Writing Killer Blurbs and Hooks
Learn how to write killer blurbs and hooks and sell more books
Do you want to learn how to craft killer blurbs and sell more books?
Do you want to write hooks that leave readers reaching for their wallets?
Adam Croft has made hooks and blurbs his business.
His first killer hook (Could you murder your wife to save your daughter? — HER LAST TOMORROW) earned him six figures a month and paid off his mortgage within weeks.
His second (What if you discovered your husband was a serial killer? — TELL ME I'M WRONG) outsold HER LAST TOMORROW inside its first couple of months on sale and became his biggest-selling book to date.
In this module, you'll learn:
- What makes a great blurb
- How to craft killer hooks
- Why 99% of authors are doing blurbs wrong
- How to make a bad blurb brilliant
- Which words and language to use to sell more books
No fluff. No unnecessary padding. Just solid, practical information you can use to find new readers and sell more books.
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Start1 - Introduction (1:16)
Start2 - Why are blurbs so important? (2:26)
Start3 - Why most authors get blurbs wrong (10:10)
Start4 - What makes a good blurb? (4:57)
Start5 - What makes a great hook? (4:18)
Start6 - How to improve a bad blurb (8:30)
Start7 - Prettifying your blurb (2:44)
Start8 - Summary (2:11)
With more than 1.5 million books sold to date, Adam Croft is one of the most successful independently published authors in the world, and one of the biggest selling authors of the past few years.
His 2015 worldwide bestseller Her Last Tomorrow sold more than 200,000 copies across all platforms and became one of the bestselling books of the year, reaching the top 10 in the overall Amazon Kindle chart and peaking at number 12 in the combined paperback fiction and non-fiction chart.
His Knight & Culverhouse crime thriller series has sold more than 250,000 copies worldwide, with his Kempston Hardwick mystery books being adapted as audio plays starring some of the biggest names in British TV.
In 2016, the Knight & Culverhouse Box Set reached storewide number 1 in Canada, knocking J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child off the top spot only weeks after Her Last Tomorrow was also number 1 in Canada. The new edition of Her Last Tomorrow also reached storewide number 1 in Australia over Christmas 2016.
During the summer of 2016, two of Adam’s books hit the USA Today bestseller list only weeks apart, making them two of the most-purchased books in the United States over the summer.
In February 2017, Only The Truth became a worldwide bestseller, reaching storewide number 1at both Amazon US and Amazon UK, making it the bestselling book in the world at that moment in time. The same day, Amazon’s overall Author Rankings placed Adam as the most widely read author in the world, with J.K. Rowling in second place.
In January 2018, Adam’s bestselling book to date, Tell Me I’m Wrong became a worldwide bestseller and has since gone on to sell more than 250,000 copies.
Adam has been featured on BBC television, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 Live, the BBC World Service, The Guardian, The Huffington Post, The Bookseller and a number of other news and media outlets.
In March 2018, Adam was conferred as an Honorary Doctor of Arts, the highest academic qualification in the UK, by the University of Bedfordshire in recognition of his achievements.