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5 Strategies to Rapidly Grow Your Reach, Readership and Royalties

As you know, IR is always on the lookout for new ways to help you level up your self-publishing game...

Advice from IR Approved Author Sally Vedros: “Don’t give up — it really is worth it to see all your hard work reach its full potential.”

Diego and friends navigate the booming tech culture of post-millennium San Francisco as they build the ultimate life hack app that will change the world forever. As they establish their startup, real life bites back,...

Advice from IR Approved Author Jason R. Lady: “Seize any opportunity you see to promote yourself and your work.”

A sixth grader gets a magic pen that makes everything he draws become real. Before he knows the pen is magical, he draws himself and his friends as superheroes.

IR Approved Author Susan Kraus Talks All About Her Book

"All God’s Children" centers on a custody battle over a child in the gay-bashing, funeral-picketing Westboro Baptist church.

IR Approved Author David Klein: “I never decided to become an author, writing seems to have decided me.”

THE MONEY is about Henry Krakow, loving husband, devoted dad, and lawyer for the down-and-out. Henry tries to help a single father keep his two kids, but Henry's good deed takes a wrong turn, and...

IR Approved Author Rachel K. Wentz: “Write what you know.”

"The Mass of Men" explores the conflicts and bonds that arise among a group of fire academy cadets and the struggles they must overcome as they move through their training.

IR Approved Author David Rice: “Strap on your thick skin. You’ll need to hear when something isn’t working.”

"Dawncaller" begins with a group of young dwarves clambering up the same steep mountain the heroine Kirsten must later conquer on her way towards the novel’s culminating moments.

5 Perks of Being an Indie Author

In another era, an aspiring writer might dream of one day having a book published by one of the Big Six Publishers: Random House, Penguin, Harper Collins, Simon & Schuster, Hachette Book Group, or Macmillan. 

IR Approved Author Ellis Johnson: “The greatest advantage of the indie world is expediency.”

With a growing reputation as an investigator, Dr. Nolan is recruited by the CDC to review their failed search for the source of a deadly Legionnaires’ outbreak in southern California.