100 episodes

The Kobo Writing Life Podcast features exciting interviews with bestselling authors, tips on the craft and business of writing, and advice for a successfully self-publishing career. Millions of readers are waiting to discover your book - publish today at www.kobo.com/writinglife.

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    • 4.7 • 15 Ratings

The Kobo Writing Life Podcast features exciting interviews with bestselling authors, tips on the craft and business of writing, and advice for a successfully self-publishing career. Millions of readers are waiting to discover your book - publish today at www.kobo.com/writinglife.

    How to Become a Bestseller on Kobo

    How to Become a Bestseller on Kobo

    In this episode we’re showcasing a live event that we held earlier this year on the KWL Facebook and YouTube pages. KWL Director Tara and Author Relations Manager Joni, got together to talk about everything you need to know to become a Kobo bestseller.

    • 54 min
    Being Uniquely You with Marcus Tallberg

    Being Uniquely You with Marcus Tallberg

    In this episode, we are joined by Swedish author and entrepreneur, Marcus Tallberg. Tune in for a discussion on authentic representation of marginalized characters in fiction, why Marcus felt compelled to write from such a young age, and why it's so vital for everyone to have the opportunity to see their experiences represented.
    Find more information about our podcast, including links to our guests' books here. If you're ready to start your publishing journey, visit kobo.com/writinglife. 

    • 41 min
    Unapologetic Happy Endings with Adriana Herrera

    Unapologetic Happy Endings with Adriana Herrera

    In this episode, we are joined by USA Today bestselling romance author and trauma therapist Adriana Herrera (author of Finding Joy, A Caribbean Heiress in Paris, and more) who spoke to us about her writing journey, representation in genre fiction, and more.
     
    Find more information about our podcast, including links to our guests' books here. If you're ready to start your publishing journey, visit kobo.com/writinglife. 

    • 45 min
    Feminist Dystopian Fiction with Sara Foster

    Feminist Dystopian Fiction with Sara Foster

    In this episode, we are joined by psychological fiction author and Ph.D. candidate Sara Foster (author of You Don't Know Me, The Hidden Hours, and more) who spoke to us about her recently released speculative fiction novel, The Hush.
     
    Find more information about our podcast, including links to our guests' books here. If you're ready to start your publishing journey, visit kobo.com/writinglife. 

    • 41 min
    Satirical Fiction with Zarqa Nawaz

    Satirical Fiction with Zarqa Nawaz

    In this episode, we are joined by Canadian journalist, author, and filmmaker Zarqa Nawaz (creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie) who spoke to us about her recently released novel, Jameela Green Ruins Everything.
    Find more information about our podcast, including links to our guests' books here. If you're ready to start your publishing journey, visit kobo.com/writinglife. 

    • 47 min
    Marketing Books with Written Word Media

    Marketing Books with Written Word Media

    Tune in to our conversation with Clayton Noblit and Grant Shepherd of Written Word Media. They gave us lots of insight into successful marketing as an indie author, and the various services they offer to help authors sell books, including the newer Reader Reach program. We also talked about the results of the 2021 indie author survey.
    Find more information about our podcast, including links to our guests' books here. If you're ready to start your publishing journey, visit kobo.com/writinglife. 

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

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15 Ratings

15 Ratings

aaronboolander ,

Love you guys!

You are so insightful and a huge inspiration to me! Thank you for all you do!

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GREAT Podcast

Learning a lot by listening not only to the interviews about writing, but the advice given on the business of books.

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