I’ve always had that dream of receiving the first box of books delivered, hot off the press, and straight from the publishers, and imagined what it would feel like to open it up and suddenly have the books revealed inside. When I put the order in for two proof copies of my book, The End Of All Worlds I thought I was just ordering two proof copies…

The End Of All Worlds by T E Shepherd

Today, after a long, hot day I got home to find a parcel waiting for me. As I slit through the tape and pulled back the protective paper, two books emerged into view, and my heart seriously gave a flutter. For a moment, they didn’t look like my books, they were two proper, published novels. It felt weird. Really, really weird. Suddenly this wasn’t just indie publishing (or if it was it didn’t matte that it was indie publishing), this was publishing. My book was published.

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