Read These Books to Finish the Year Strong

…and crush 2018! 

As you all know, I love a good book (obvi you do as well). There are so many great books out there, and as writers, it’s hard to choose which ones to pick first. That’s why I created this list of Books to Help You Finish Strong in 2017! I want to help you achieve your ultimate potential as a writer, and these books will certainly send you on your way!

Without further adieu, here they are:

Smart Marketing for Authors by Chris Syme

Write Smarter, Write Faster by Chris Fox

The Writer’s Guide to Training Your Dragon by Scott Baker

Mastering Amazon Ads by Brian D. Meeks

Brian also has a course you’ll want to check out here.

The Prosperous Writer Series Books 2-4: The Nifty 15, The Prosperous Writer’s Guide to Making More Money, and The Prosperous Writer’s Guide to Finding Readers by Brian D. Meeks & me

The Miracle Morning for Writers by Hal Elrod, Steve Scott & me

Write Like a Boss by Ben Hale & me

This is only a short list of books I recommend and it just might take you well into the new year. To see a list of most of my favorite books, you can go here. Is there a book I’ve missed you’re sure I’d enjoy, let me know in the comments!


More Good Stuff…

Your prosperity begins and ends with what you think, say, and do–or in this case what you do, read, and listen to, so try these on for size:

~Prosperous Self-Care: 7 Short Art Projects to Help You Decompress by The Postman’s Knock–when holiday stress starts to get the best of you, make one of these seven short art projects!

~Prosperous Listening: Secrets of a Top Writer’s Muse Revealed on the 5 Minute Success podcast! (This episode airs at 8:30 am CST so you’ll be the first to hear it.)

~Prosperous Marketing: Amazon shares 10 tactics to help drive book ad performance during the holiday season.


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