Rachel Thompson is the author of Broken Places (one of IndieReader's "Best of 2015" top books and 2015 Honorable Mention Winner in the San Francisco Book Festival and Los Angeles Book Festival), and the multi award-winning and bestselling Broken Pieces, as well as two additional humor books, A Walk In The Snark and Mancode: Exposed.
She released the BadRedhead Media 30-Day Book Marketing Challenge in December, 2016 to rave reviews.
Rachel is represented by Lisa Hagan Literary Agency. Her books will be published by boutique literary publisher ShadowTeamsNYC as of May, 2016.
Broken Places continues her exploration started in Broken Pieces, through honest, raw yet lyrical poetry, essays, and prose, one women's journey from trauma to healing.
She owns BadRedhead Media, creating effective social media and book marketing campaigns for authors. Her articles appear regularly in The Huffington Post, IndieReader.com, FeminineCollective.com, and BookPromotion.com.
Not just an advocate for sexual abuse survivors, Rachel is the creator and founder of the blog-sharing hashtag phenomenon #MondayBlogs and the live Twitter chat, #SexAbuseChat, co-hosted with certified therapist/survivor, Bobbi Parish (Tuesdays, 6pm pst), and #BookMarketingChat (every Wednesday 6pm pst).
She hates walks in the rain, running out of coffee, and coconut. She lives in California with her family.
5/5 STARS, Readers Favorite!4/4 STARS, IndieReader!"Amazing compilation of data and resources""Get this book and start this challenge RIGHT NOW!""Incredibly helpful for all writers!"This book is THE SINGLE BEST TOOL every writer needs NOW to build, boost, and grow their author platform. Are you unsure how to market your book? Do you feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of author platform options out there (or not even sure what the term means)? Do you wish someone could break it down for you in simple steps?
Then this is the book for you!
Over the course of one month, Rachel provides you daily challenges containing a wealth of information, and easy to follow assignments to help energize your book sales. If you haven't released your book yet, this book will help you set the stage necessary to build the strongest foundation possible for success.
Twitter secrets Facebook page must-do's Social media ideas you might not know or haven't thought of Promotion, giveaways, and other book marketing secrets Website, blogging, and SEO tips designed just for authors and SO much more!
This book is a must-read and must-DO for any aspiring, new, or veteran author! Bloggers and small businesses can also benefit from this guide as well.
"I have been encouraging (pleading with?) Rachel to write this book since we met years ago. Rachel is, quite simply, a force of nature, and if you take the challenge the way she has laid it out and actually do the assignments (imagine that!), you will not only find yourself with a greater understanding of social media, you will also start to sell more books.
I say enthusiastically: GET THIS BOOK AND START THE CHALLENGE. There is no time to waste. You'll be glad you did. Seriously. Go get the book and start the challenge. I wish I'd had this book when I was promoting my first novel. It would have saved me so much time!"
Lori Culwell, Author and SEO expert, Creative Director of Get Creative, Inc, a national SEO agency
"When it comes to social media marketing for authors, no one knows more than Rachel Thompson. She practices what she preaches and has helped dozens of our authors enjoy significant leaps in their social media standing."
Steve Bennett, Founder and Creative Director, AuthorBytes
"This book is an amazing compilation of data and resources that only someone with years of experience could pull together. As a book marketing specialist myself, I'm still blown away by the amazing content Rachel provides. If you're writing or marketing a book, this is a MUST-HAVE. "
Alexa Bigwarfe, Author Coach & Owner of Kat Biggie Press Digital Media Company
Buy this book right now and get started. Your only regret is that you waited so long!