Equestrian Author Spotlight Podcast

Episode 3: Rae Rankin on Writing Children’s Books & the Business of Being an Author

October 8, 2019

Episode 3: Welcome to the Equestrian Author Spotlight podcast! A weekly podcast featuring interviews with equine authors who love all things horses and writing about them. In each episode, you’ll hear inspirational stories from horse book authors including writing advice and marketing tips to help you write your own horse book. If you are an author, aspire to be an author, or simply love horse books then you are in the right place!

In this week's episode, you'll meet children's horse book author Rae Rankin. You'll learn ...

  • Pointers on preparing for the business side of being an author BEFORE you publish.
  • Tips on independently publishing a children's book and working with an illustrator.
  • How to set yourself up for a successful author event.
  • Distributing your books with IngramSpark and Amazon.
  • And MUCH more!


Visit https://www.carlykadecreative.com/podcast where you can read the episode show notes and find the links to Rae Rankin's books, sites and recommended resources. Make sure you subscribe to the podcast on YouTube, iTunes, Stitcher, or via RSS so you’ll never miss a show.

Want a free guide to secrets of horse book authors? Gallop over to https://www.carlykadecreative.com/wisdom and join the Equestrian Author Spotlight email list to have the author advice resource delivered instantly to your inbox.

If you are an author who writes about horses and would like to be spotlighted let me know. I’d be happy to include you, too. Visit my contact page at https://www.carlykadecreative.com/contact to fill out a request. 

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