Roy Sheppard

more photos (1)

barbara...
11 books | 5 friends

EstaAme...
673 books | 178 friends

Frank F...
4 books | 528 friends

Mark baker
0 books | 283 friends

Nathan ...
0 books | 133 friends

Lesley ...
0 books | 149 friends

Em
Em
3,611 books | 167 friends

Terri Bork
1 book | 249 friends

More friends…

Roy Sheppard

Goodreads Author


Born
Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, The United Kingdom
Website

Twitter

Genre

Member Since
November 2012


An early career as a BBC reporter and presenter on network radio and TV in the UK. Claim to fame: I read the letters on BBC1's "Points of View".

Had a book published by one of the world's largest publishers in the mid-1990's. They made such a mess of it, I decided I could do better myself. So I created Centre Publishing.

My first self-published book (now out of print) was "Your Personal Survival Guide to the 21st Century" The average sales for such a genre is about 5,000 copies. It sold 13,000. My next book Rapid Result Referrals sold about 22,000 copies. Meet Greet & Prosper about 35,000. (This is now available as a free eBook on Smashwords).

In 2007 I co-wrote a controversial book with Mary T Cleary, the founder of Amen.ie, an Irish ch
...more

To ask Roy Sheppard questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Roy Sheppard Just write and write - eventually you will write something that is worth keeping!
Roy Sheppard Hmm. Interesting question. People have asked me if writing is a 'calling'. No - its probably an addiction or a compulsion. What I really like is when…moreHmm. Interesting question. People have asked me if writing is a 'calling'. No - its probably an addiction or a compulsion. What I really like is when someone writes to say that something I wrote helped them to feel better about themselves. (less)
Average rating: 4.04 · 75 ratings · 23 reviews · 16 distinct works
Dear Daughter: what I wish ...

4.10 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
That Bitch: Protect Yoursel...

4.14 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2007 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
How To Be The One

4.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2010
Rate this book
Clear rating
Meet Greet & Prosper: Turn ...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rapid Result Referrals: Pra...

2.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2001
Rate this book
Clear rating
All About You: Cool Life Se...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dear Son: what I wish I'd k...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
Meet, Greet and Prosper (Kn...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
Rapid Result Referrals: 100...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating
Rate this book
Clear rating
How to be LOVED: from Datin...

it was ok 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Roy Sheppard…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Roy’s Recent Updates

Roy Sheppard is now friends with Dee Gregson
" Masses of fiction here - but can anyone give any advice on how to promote a non-fiction, self-help book for women who have a history of attracting the ...more "
" Well, my new Kindle eBook is 'live' - now what? :-). Its non-fiction for teen girls and young women.

All About You: Cool Life Secrets. The Truth about
...more "
33825
Roy Sheppard rated a book it was amazing
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield
Rate this book
Clear rating
Roy Sheppard and 5 other people liked Sue Burch's review of Making It Big:
Making It Big by Lyndsay Russell
"Loved this book. What a fantastic idea! Turns the whole size zero debate totally on its head and shows how it's OK to be any size as long as you're healthy.

Using a brilliant twist on our society's obsession with weight and appearance, the author..." Read more of this review »
Quiet by Susan Cain
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Roy's books…
33825 How to Promote YOUR book on Amazon — 7549 members — last activity 7 hours, 56 min ago
Are YOU an author? If so I am sure you are aware of how hard it can be to market your book successfully. There is so much you can do on Amazon.com to ...more



Comments (showing 1-2)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 2: by Roy

Roy Sheppard Hi Ester,
In my old age I'm getting better organised!

i really hope you enjoy the book.

have a good weekend.
Roy


EstaAmeliaR Hi, I got my giveaway copy of Dear Daughter: what I wish I'd known at your age in the mail today, thank you so much, very speedy!


back to top