Make Your Bio a Story Worth Reading

Author Steve Piacente

Entice readers with a compelling bio.

“About the Author” should be fun to read, and fun to write.

Too often I see author bios that read like boring resumes. Consider the signal that sends to prospective readers who visit your website. If you’re clever enough to write a novel, you should be clever enough to turn your life story into a compelling  narrative that will get readers interested enough to check out your books.

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If you have more ideas or samples from your own “About the Author,” please share!

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