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#AskALLi Advanced Self-Publishing Salon with Orna Ross and Joanna Penn

#AskALLi’s Advanced Self-Publishing Salon is hosted by Orna Ross and Joanna Penn who return for another season with their popular top tips, tools, and trends for running a successful author business, plus analysis of the latest self-publishing news.

#AskALLi’s Advanced Self-Publishing Salon is for those who know how to self-publish and want to expand their income and influence.

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Ingram SparkThe Advanced Self-Publishing salon is brought to you by Specialist Sponsor Ingram Spark. IngramSpark is an award-winning indie publishing platform that offers authors like you a way to publish your book and share it with over 39,000 bookstores and libraries worldwide.  

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TOPIC: Should you consider self-publishing in Germany?

As Amazon opens its ads dashboard in the UK and Germany, and a number of the authors on the ALLi Indie Author Translation Rights project turn their attention there, Orna and Joanna consider the options for Indie authors around the world who’d like to reach the 29.1 million ebook readers in Germany, in English or in translation.

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About the Hosts


Orna RossIn 2011, Orna took her rights back from Penguin to republish her books herself with the titles and treatment she’d originally envisaged. She launched ALLi at The London Book Fair 2012. As well as her work for ALLi, which has seen her repeatedly named one of The Bookseller’s “Top 100 people in publishing,” Orna writes award-winning fiction and poetry, runs a Patreon page for poets and poetry lovers and an active author website. She is on a mission to help eradicate creative poverty, through digital publishing and enterprise. You’ll find her most days on Twitter and she posts poems and quotes for poets on Instagram: @ornaross.


Joanna PennJoanna Penn writes nonfiction for authors and is an award-nominated New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of thrillers under J.F.Penn. She’s a podcaster and an award-winning creative entrepreneur. Joanna has written thirty books and sold over 500,000 copies in eighty-six countries and five languages. Her site,, has been voted in the Top 100 sites for writers by Writer’s Digest. Joanna is an international professional speaker and award-winning creative entrepreneur. In 2018, she was Digital Book World’s Publishing Commentator of the Year. Find Joanna on Twitter and Instagram.

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