Is Explicit or Edgy Content Okay in Young Adult Books?

Is Explicit or Edgy Content Okay in Young Adult Books?

Kids are smart. Often, smarter than we might like. And that means they know when you’re talking down to them. With the internet present in everyone’s pockets thanks to smartphones, kids today have access to a whole world of content that wasn’t available just a few...
How We Sold 50,000+ Books without a Big Marketing Budget

How We Sold 50,000+ Books without a Big Marketing Budget

One of our guiding principles at TCK Publishing is that we never stop promoting a book we believe in. When we know we have a good book on our hands, we’re willing to continue promoting the book and the author year after year, even if sales are lackluster at first. Had...
6 Key Foundations to Marketing Success

6 Key Foundations to Marketing Success

Whatever your age, gender, or race, we all share something in common—we want to be successful. Our definition of success may vary from person to person and industry to industry. For us authors, it could be writing a first draft, landing a book deal, receiving royalty...