How to Write a Bestselling Children's BookWhat is the best selling children's book?
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Have you ever asked yourself how the most popular authors of children's literature come up with their own idea? The majority of children's literature is about the same tale - good versus bad. Ex. Harry Potter versus Voldomort. Don't we like it when Harry Potter and Malfoy get involved? If it wasn't for Harry Potter and his mates.
Gimme a little tale they can spur on. Also, you should be spending your free part of your day really getting to know your people. Make a storyline for each of your personalities, even though most of their stories will never see the inside of your book. Their audiences must be able to identify with them and really take charge of what happens to them.
That'?s how you write a best-selling children's book. Catherina Christakos is an editor and child bookwright.
Writes and publishes bestsellers for children's literature.
In this issue of the programme, the specialist who will share a little of his expertise with us is Jay Boyer, an unbelievable specialist in the field of publication and a pioneer in his field. His greatest achievement is his unbelievable capacity to create best-sellers.
Jay has educated tens of millions of people on how to write, distribute and promote children's literature so that they are able to make their own bestselling children's literature. It is Jay who will be teaching you how to write and release a children's book in the next 7 nights, how to post it on Amazon and make it the No. 1-best-seller.
I am always surprised how much it appeals to them. That seems to be a topic on the pail lists for many folks. Produce a book, a children's book and have it printed. Take it out, tell the rest of the planet, and tell your grandchildren, tell your own two.
Childrens book authoring is still a great resource for generating revenue, both passively and recurrently. Last year, for me in person, I only achieved a mid-six-figure sum with my children's book emoluments on Amazon. Science - The first move is exactly the same procedure I did with my boy Joe when we released our first children's book 3 or 4 years ago.
On the way to Amazon we researched about 3 min. within the Kindle Market. So we saw what was going to sell and we took some idea from certain book and put it together and added our own sauces. This is the bestseller equation. Illustration - We have stuffed this book with astonishing illustration.
Populate it with astonishing artwork that will make your child go "wow" and buy your book over and over again. I' currently have almost a ten titles in my number one children's book group. Keeping your book on the bestseller lists. Perhaps it is a history they have already thought about the letter, and whether it qualifies as something that is already sellin' well in Amazon Kindle is not something that comes to their minds.
However, it is vital if you want the best possible opportunity to actually publish this and go for a number one best seller. I' m especially on the children's book market place and I' m beginning to browse through the different classes. The first time I was writing my first book with Joe, I said, "Joe, what book are you going to write?
" I wanted a book he could divide with his mates, he wanted to smile with me and he wanted to be able to read it at the side of his beds. That'?s when he was young enough to want to be reading a book at the side of his bedside. And I said: "Well, let's look at fun Kindle literature.
" So we went over to the Kindle market place, we snapped into the humorous area. Since I have been doing this for some considerable amount of while, I had a marketing moment that I suggest you take a look at these ledgers in Kindle. You' re gonna go over there and take some sketches and make some suggestions for your own book.
We' re not talkin' about taking out a best-selling book. "Add ing your own stunning artwork, add what you know and love, and have to bring the whole wide globe in line with products that are already in vogue. As part of the first stage, qualifying is what is already trendy on Kindle's market place and sells like gang-busters.
Whichever it is and whichever class you like, there is just one No. 1 best seller in this one. Attempt to connect some other textbooks and see what similarities you will find in these various publications that are already sell well in Kindle. When you have a kid, do it with them.
They can buy a pile of textbooks and read them later, but in any case this is the first one. You' re trying to get an impression of what's going to be sold so you know your book is going to be sold, and you're not just advising on it. You will find these titles in this big best-seller listing before you even break them down into the smaller one.
That' s how you get some awareness of how well and lump up the demography and try to think about the era group that appeals to this particular product. So what do they do with their book art? So I modelled my book jacket from what Jeff Kinney had already done with his Diary of a Wimpy Kid book jacket.
It is a really simple size, and you can do that for any kind of children's book out there. If you have pictures, simply take notice of the items you see in a good book and use the same items in your own. There' are many who do exactly the same thing, go to Kindle and approach him with the eye of a marketing company and say: "Holy bitch, it sells really well.
