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EP103: Michael J Ward - Choose Your Own Adventure - The Bestseller Experiment

4/16/2018
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Michael J Ward is a writer and gamer who has taken choose-your-own-adventure books to the next level. With compelling characters and engaging stories his DestinyQuest books are written in a unique way and he gives us an insight into his process which writers of all genres will find invaluable. To support the show, check out […] The post EP103: Michael J Ward – Choose Your Own Adventure appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:53:41

EP102 Teaser: Production Part 1 with Andy Bowden - The Bestseller Experiment

4/9/2018
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In this week’s Deep Dive Mark Stay is joined by Andy Bowden and they take a deep dive into the production of your publication. Hear more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to […] The post EP102 Teaser: Production Part 1 with Andy Bowden appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:29

EP101: Live Show with Emad Akhtar - The Bestseller Experiment

4/9/2018
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Editor Emad Akhtar has worked with authors like Michael Connelly, Ian Rankin and Justin Cronin and was kind enough to join our live show and answer our listeners’ questions! To support the show, check out bestsellerexperiment.com/support Our novel Back To Reality is out now bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality PODCAST In this episode you will discover… Common pacing […] The post EP101: Live Show with Emad Akhtar appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:56:16

EP98 Teaser: Deep Dive - Audiobooks - The Bestseller Experiment

4/6/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 100 – Options Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE If you enjoyed […] The post EP100 Teaser: Elements of a Chapter appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:30

EP99: Cavan Scott - The Bestseller Experiment

4/2/2018
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We speak to Cavan Scott, an extraordinary writer who writes on licence, meaning that he is hired to write for licenced intellectual properties such as Star Wars and Doctor Who. If you’ve ever written fan fiction and dream of writing for a big franchise then you’ll find plenty of inspiration in this week’s episode. To […] The post EP99: Cavan Scott appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:42:35

EP98 Teaser: Deep Dive - Audiobooks - The Bestseller Experiment

3/26/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 98 – Options Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE If you enjoyed […] The post EP98 Teaser: Audiobooks appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:28

EP97: Roz Morris - The Bestseller Experiment

3/26/2018
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We speak to Roz Morris, a writer whose books have sold over 4 million copies, but until recently you won’t have seen her name on the covers because she is a ghost writer. Roz has written for members of the SAS, rockstar bodyguards, children’s fantasy authors and more. To hear more of this episode in […] The post EP97: Roz Morris appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:48:24

EP96 Teaser: Deep Dive - Options Part 3 - The Bestseller Experiment

3/19/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 96 – Options Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE If you enjoyed […] The post EP96 Teaser: Deep Dive – Options Part 3 appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:28

EP95: Richard Morgan - The Bestseller Experiment

3/19/2018
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We speak to Richard Morgan about his novel Altered Carbon and its long journey through development hell before it went on the become the biggest show on Netflix. And we look back on his incredible career, which includes fantasy fiction and comic books, and we look forward to his long-awaited forthcoming novel Thin Air. To […] The post EP95: Richard Morgan appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:47:49

EP94 Teaser: Deep Dive - Options Part 2 - The Bestseller Experiment

3/12/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 94 – Options Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE If you enjoyed […] The post EP94 Teaser: Deep Dive – Options Part 2 appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:28

EP93: Alex T. Smith - The Bestseller Experiment

3/12/2018
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In the latest of an occasional series of reports from the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators conference, we speak to bestselling children’s author and illustrator Alex T Smith… and Mr. D makes a big declaration! To hear more of this episode in our deep dive, check out patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment Our novel Back To Reality […] The post EP93: Alex T. Smith appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:01:01:22

EP92: The Gingerbread Shortlist - The Bestseller Experiment

3/7/2018
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A special episode where Mr. Stay catches up with Sam Eades on the Gingerbread writing competition launched in episode 50, and speaks to the shortlisted authors, and we discover what it was about their writing that got them shortlisted… To hear more of this episode in our deep dive, check out patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment Our novel […] The post EP92: The Gingerbread Shortlist appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:20:53

EP91 Teaser: Deep Dive - Options Part 1 - The Bestseller Experiment

3/5/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 91 – Options Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE If you enjoyed […] The post EP91 Teaser: Deep Dive – Options Part 1 appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:28

EP90: Ask the Two Marks - The Bestseller Experiment

3/5/2018
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Braving snowmageddon, our monthly live show was recorded in London and Vancouver, with our audience of Patreon supporters. Featured listener questions include the secrets of metadata, author blogging, outlining, and crowdfunding. And there’s an update on Mark Stay’s book The End of Magic, which you can support here: bestsellerexperiment.com/endofmagic. To join us as an audience […] The post EP90: Ask the Two Marks appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:01:13:31

EP89 Teaser: Deep Dive - Five Principles on 2nd Drafts - The Bestseller Experiment

2/26/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 89 – Five Principles on 2nd Drafts Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE […] The post EP89 Teaser: Deep Dive – Five Principles on 2nd Drafts appeared first on The Bestseller...

Duration:00:02:27

EP88: Unbound and The End of Magic - The Bestseller Experiment

2/26/2018
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Mr. Stay has a new book coming! And it’s being published by Unbound Books who use a crowdfunding model. We discuss how it all works and how you, dear listener, can get involved at https://unbound.com/books/end-of-magic/ To hear more of this episode in our deep dive, check out patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment Our novel Back To Reality is […] The post EP88: Unbound and The End of Magic appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:45:01

EP87 Teaser: Deep Dive - Five Principles on 2nd Drafts - The Bestseller Experiment

2/19/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 87 – Five Principles on 2nd Drafts Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE […] The post EP87 Teaser: Deep Dive – Five Principles on 2nd Drafts appeared first on The Bestseller...

Duration:00:02:28

EP86: Catriona Innes - The Bestseller Experiment

2/19/2018
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We speak to the completely charming Catriona Innes, Senior Editor of Cosmopolitan, the UK’s best selling glossy magazine. Working on the features desk she writes, edits and commissions the long reads, fitness and career sections of Cosmopolitan, as well as heading up the books content. She’s currently working on Hearst’s inaugural books prize, Big Book, […] The post EP86: Catriona Innes appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:51:07

EP85 Teaser: Deep Dive - Rocket Your Word Count - The Bestseller Experiment

2/13/2018
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Here’s a Teaser for Episode 85 – Rocket Your Word Count Deep Dive which is available only at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/support PODCAST BUY Back to Reality – the novel from the Podcast Find out more at http://bestsellerexperiment.com/backtoreality Thanks for listening and joining us. Have some feedback you’d like to share? Leave a note in the comment section below. SPREAD THE LOVE […] The post EP85 Teaser: Deep Dive – Rocket Your Word Count appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:02:28

EP84: Cass Green - The Bestseller Experiment

2/12/2018
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We speak to Cass Green, Sunday Times bestselling author of The Woman Next Door and In a Cottage In a Wood who told us how a quick swim led to a change in direction for her career… To hear more of this episode in our deep dive, check out patreon.com/bestsellerexperiment Our novel Back To Reality […] The post EP84: Cass Green appeared first on The Bestseller Experiment.

Duration:00:55:13

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