BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

What if Someone Secretly Made a Film of Your Life…? The question that launched a self-published novel the Daily Mirror called ‘one of this year’s must-reads’

Cinema Lumière ‘A magical, thought-provoking and uplifting tale … one of this year’s must-reads’ –Daily Mirror  ‘A stunning debut. Made me laugh out loud, cry … and ache with recognition’ … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

Is this the month self-publishing becomes respectable in the UK?

The Guardian newspaper has joined with publisher Legend Times to offer a monthly literary prize to the best self-published novels written in the English language – translations are also eligible. … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · 23 Comments

A modest author’s scrapbook of useful discoveries — Safari Friday searching the web for writers and readers

I came across Jerry Sims blog a few weeks ago. He describes himself as a relative novice in the world of digital publishing but he’s set himself a challenge for … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 5 Comments

DID YOU KNOW 15% of all books

bought in the UK last year (2011) were self published. Source http://the-view-outside.com/

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment