MyKitaab is THE Podcast on book publishing in India. Our mission is to help answer the question “I have written a book, how do I get it published in India?” We aim to achieve this goal by conducting a series of audio interviews with professionals and experts in the book publishing industry in India and around the world We talk about book writing and publishing, audiobooks, translations, productivity, book marketing, social media for authors and ebooks. MyKitaab is the First Indian podcast on books. Every Tuesday, host Amar Vyas interviews authors, editors, publishers and entrepreneurs publishing industry. Every Wednesday, Amar talks about the news and analyzes trends related to Indian book publishing. Guests on this show include authorpreneur Joanna Penn, entrepreneurs Tom Morkes, Dave Chesson and Mark Coker (Smashwords); Mark Lefebvre (Kobo), Apurva Purohit (President of Jagran Group), Bestselling Authors Anuj Dhar, Karan Bajaj and Christopher Doyle; and Publishers Jaya Jha (Pothi), Leonard Fernandes (Cinnamon Teal) and K Satyanarayan (New Horizon Media).
MyKitaab is for Authors
You are a corporate executive, a professional or an entrepreneur and a debut author. Or, you are an international author looking to get your book published in India. The question that you are faced with is, “I have written a book, how do I get it published?” You are hard pressed for time with your business and other commitments, and are looking for a resource that would help you take the right decision in your book publishing journey. MyKitaab podcast aims to be the Go To resource for you. The guests on our show share their stories, experiences, knowledge and “How To’s” to help first time authors in getting their book published. We talk about book writing and publishing, audiobooks, translations, productivity, book marketing, social media for authors and ebooks.
Amar Vyas, your host and co-founder of Kamakshi Media, faced several challenges while trying to get his debut novel published. That’s when he and his wife decided that the best way to learn about the book writing, publishing and marketing process was to network with professionals and experts in the field. MyKitaab is an effort to learn and share their expertise with the listeners.
Our Guests on this Show
Our guests come from a variety of backgrounds, professions, and geographies: They include Bestselling authors Joanna Penn, Anuj Dhar, Sharath Komarraju and Karan Bajaj; Publishers Sanjay Sethi (Matrix Publishing Group), Satya (New Horizon Media), Jaya Jha (Pothi), and Jeremy Thomas (Inkshares), Entrepreneurs in Publishing space Mark Coker (Smashwords), Ricardo Fayet (Reedsy), Miral Sattar (Bibliocrunch), Dave Shesson (Kindlepreneur) and Tom Morkes(Insurgent Publishing). Corporate leaders & bestselling authors Apurva Purohit (Jagran Group), Kashyap Deorah (Hypertrack), and Academics Satish Deodhar (IIM Ahmedabad), and Dr. V Raghunathan (CEO, GMR Foundation). You can view the list of past guests at www.mykitaab.in/podcasts