Check out this book jacket artwork. Now, I see a doze of book covers that look almost alike. "Obviously, they know what they're doing when they publish best-sellers there, and these are some of the policies they apply. On the other hand, the second stage is to fill your book with stunning pictures that children will adore, who will make their families adore them to buy book after book in your set.
They want to release as many ledgers as possible. A book row is to be created. Somebody gets book one, then they buy book two. Halloween sweets, and they' re just like Halloween sweets. I' m horrible, and if I had my way, it would be the poorest children's book ever.
Fortunately, I don't have to be the author of these volumes, not even my boy or the one with whom you write them. Fiverr.com offers top-quality children's book illustration by astonishingly gifted youngsters. Obviously, a lot of folks are leaving viewing figures, and that's gold information. These are all the things that make me go to Fiverr to find all my children's book illuminators.
They can get an illustration of an whole book for less than $100 and have all the permissions that move forward to use it in any way you want. Also if you write for an older public, even if you write for an older kid. I have 8-10 -year-old boy booklets.
In the past I wrote them myself, and now I have outsourced the entire letter. I' ll tell my authors: "Hey, somewhere between 100 and 200 words per section, followed by an artwork. This keeps the pages moving, and they are also much simpler to write. Just size the book, send it to Kindle.
is a free quote in your book. At the second or third page, just before the index, I say: "Hey, if you want an audioversion of this book, click on this one. "A Kindle reader's thing that's really great is that you can actually click on a hyperlink and it will open anywhere in a web page.
You can have your name and your home for a 20-25 minute audio book. The audio book can consist of just a book read. You' re just giving your clients a drop-box download for the free audio book and: that brings a lot of value to your book, you create your number one in the whole wide subscription community, which is an e-mail mailing lists of your readers.
Someone you know, you like, you buy every book and you can't expect to release the next one. And when you release the next book, you only need to add one e-mail to your mailing lists. They' re the ones who purchased the book and wanted the audio book.
I' m only sending one e-mail, and I get hundred of guys to buy my all-new book, making it a number-one best seller. This is the hidden dressing, and this is what I suggest to anyone who publishes it in children's literature or on Kindle's market.
Simply try to find something of value that' s of relevance to the book itself, for which they would be willing to give you their name and name. When you don't publish for the children's book alcove, when you publish for a non-fiction alcove, that's the way you make your trunk so you can resell it to them.
You can click on these icons and actually go to the Amazon market place to buy the next one directly. That'?s why I have all those cross-promotion textbooks on the market. They' re all No. 1 best sellers and I have enthusiastic supporters. I' ve got guys writing me mail.
Children write me a letter, my mum and dad write me a letter, and my teacher write me a letter because they like these volumes for whatever reasons. When children don't even want to study other textbooks, it's because they' re having a good time, they're kind of rough, they're nuts, they have madness...etc.
Anyway, I get e-mails from someone who responds to this free quote all the while. And they say: I love your book. So when do you write the next one? I do have a few periodicals. Why are your titles always on the bestseller-lists?
I' ve got several of the bestsellers that have been number 1 in their category for years. One good way to actually get the latest book shoppers, outside the Amazon market place, is to go to a website named BookBub.com. Because I think it's $120, you can have her e-mail all her children's book readers.
You' re sending an e-mail to over half a million children's book shoppers looking for everyday offers. I sometimes make 800 or 900 new book purchases in a given year. This of course enhances the exposure not only of this book, but of all other titles, as I promote them all together and cross-promoting them all within the book.
Every year I do that, I not only get an increase in bookselling on the Amazon market place, I not only get more exposure, and I show up on the best-seller lists. The last one I did, I became the best-selling book of all the children's literature in Kindle.
It' s very astonishing, and of course I see a bit of all my other works as a product of it. The" KBF" represents Children's Book Formula, a very popular programme that has been helping many and even become best sellers. It is a course I built on the back of my bestselling children's book No. 1.
I' had folks who contacted me like: "Jay, can you please show me how to.... I want to write a children's book number one that sells best. I' ve had tens of thousand undergraduates come through this programme, most of whom have never written a children's book before. This is the Kindle Direct Publishing Newsletters.
They' re sending it to all Kindle publishing houses. One of the best-selling female writers on the market. For this and other reason, it is still my best-selling product ever developed and made.