#MarketingMonday with SOOP: The Importance of Author Blogs

Whether you’re a budding author or a seasoned professional, developing a robust blog is an important way to connect with your readers. However, many authors miss the boat on this very simple step. Don’t be one of them. Today we’ll discuss why having an author blog is important, next week we’ll share ideas on what […]

SOOP on Saturday: New Book Ideas for April 2014

SOOP has experienced a recent surge in submissions, which is great news for our readers. At Something or Other Publishing, we firmly believe that when it comes to good ideas, the more the merrier. Check out the exciting new book ideas posted to our website since March 1: Divine Target by Christine Fabros (Teens) The […]

SOOP on Saturday: The SOOP Top 10 for April 5, 2014

It’s the first Saturday of the month, which means it’s time to check in on our current SOOP Top 10… our most popular, as-yet-unpublished titles by our emerging authors. The SOOP Top 10 results are sorted by vote count as of the end of day on Friday, April 4:  Hearts on Fire (Heartwarming Birthday Messages) by […]

Rohini Singh

Rohini Singh is the author of “The Time Manipulator’s Son”

The SOOP Top 10: March 15, 2014

The I Heart SOOP Authors Contest may have ended a month ago, but the drive to 1,000 votes — and publication — continues for all of the authors giving our unique selection model a spin.  Below is the current SOOP Top 10… our most popular as-yet-unpublished titles, sorted by vote count as of March 15, […]

About Those Best Sellers You Worked On

James Monroe, a book designer living out in the Minnesota wilderness, has worked on more than 300 books. Several have been on the New York Times Best Sellers list. In this interview with James, Lana Walker, our new Book Consultant, pokes around to find out the secrets to creating an award-winning book. Lana: You’ve designed […]

Announcing the “I Heart SOOP Authors Contest” Winners

The results are in! We’ve wrapped up our vote validation process, which means we’re ready to share our official I Heart SOOP Authors Contest winners with the world:  Hearts on Fire (Heartwarming Birthday Messages) by Vivek Kumar – 484 votes The Time Manipulator’s Son by Rohini Singh – 429 votes Passing Through by Wendy Karasin – 227 votes Congratulations […]

Author Shines Light on The Hardness of the Heart

With the release of The Hardness of the Heart (HoH) just days away (on Valentine’s Day), we reached out to author Wade Fransson for some insights into the book, the writing process behind it, and the waves it’s already making on shores domestic and foreign. A summary of our conversation follows. Q: What conflicts lie at the heart of the HoH narrative? […]

I Heart SOOP Contest Leaderboard (as of Jan 30, 2014)

One day. That’s all that remains in our I Heart SOOP Authors Contest! It’s been wonderful to watch the contestants battle for position over the last several weeks, and to see a few book ideas really separate themselves and rise to the top of the leaderboard.  All of the movement this week happened in the Top […]

Echoes of “Genocide Revealed” Heard in Hungary’s UN Apology

Last Thursday, Csaba Körösi, the Hungarian ambassador to the UN, made headlines by making apologies on behalf of his country. His remarks addressed his country’s involvement in the Holocaust, as well as the accusations that Hungary’s government has recently sought to de-emphasize that involvement. From the Jerusalem Times: Ambassador Casba (sic) Körösi, who became unusually […]

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