My 2020 guide for becoming a (successful) indie author –

Happy New Year to all our followers and fellow authors. Time for a retrospective as I hunker down to finish number six and get it out there before the summer’s over. I hope you enjoy reading my take on how self-publishing has worked for me.

Lizzie Lamb - author

I’m often asked about my route to publication. I thought I’d update some of that information and share with you as I head into 2020 and finish my 6th novels. I hope you find the blog post helpful and informative.

My latest novel – Take Me, I’m Yours


India Buchanan plans to set up an English-Style bed and breakfast establishment in her great-aunt’s home, MacFarlane’s Landing, Wisconsin. But she’s reckoned without opposition from Logan MacFarlane whose family once owned her aunt’s house and now want it back.MacFarlane is in no mood to be denied. His grandfather’s living on borrowed time and Logan has vowed to ensure the old man sees out his days in their former home. India’s great-aunt has other ideas and has threatened to burn the house to the ground before a MacFarlane sets foot in it.There’s a story here. One the family elders aren’t prepared to share…

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About Lizzie Lamb

I write contemporary women's fiction mostly based in Scotland with hot heroes, feisty heroines and always a happy ending. Along with three other authors - Adrienne Vaughan, June Kearns and Margaret Cullingford - I formed the New Romantics Press under which our books are published. I have published six books since 2012, the latest being Harper's Highland Fling. I am currently working on #7 which I hope to publish in 2022. In the meantime, do check out my Amazon page: and click 'FOLLOW' to keep up to date with me and my news.

Posted on January 6, 2020, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Great blog Lizzie, loads of hints and tips! Good luck with the new novel and all your plans and schemes … hoping to be joining you on a fair few of them in 2020! It’s going to be a DAZZLER of a year! X

    • I hope you’re right about 2020, we work so hard to make our books the best they can be. I’m so looking forward to reading your new one and I have finally stopped buying seahorse themed ‘stuff’ and started collecting shells and mermaids. Just saying. LOL.

  2. Hi Ade – and happy new year to you, too. I’m sure we’ll Be sharing a few gigs this year and look fwd to it. Also looking fwd to reading your new book when it comes out, onwards and upwards.

  3. Great post Lizzie, you’re a real ambassador for self-publishing proving that girls (and fellas) can indeed do it for themselves. Looking forward to reading what’s next from you later in the year xx

    • Thanks Jo. Just run a writing workshop today – planning and plotting your next novel. Now must concentrate on finishing WIP.

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