This entertaining follow-up to the successful Wannabe a Writer? is an essential read for every author and would-be best-seller, whether established or debut, self-published or still dreaming of the limelight. In today’s celebrity-driven world, self-confessed media tart Jane Wenham-Jones, takes us on an uproarious ride along the publicity trail from getting the perfect promotional photo to choosing clothes to wear on TV. With anecdotes from Jane’s own numerous media exploits, Wannabe a Writer We’ve Heard Of? is packed with tips and tricks to help you get yourself noticed, gain maximum column inches and airtime and create online buzz for your books and projects. Offering advice and insights from writers, journalists, publicists and celebrities who’ve been there and done that, this is the ultimate guide for anyone longing for fame and success.
Includes contributions from Joanna Trollope, Richard Madeley, India Knight, Kelvin MacKenzie, Peter James, Lucy Mangan, Katie Fforde, Jill Mansell, Joanne Harris and many top authors
Jane Wenham-Jones is a well-known author and journalist who regularly appears on radio and TV. She is a regular columnist for Woman's Weekly Fiction Special, BookTime and her local paper The Isle of Thanet Gazette as well as being the agony aunt for Writing Magazine.
Jane Wenham-Jones is the author of four novels – Raising the Roof, Perfect Alibis, One Glass Is Never Enough and Prime which have received wide acclaim. She also writes for women’s magazines and the national press and has a humorous weekly column in her local newspaper.
She has also written two writing guides Wannabe a Writer? and Wannabe a Writer We've Heard Of?
She lives with her husband and son in Broadstairs, Kent.