How You Might Be Able To Turn Your Self-Published Novel Into A Best-Seller

Source: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18007564-the-martian?from_search=true&search_version=service
Source: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18007564-the-martian?from_search=true&search_version=service

The newest space film to hit the cinemas, The Martian, which is directed by Ridley Scott and stars Matt Damon, seems like any other run of the mill Hollywood blockbuster at first glance. So I was very surprised to read in the Sydney Morning Herald that The Martian started out as a humble blog, became a self-published novel, and gained a publishing and film deal in the space of 18 months.

It sounds like an impossible dream for most self-published authors, doesn’t it? Well, it probably is, but it’s not all doom and gloom. There are still ways for authors to make a comfortable living from their writing and the easiest way to go about it may result in a hit, just like The Martian…

Read more at https://scatterbooker.wordpress.com/self-publishing-talk/how-you-might-be-able-to-turn-your-self-published-novel-into-a-best-seller/