AUTHOR RESOURCES

The resources listed below are filtered based on reviews from fellow authors and popularity. We are not advertising these sites and we are not affiliated with them in any way.

Book Promotion

Goodreads

Goodreads

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations. Their mission is to help people find and share books they love. Goodreads was launched in January 2007 and has grown to more than 30 million members with 900 million books added and 24 million reviews.

Every second, Goodread's members add 5 books to their “want to read” shelves. More than 100,000 authors have joined the Goodreads Author Program to take advantage of the promotional tools Goodreads offers to reach a wide network of passionate readers.

BookBup

BookBub

Freado was founded in 2009 with a goal to help readers find best books in innovative ways.

We don’t sell books here. We screen through top retailers sites and curate the books that are likely to be enjoyed by our reader community. Authors can giveaway their books for FREE / in Book Deals.

Authors & Publishers can promote your books please click here.

Freado

Freado

Freado was founded in 2009 with a goal to help readers find best books in innovative ways.

Books are not sold on freado, freado screens through top retailer sites and curates the books that are likely to be enjoyed by the reader community. Authors can giveaway their books for FREE in Book Deals.

Authors & Publishers can also promote their books on freado. Please click here.

Book Grabbr

Book Grabbr

BookGrabbr bottles that concept up and facilitates it in a digital way by creating a platform for authors and publishers to share extended previews of their books through social media.

BookGrabbr is built to facilitate readers reading in exchange for sharing.

Find out more here https://bookgrabbr.com.

Author Community

SCBWI

SCBWI

Founded in 1971 by a group of Los Angeles-based children's literature writers, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators is a non-profit, 501 (c)3 organization which is one of the largest existing organizations for writers and illustrators. It is the only professional organization specifically for those individuals writing and illustrating for children and young adults in the fields of children’s literature, magazines, film, television and multimedia. Several of the most prestigious children’s literature professionals sit on the SCBWI Board of Advisors.

World Library

World Library

World Public Library's Millennium Collection offers millions of books by the greatest writers of the last 1,000 years, works from America, Asia, Africa, and Europe, in over 300 different languages. Their collection includes books from every field of study, including education, science, sociology, and technology.

Authors and Experts

Authors and Experts

Don't pass up this golden opportunity to market your business or book to members of the media nationwide, potentially increasing book sales, or number of speaking engagements and increase your visibility to 36,000 potential clients who visit AuthorsandExperts.com!

WriterCast

WritersCast

WritersCast features interviews, readings and discussions with writers on a wide variety of topics. At WritersCast, they are particularly interested in the writing process, the struggles that writers and publishers undergo in bringing their work to audiences, and in giving authors the opportunity to talk about their work. They focus on new and recently published books in all forms, print, audio and e-books alike.

School Booking

School Booking

SchoolBookings.com was established in 2003 as a tool to help authors, illustrators, and performers gain greater visibility and connect with schools, libraries, and other educational organizations around the world.

Book Cover Designers

The Merry Bird Designs

The Merry Bird Designs

TheMerryBird.com designs is re-entering the atmosphere! Originating in 2002, TheMerryBird has designed and still designs logos, book covers and ad design.

Tailored to your business or novel needs, the designs are original and can be yours upon completion! To get started, contact KristineSheehan9@themerrybird.com. Just ask to fill out a design questionnaire to begin the design process for your business need.

Author Tools

Author Toolkits

Author Toolkits

Master self-publishing in no time with Author Toolkits made by the Book Design Templates team. There are a variety of toolkits to choose from based on your needs - Book Launch Toolkit, Press Release Masterclass, Quick and Easy Media Kits Templates, Book Proposal Template Kit, How to Blog a Book Template Kit, and Quick and Easy Blog.

Writer in the sky

Writers in the sky

For over a decade, Writers in the Sky Creative Writing Services has been providing quality ghostwriting and editing assistance for individuals and businesses around the world.