All About Cover Art – Which Is Your Favourite?

All About Cover Art Have you ever decided to read a book simply because you liked the artwork on the cover? There’s a reason why! Cover art designers work tirelessly to create an attention-grabbing, marketable look that draws a reader to it. It may even be created BEFORE the book has been written. That’s how…

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Just For Fun: Shakespearean Insult Generator

April is the month of The Bard, especially since he lived and died on the same day (April 23rd). So, how literary were you last month?? Hmmmm?? Well, don’t worry if your wordcount is low and your TBR is high as the end of the month approaches … You could revisit some of Shakespeare’s works…

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BEST OF 3: Niraj Kapur, Author, Screenwriter and Entrepreneur

BEST OF 3: Niraj Kapur, Author, Screenwriter and Entrepreneur

In 2010, I had a mid-life crisis after I lost my job in the recession and couldn’t pay the bills. After months of struggling, feeling sorry for myself and failing to improve, I thankfully discovered personal development. Wandering through WH Smith newsagents, too embarrassed to venture into the self-help section, a magazine called SUCCESS caught…

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INFOGRAPHIC: 10 Idioms About Books

This infographic MacMillan Education is a must for any bibiliophile – I knew there were lots of idioms about books, but until I saw ten listed here, I didn’t realise how embedded books ARE in language! Of the ten in this infographic – and perhaps unsurprisingly, given I AM an author – I probably use…

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INFOGRAPHIC: 50 Powerful Quotes From Literature

This collection of fifty of the most powerful quotes from literature may leave you feeling inspired, shocked, wiser or leave you questioning your own life theories … That’s the power of the work of some of the most famous literary authors to date! The below infographic, designed by the guys at Essay Writing Service UK,…

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