishing Conference at The University of Leicester [More info here]

Recommended Online Event [Saturday 14th May 2016]

Book Expo America

Book Expo America Indie Author Fringe [More info here]

I'll be appearing as a speaker at this event: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/speaker/paul-teague/

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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