Are consumers to blame for poor self-published book sales? New book PR research

New research conducted by the book PR specialists, Palamedes PR, has revealed that nearly two-thirds of self-published authors are convinced they have what it takes to become the ‘next’ JK Rowling – but blame a lack of financial success on consumers’ “snobbish” attitude towards the practice. Their work has the potential of reaching bestseller status…

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The Salford Online exclusive short story by Neil Blower

The latest short story by Neil Blower, the Writer in Residence at Salford Online, is now live. Neil, a Royal Tank Regiment veteran, was appointed Writer in Residence earlier this year. More information about Neil’s work can be found on his website, www.neilblower.com. The Salford Short: IWM By Neil Blower The Imperial War Museum was silhouetted…

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Read it and weep: third short story by agency client

The novelist and agency client, Neil Blower, provides Palamedes PR with an exclusive snippet of his third short story for Salford Online. Blower, a former frontline soldier, was appointed the paper’s Writer in Residence last month. Cover image courtesy of MorgueFile.com Dear Madam By Neil Blower The young officer sat in the turret of his…

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