EP182: Angela Marsons – 3 million sold in 3 years
Angela Marsons’ first novel Silent Scream was rejected by every major UK publisher, but she never gave up and now she’s sold an incredible three million copies and counting. Her story is incredible and inspirational and she may just be the loveliest author we’ve ever interviewed…
Our novel Back To Reality is out now bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality
In This Episode You Will Discover
- Why faith in your characters is so important
- Why all is not lost if you are dropped by your agent
- The importance of someone validating your writing (and why everyone needs a Julie!)
- And we get our first one star review, and we ask if writers avoid getting political?
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- Support us on Patreon and join our exclusive Facebook Group: https://www.patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment
- Back to Reality: https://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality/
- Support Jenni Desvaux’s book The Very Last Monster Book: http://lastmonsters.com
- Buy The End of Magic: https://markstaywrites.com/the-end-of-magic/
- Scrivener (20% off with the code bestsellerxp): https://www.literatureandlatte.com/
- Angela’s website: http://angelamarsons-books.com/about/
- Angela’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/writeangie
- Angela’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AngelaMarsonsAuthor/
- Catherine Ryan Howard’s blog: https://catherineryanhoward.com/2019/03/18/big-dreams-and-book-deals/
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