Are you struggling to write dialogue that sounds natural? Look no further than this video in which we dive into the art of writing great dialogue that sounds natural, with Tahlia and Rose Newland as our expert guides. In this tutorial, Tahlia Newland, AIA Publishing’s managing editor, shares her top tips for crafting compelling dialogue […]
OUT NOW – WISDOM GROWS IN MY GARDEN
Rabbi Plotkin’s story resonated with the gardener in me, but also I found the story had a strong and enjoyable voice. I felt I got to know the author as I read, and I loved the way he extrapolated wisdom for life from what happened during his gardening efforts. Nature can indeed teach us much. […]
How to Write Great Characters
In this video Tahlia and Rose share the important things you need to know about creating characters that readers can identify with and care about. And at the end, Tahlia shares the three most common faults you need to avoid when writing characters. Video Notes on How to Write Great Characters NAME: AGE:.. APPEARANCE:………………… hair, […]
What is Point of View in Writing?
Watch this video discussion of the meaning of point of view in writing. Rose and Tahlia talk about the different kinds of point of view – first, second and the two kinds of third person – plus what not to do, how to avoid head hopping, 4 special tips from Tahlia – our managing editor […]
How is Transrealism different to Magical Realism?
A little known fiction genre is transrealism. What is it? And how is transrealism different to magical realism? Transrealism is more than a genre though. It’s also a literary movement, because a genuine transrealist book doesn’t just have the literary elements that make it fit transrealism as a genre, it also pushes readers to reconsider […]
Books We Published in 2022
Watch the video for a run down of our publishing achievements in 2022. Which of these books have you read?
Book Genres Explained
What are the main genres and why is it important that authors know about them? This article, along with our video Book Genres Explained, answers these questions. In this video we talk about book genres, why authors need them, and what readers expect from each, and at the end, Tahlia shares the name of a […]
OUT NOW – BOUND BY BELIEF: RAPHAEL ARON
Raphael Aron’s novel appealed to me, not only because the subject of cults and mind control is an important topic of which all people need to become aware, but also because I found the different family’s stories moving and their experience of having a loved one caught in a cult very realistic. I know a […]
OUT NOW – THE FORBIDDEN PASSAGE: M.J. Raco
I loved the first two books in the Realm Travellers Series, so when the author offered me a third one, I was keen to read it, and I wasn’t disappointed. It’s great to spend time with the team again, and once again we have a book filled with action, humour and drama, one that will […]
Out Now – Silence the Past: Gary L. Kreigh
This cosy murder mystery grabbed my attention because of its unique theme and the author’s strong voice. With his usual insight, Kreigh explores how the ‘sins of our forefathers’ can affect their descendants, using ordinary people as his subjects and all wrapped up in a mystery with plenty of twists to keep you guessing. Who […]
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