Indie Author Spotlight – David Campbell

One of the most inspiring posts I see on my many author forums is when someone takes the time to share their story. Each Friday, I’m going to feature a different indie author to help inspire all of you!

What is your pen name?

David Campbell

What genre do you write in?

Mystery/Suspense

How many books have you published?

Four.

What inspired you to become a writer?

It’s the only thing I was ever good at! Ideas just pop into my head and I can detail them with words. I’ve been writing since I was 10.

What is your indie success story?

I made $1000 and took my girlfriend away for the weekend. I told her we had to try and spend exactly $1000 and not a dollar more or less. We ended up over by $12 but it was memorable and symbolic for me.

What are your marketing and advertising strategies?

I wing it. I have tried and will try anything – Facebook and Amazon ads, book promotions on dozens of sites, word of mouth. The one thing I want to try is to set up a booth in the lobby of my local library and give away copies with the promise of a review (either good or bad).

What are you working on right now?

I published my fourth book on July 15, 2020 and just started on my fifth. It’s about a family that moves into a house that they unintentionally realize was previously owned by a mass murderer who has left clues to his crimes behind.

Where can we find your work?

https://www.davcamp.com

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-background-extra-david-campbell/1129394198

https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/the-background-extra

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