Fortune-Cookie Tips for Writers, #326
Blog Post by Lauren Lise Baratz-Logsted - Jan.02.2013 - 9:43 am
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, one of the biggest bestsellers of 2012, currently has 5425 reviews on Amazon with an average 3.5-star rating – see, you don’t need every reader to love you, you just need a lot of readers to read you.
Before becoming a published novelist, I was an independent bookseller and buyer, a Publishers Weekly reviewer, a freelance editor, and a window washer. My first book was published in 2003 and by the end of 2012, I will have had 28 books published. My most...