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10 Top Tips For Debut Authors

Posted at 8:21AM Friday 21 Feb 2014

It's not as though there's a training course called 'How To Be A First-Time Novelist' which lays out what's going to happen. So from the vantage point of a seasoned pro (well, a published author with seven whole days of experience under their belt), I thought I'd share my top ten things every author needs to know before their first time.

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