Marketing Children’s Books – Advice Needed

A friend of mine – Silvina De Vita – has self-published her first book Emilio – A Picture Book For Children. She both wrote and illustrated it, and it just went live yesterday. Silvina is very new to the world of self-publishing, and I was giving her some advice on how to go about it. Sometimes images don’t look great in e-books, and the placement of the text in relation to the image can be tricky. Silvina took an interesting approach where the text is actually incorporated into the images itself, so that each “page” is just an image, which gave her a lot more freedom in terms of fonts and placement of the text. The result is beautiful – Read More…

Marketing Children's Books – Advice Needed

A friend of mine – Silvina De Vita – has self-published her first book Emilio – A Picture Book For Children. She both wrote and illustrated it, and it just went live yesterday. Silvina is very new to the world of self-publishing, and I was giving her some advice on how to go about it. Sometimes images don’t look great in e-books, and the placement of the text in relation to the image can be tricky. Silvina took an interesting approach where the text is actually incorporated into the images itself, so that each “page” is just an image, which gave her a lot more freedom in terms of fonts and placement of the text. The result is beautiful – Read More…