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Name of Author:
Title of Book:
Bio (written in 3rd person including website/blog link):
Q: Welcome to Beyond the Books, (please add first name here). Can we start out by telling us whether you are published for the first time or are you multi-published?
Q: When you were published for the first time, which route did you go – mainstream, small press, vanity published or self-published and why or how did you choose this route?
Q: How long did it take you to get published once you signed the contract?
Q: How did it make you feel to become published for the first time and how did you celebrate?
Q: What was the first thing you did as for as promotion when you were published for the first time?
Q: Since you’ve been published, how have you grown as a writer and now a published author?
Q: What has surprised or amazed you about the publishing industry as a whole?
Q: What is the most rewarding thing about being a published author?
Q: Any final words for writers who dream of being published one day?