Monday, May 14, 2012

Experiences on a Book Blog Tour

If you're an author lucky enough to be published by a publisher who can afford to fund a real book tour, then you'd be zipping around the country, making presentations, doing signings and just willing people to buy your book.

If you're an author, like me, published by a small publisher and your book's an e-book then none of the above is going to happen.

So you do a blog tour.

This is the first time I've done one so I thought I'd let you know how I get on.  First of all - here's the link of the host site: where my schedule is. As you can see, I have several slots each with a theme. Today's theme is "Ten Tips for Aspiring Authors". Take a look at what I wrote:

Let me know in the comments if you have any queries.


  1. All the best!! I'm sure sales will be steady :)

    Dee, from e-Volving Books

  2. Have a great blog tour! I look forward to following you and reading.

  3. I hope you will get a real fun there! Good luck, dude!

  4. Very best of luck Sue. Have fun!

  5. Thank you Cat, Dee, Brinda (you're to blame!), Alex, Jenny and Joe

  6. i hope it all goes extremely well--congrats!

  7. I have to admit this content was very worthwhile. I discovered you with a google search and was rather stunned at your rank for this article.

  8. Enjoy your tour!

    If you get chance pop over to my blog and look at the post 'Winners'. ;0

  9. Thank you Lynn, Aurana Books...and...and Glynis! Yay! I won a book >3 Thank you (big smile)

  10. Good luck with that, Susan. At least you don't have to suffer traffic jams, horrible food and a sense of losing the will to live. :)

    All the best


    1. True enough Mark - I'll count my lucky stars LOL

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