Are you tired of waiting for responses from editors, agents and publishers? Learn how to crowd-fund your book!
About the book:
In The Ultimate Guide to Kickstarting Children’s Books, Kickstarter creator Emily Grosvenor walks you through the process of refining your idea for the marketplace, identifying your audiences, launching your book project on Kickstarter, and making collaborative art creation work for you.
With chapters built logically to mirror the process of creating a successful Kickstarter campaign, this guide will help you build a project attracts backers, wins fans and maybe even changes the world.
• Finding the audience for your book
• Creating a book website
• Studying the successful and unsuccessful projects
• Creating and testing reward levels
• Reaching out to media and influencers
• A week-by-week launch plan
• Making the book and shipping it
• Giving your book a life beyond the campaign
Testimonials from creators:
"This book was a super helpful resource. It helped us in befriending other makers, creators, and Kickstarter participants. This gave our campaign a real boost and also opened my eyes to the sense of community that is a possibility out there. " -- Evan Stuart, Kickstarter creator and author of Elia and Sunrise
"This book contains so many helpful tips. It was nice to not have to go searching the web for every little trick and tactic. Emily Grosvenor took the time to gather the most effective ones, and I for one am appreciative. Thanks so much!" – Austin L. Church, Author of Grabbling (Successfully Funded on Kickstarter)
You wouldn't want to take lessons from a coach who hasn't played the game, and the same holds true for Kickstarter advice. Emily Grosvenor's experience is what makes THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO KICKSTARTING CHILDREN'S BOOKS such a gem; she's been there, done that, and tells you how to do it too. As a successful Kickstarter campaigner myself, I can say I've never seen anyone do it better than Emily. If you're thinking of funding your children's book with a crowd sourced campaign, do yourself a favor and GET THIS BOOK! You won't be sorry. Steve Long, Kickstarter creator and author of There's a Somebody (successfully funded on Kickstarter)