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A Reading from The Magical Mermaid Portal by Michelle Louise Gordon

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A Reading from The Magical Mermaid Portal by Michelle Louise Gordon
On this episode of the Not From This Planet Podcast, as a launch day celebration, Michelle Louise Gordon reads us an excerpt from her new book for children, The Magical Mermaid Portal. Please visit michellegordon.co.uk or notfromthisplanet.co.uk for more information and to get your copy.
09:10
July 20, 2022
The Magical Doorway Series by Michelle Louise Gordon
On episode 12 of the Not From This Planet Podcast we talk about The Magical Faerie Door and The Magical Mermaid Portal from Michelle Louise Gordon’s children’s book collection, The Magical Doorway series. The Magical Mermaid Portal is available for pre-order now and available from 20th July 2022. The Magical Faerie Door is available now. Please visit michellegordon.co.uk and notfromthisplanet.co.uk for more info. We hope you enjoy hearing about this magical and delightful series!
32:58
July 14, 2022
Every Choice You Make - Makes You: a reading from Burglar to Buddha
On this episode of the Not From This Planet Podcast, Simon Paul Sutton reads us a chapter from his memoir, Burglar to Buddha, called Every Choice You Make - Makes You. The book can be purchased via getbook.at/burglartobuddha or you can visit burglartobuddha.com for more information. We hope you enjoy the reading! **Please note the reading contains mention of sensitive topics**
05:28
July 07, 2021
Little Something: An interview with Elizabeth Lockwood
On this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast, Michelle interviews Liz about her memoir - Little Something: From Infertility & IVF to Marathons & Motherhood. The book can be purchased via http://viewbook.at/littlesomething **Please note this episode contains discussion of sensitive topics**
34:01
July 03, 2021
Launch day: Simon Paul Sutton reads an excerpt of Burglar to Buddha
In this episode of the Not From This Planet Podcast we celebrate the launch of Burglar to Buddha by Simon Paul Sutton. Simon reads us an excerpt of the book. Burglar to Buddha is available to purchase via http://getbook.at/burglartobuddha (please note excerpt contains mention of sensitive topics).
12:23
June 21, 2021
Burglar to Buddha: An interview with Simon Paul Sutton
On this episode of the Not From This Planet Podcast Michelle interviews Simon Paul Sutton about his upcoming memoir, Burglar to Buddha. The book will be available 21st June 2021. You can pre-order the ebook now: http://getbook.at/burglartobuddha or visit Simon’s website at: https://simontransparently.com/. Self Love Now (curated by Simon) is available to purchase now at https://selflovenow.org. **Please note this episode contains discussion of sensitive topics.**
01:03:58
June 14, 2021
What is a book coach? An interview with Katie from Craft Better Books
On this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast, Liz and Michelle interview Katie from Craft Better Books about book coaching. Katie Wall is a book coach and editor at Craft Better Books, a company she co-founded with her husband to support writers, especially writers of fantasy and science fiction. Their website is: craftbetterbooks.com. Since recording Katie has officially earned her certification from Author Accelerator's book coach certification program.
52:24
June 11, 2021
Where’s My F**king Unicorn? An interview with Michelle Gordon
On this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast, Liz interviews Michelle about her fabulous book Where’s My F**king Unicorn?
53:46
May 16, 2021
Why Social Media is Important for Authors
In this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast we discuss social media and its prevalence for authors. Love it or hate it, social media holds a lot of power as a marketing tool. It can even get you a publishing deal.
41:58
March 26, 2021
The Different Types of Publishing
In this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast we talk about the various types of publishing available. From traditional publishing to independent, self-publishing, collaborative, vanity publishing, crowdfunding - and the one to avoid at all costs, hybrid (aka scam) publishing.
01:05:51
March 19, 2021
World Book Day 2021 - what’s your favourite childhood book?
On this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast we talk about our favourite books from childhood, from Charlotte’s Web and Beatrix Potter to Sweet Valley High and Harry Potter. Michelle also reads us the first chapter of her children’s book, The Magical Faerie Door.
27:15
March 04, 2021
Prologue - why do you want to write a book and publish it?
In this episode of the Not From This Planet podcast we will be talking about motivation. Why do you want to write and why do you want to publish? We will also be answering the question - what is your writing routine? (Book(s) mentioned in this episode: Where’s My F**king Unicorn by Michelle Gordon.)
34:23
February 27, 2021
Foreword - who we are and what we do
Welcome to the Not From This Planet podcast, where we talk about books, publishing, writing and everything in between. In this first episode we will be talking about how NFTP came to be and the history of the people who run it. We will also be answering the question - how do you stay motivated?
20:16
February 24, 2021