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Kathy Sparrow

Literary Midwife Kathy Sparrow is an award-winning author, screenwriter, ghostwriter, writing coach, and publishing consultant who has mentored aspiring non-fiction, fiction, and poetry writers for over two decades.

LA Weekly named Kathy one of the “Top 15 Book Coaches to Watch in 2023."

With a three-decade tenure in the publishing industry, she specializes in the areas of personal growth and well-being, leadership, and memoir. She has experience in traditional magazine and book publishing and has taught university-level writing and book marketing courses.

Kathy is passionate about holding space for her clients to achieve their writing and publishing goals. She becomes an invested partner on their journey and often assists her clients in overcoming the fear of being seen and heard in the world. She has well-rounded experience from concept to completion of the manuscript, author platform development, and marketing strategy and implementation.

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Writing your book is only one step in the publishing journey. You have to have a plan to get your message into your readers' hands.

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Resources to help entrepreneurs become successful authors...

Writing Services

  • ghost writing
  • strategy session, complimentary 15-30 minute
  • strategy session, one or two-hour
  • group coaching, weekly
  • group sessions, with writing prompts
  • group writing sessions, with "hot seat" coaching
  • coaching, one-on-one (more than a single session)
  • office hours
  • writing retreat, virtual
  • writing retreat, in-person
  • writing "challenge" (e.g., Five-Day Challenge)
  • asynchronous content (e.g., online course)
  • repurposing content to create a book
  • author mastermind

Editing Services

  • developmental editing
  • manuscript editing

Book Proposal Services

  • manuscript evaluation
  • query letter writing
  • query letter editing
  • book proposal evaluations
  • book proposal writing
  • book proposal editing

Book Cover Services

  • feedback about the title
  • cover copy writing
  • cover copy editing

Publishing Services

  • keyword strategy
  • category selection strategy
  • pricing strategy
  • book description writing
  • book description editing
  • author bio writing
  • author bio editing
  • setting up Amazon Author Central page
  • strategies for selecting imprint (publisher name)

Book Launch Services

  • moderate chat during virtual programs

Book Marketing Services

  • author platform-building strategies
  • email list-building strategies
  • social media - writing posts
  • add book to Goodreads
  • book festivals, guidance
  • book festival submissions, done-for-you
  • book awards, guidance
  • book award submissions, done-for-you
  • getting into bookstores, guidance
  • PR services

Business Book Launch Coaching

  • coaching to identify the ideal reader/prospect
  • coaching to leverage the book to sell a separate product/service
  • coaching to discover likely prospects and referral partners from within the author's existing network

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