• Categories
  • First Book Podcast

    Suman Kumar, Author of 'Ranga Half Pants', on How he Cracked His First Novel

    Suman Kumar, Author of ‘Ranga Half Pants’, on How he Cracked His First Novel

    In this episode, we speak with Suman Kumar, the author of the newly launched coming-of-age novel, Ranga Half Pants. Suman has an interesting background. After spending a decade and half in large companies like Wipro, Dell and ESPNCricinfo, he took a very off-beat decision to quit a life of computers to follow his passion with ...

    Promotions and Marketing

    Book trailers for Marketing your book - Are they a necessity or an Add-on?

    Book trailers for Marketing your book – Are they a necessity or an Add-on? 1

    You can walk into any library today (online or the real deal) and the sheer number of books available can overwhelm even the most avid reader. There are a staggering number of books under each genre and each of them have something more appealing than the other. As a reader, the internet age is a ...

    First Book Podcast

    Rajesh Setty, Author of 18 Books, Offers Advice for First Time Authors

    Rajesh Setty, Author of 18 Books, Offers Advice for First Time Authors

    Rajesh Setty has authored 18 books. And that’s not even his profession. He managed to do this in spite of wearing multiple hats. He is a Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur, an investor and mentor to many startups. He is a sought after speaker and consciously focuses on sharing his thoughts through writing, be it blogs, ...
    The Definitive Guide to Book Genres

    The Definitive Guide to Book Genres 1

    Everyone has a type. Be it people, music, movies or books. With music and books especially, the “my type” is more evident, which we call, the genre here. The genre is defined by Google as “A category of literary composition determined by the tone, technique, and content”. That is Google for you, but to simplify, ...
    Famous authors who chose self-publishing

    Famous authors who chose self-publishing 4

    Writing a novel and finishing it is hard, however getting a publisher to print the novel is harder. Unable to find publishers, there have been many authors who have taken the self-publishing route. With various self-publishing programs and websites that allow writers to publish their own stories, more authors are moving towards self-publishing. Here is ...

    First Book Podcast

    David Allen, Author of 'Getting Things Done', Explains How He Wrote His First Book

    David Allen, Author of ‘Getting Things Done’, Explains How He Wrote His First Book

    Kiruba: Welcome to the first book podcast. The single minded goal of this podcast is to help people achieve their dream of publishing their first book. To become an author which is a wish that is very high on many people’s bucket list and our goal is to help make that happen. And we are ...

    Promotions and Marketing

    How Srinath sold hundreds of copies of his book

    How Srinath sold hundreds of copies of his book

    To write is to live a million lives within…reads the subtitle of his blog. We’re talking about Srinath Krishnamoorthy, the enthusiastic lad who came all the way from Palakkad, Kerala to New Delhi with a single intention – to promote and take his book to the masses. Srinath stayed through the entire event and made ...

    Writing and Editing

    Infographic: Fiction vs. Non-Fiction

    Infographic: Fiction vs. Non-Fiction

    Publishing and Distribution

    Infographic: How to become a successful author with Notion Press

    Infographic: How to become a successful author with Notion Press