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Meet Jessica Tabb

Meet Jessica Tabb

Ever had a story you couldn't get out of your head? Jessica Tabb has. That's where her first book, Little Moon, Little Moon, came from. In fact, this sweet picture book bounced around in her head from the age of seven! Keep reading to meet this new Argyle Fox...

Public Domain Books 101

Public Domain Books 101

A crash course on what it means when a book reaches the public domain. Public domain books. You’ve heard of them, but you’re not sure what they are. Or you know what they are, but you have questions. Either way, here’s a brief rundown on what it means for a book to be...

Book Publishers Near Me

Book Publishers Near Me

Looking for the right book publisher? In today's world, everywhere is local, including Argyle Fox Publishing. So, you're looking for a book publisher near you, eh? Well, you're in luck. Because no matter where you live, Argyle Fox Publishing makes the short list of...

What Is a Ghostwriter?

What Is a Ghostwriter?

A ghostwriter may be just what you need to get your story out of your head. Spend enough time in the world of writing and you'll come across the term "ghostwriter." But what is a ghostwriter? A ghostwriter is responsible for a lot of stuff you read. In fact, a...

Meet Pam Burgess

Meet Pam Burgess

Pam Burgess is busy. Despite having a lot of roles in life, she finds time to be creative in the midst of it all. When she approached Argyle Fox Publishing with a sweet early reader series, we were instantly hooked.  As her first book, Sofie Wears Someone Else's...

Meet Betsy Hibbett

Meet Betsy Hibbett

When Betsy Hibbett reached out to Argyle Fox Publishing, she wasn't sure what to expect. Following a phone call, she felt comfortable with what we do and decided to go for it. The end result is Backyard Breakfast, a fantastic picture book that is sure to get kids in...

How to Write a Book People Want to Read

How to Write a Book People Want to Read

Great writing skills don’t guarantee your book will sell. You’ve got to write a book people want to read. Even if you’ve mastered the complexities of written language, your new book may fall short in terms of sales and popularity. Because if no one is interested in...

#1 New Release in Children’s Aeronautics & Space Books

#1 New Release in Children’s Aeronautics & Space Books

DdJessica Tabb's first book is out there—way out there, in outer space. Little Moon, Little Moon is a fantastic rhyming picture book that seeks to answer one question: Where does the moon go during the day when the sun is aglow? Obviously, a lot of people are excited...

#1 New Release in Children’s Elephant Books

#1 New Release in Children’s Elephant Books

Set to release on June 8 (National Best Friends Day), Crystal Cox Shimer's delightful Pickles and Pork Rind already hit its first milestone. Weeks before publication, it sold enough copies to be named Amazon.com's #1 New Release in Children's Elephant Books.  When...

Betsy Hibbett Is Making News!

Betsy Hibbett Is Making News!

On Earth Day 2022, Argyle Fox Publishing Betsy Hibbett took to the airwaves. The former reporter was on Fox Chattanooga to discuss her new book, Backyard Breakfast, which released that same day. As Betsy explains, the hardest part of publishing was "getting over the...

Writing Your Second Book

Writing Your Second Book

Are you intimidated by the thought of writing your second book? You’re not alone. In fact, many authors have suffered from a condition known as Second Book Syndrome. Also called the “second book slump,” this well-documented phenomenon occurs when an author’s second...

Writers and Debt: A Bad Combo

Writers and Debt: A Bad Combo

If you can't afford to publish, please don't. You've written a book, and it's amazing. Everyone who read the initial drafts loves it. They promise it will sell a million copies. But don't throw money at it just yet. Because writers and debt make a bad combination....