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J. Bruce Jones

J. Bruce Jones is a #1 International Best-Selling Author, graphic designer, and product developer. Bruce writes, speaks, and consults on publishing, blogging, and product creation. Bruce is the author and creator of over 50 books, on geography, music, business, publishing, children’s, and coloring. He also practices Tai Chi and plays with his hula hoops when he gets a chance.

He is the creator and manager of the Facebook Group, How to Publish Your Book, which is approaching 10,000 authors and self-publishers. Where people are releasing books every day.

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Connect with Bruce

To learn more about my products check out my websites. You can connect with them from the Bruce’s Web Sites Link here on the site. You can also connect with me for an one one-call. Set up your appointment below using the Calendly App.

• E-Mail or call or at 781-492-0742  

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Some Recent Books

How to Self-Publish your Book, Create, Publish and Sell

Bruce has authored or produced over 50 books, including his newest, How to Self-Publish Your Book. In this updated book, J. Bruce Jones takes you through all the steps to publishing your book on KDP/Amazon/Kindle. He covers paperback, hardcover, and e-book. Lots of new marketing info, more in-depth e-book info, and additions to how to launch a best-selling book.

 

How to Market and Sell Your Book, self publishing

How to Market and Sell Your Book is the companion edition to How to Self-Publish Your Book. 

You can see many of Bruce’s book under the Books Tab here on the site.

My latest book.

Walking Hadrian’s Wall
Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway

Walking Hadrian’s Wall, Wallsend to Bowness-on-Solway takes you on my walking trek along Hadrian’s Wall and across England in the late summer of 2022. I walked along the famous Hadrian’s Wall built in AD 122 by Emperor Hadrian. Over a period of 10 days, I crossed the country. Starting on the east coast at Wallsend I walked to Bowness-on-Solway on the west coast. The journey has been recreated with watercolor illustrations and daily descriptions of the adventure. Over the 84-mile journey, I met many wonderful people and experienced Roman and English history.  Available at Amazon.

My own story of how I came to writing

My own story is that my earliest ideas of what I want to do from age 5 on were to, own my own business, work with TV and film, make products and write books. I have now done all of these things. The hardest one was writing books. I am dyslexic. For me, writing was just about impossible. I could barely put a sentence together for most of my life. If I don’t get a word out correctly the first time it is gone. I was the kid in class that built the projects to get out of the writing assignment. All through high school and college, I struggle to write anything. I changed my major in my senior year, the second semester just so I wouldn’t have to write a thesis.

When I worked in the corporate world different managers would help me out with memos and writing. I didn’t learn to write until in was in my early 50s. I then started blogging and just forced myself to put words down, I was just determined to write stuff. Around that time I just happen to take an internet marketing course that made you write out a business plan in small little chunks. I did that, combined with my blogging and when the course was done some kind of switch happened in my head and I could write. And I haven’t stopped since. It just pours out. It is all non-fiction, how to kind of stuff but never stops.

Now I love to write. It went from torture to joy. I plan writing assignments for when I fly on planes. I take off days and go and write. It is such a joy to be able to put words down. I wish I had some fiction stories in my head, but I don’t, but I am ok with what I write. You never know how it is going to work out. Never give up

Smile and Other Lessons from 25 Years s in Business

A Small Book of Big Lessons Learned. Being self-employed, gives one the opportunity to learn, explore and try many new and different strategies to achieve success and fulfillment. Having control over one’s destiny is satisfying and fun. After 25 years of building and running a successful business, these are some of the actions and ideas that I have found that created positive results and have led to many business successes.

Available as a  Kindle eBook
 

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