In my experience, at least 70% of all book covers really fail at selling a book (whether the book is self-published or brought out by one of the large New York publishers). The book covers either don’t look right, lack any kind of design sense, signal that the book is an afterthought rather than a […]
Happy Mother’s Day to mothers all over the world! Nobody else cares about you at the beginning of your career except you and, of course, your mother. Your mother is there because that is what mothers do.
The Puppy Baby Book was published in 2000. In late 2000 I entered it into a competition and in early 2001 it was a finalist in the Independent Publisher Book Awards competition. I thought that would launch the book, but it didn’t. The book languished in cartons on pallets in storage because I didn’t know […]
Here are W. Randall Jones’s 12 Commandments of Wealth. They are really 12 rules for success. They are worth teaching to your children and following yourself.
So, to follow my own teaching, if any of you take a photo of yourself holding 1001 Ways to Market Your Books by John Kremer and tagging me @JohnKremer when you post it to Facebook, I’ll share the photo with my followers. Note: When posting the photo of my book and you, be sure to […]
Teaching your kids to do chores at a young age is the key to developing good habits in your children.
Good manners are a must for success. They are the key to getting along with other people. So be sure to teach your children how to behave.
Have you ever looked at your kids and had your heart fill with so much love and pride that it brought tears to your eyes? Isn’t it amazing? Share your experience in the comments below. Thanks!