Keeping the Promise: 10 Unwritten Promises Readers Expect You to Keep
Every time a reader purchases a book, they’re entering into a contract with you. You promise them certain things…and if you fail to deliver, you’ll get bad reviews. The hard part? You (the author) made promises that you didn’t know about! This talk will help you understand the unwritten promises that readers expect so that you can satisfy them, sell more books, and get to the next level of your author career. You’ll avoid rookie mistakes that some authors make for years without realizing it. From your book’s cover to the first page to the final chapter, this talk will stop you from getting sued in the court of reader opinion!
Michael La Ronn is the author of over 60 science fiction & fantasy books and self-help books for writers. He writes from the great plains of Iowa and has managed to write while raising a family, working a full-time job, and even attending law school classes in the evenings. He also runs the popular YouTube channel Author Level Up, where he publishes weekly writing advice videos and writing app tutorials. You can find his fiction at www.michaellaronn.com and his videos and books for writers at www.authorlevelup.com.