Improving your craft: how to get started

So let’s say that you want to publish a book. How can you ensure that your readers won’t want to put your book down? Well, today, we’d like to talk a little bit about stakes. Good books raise the stakes. Whether romance, historical fiction, thriller,...

Improving your craft

Happy New Year! PageCurl has big plans this year. We’re going to be revamping our website a bit to speed it up, take on more clients, and hopefully publish at least four or five new authors! Do you want to be one of them? That’s right, we’re taking...

Should you join NaNoWriMo?

NaNoWriMo? Is that some new dance move? No. National Novel Writing Month is the annual event that brings writers together to attempt to write a novel (or at least 50,000 words of one) in the month of November. Both of the PageCurl founders have done NaNo multiple...

So you've got a bad review

Reviews. Authors need them. They crave them. Agonize over them. Even beg for them. But while a good review can boost your confidence into the stratosphere, a bad one can send you into a tailspin. So what’s an author to do with a bad review? Well, we’ve got...