From Automotive Engineering to an Accomplished Writer and Publisher
Best-selling author and award-winning publisher, Valerie J. Lewis Coleman serves experts and professional speakers to magnify and monetize their message by publishing quality books.
With over fifteen years of experience in the book business, she helps aspiring authors navigate the mysterious labyrinth of self-publishing to leverage their expertise and make money. This expert divulges industry secrets on avoiding the top five mistakes made by 95% of new authors, pricing your book to sell and identifying shady publishers.
Valerie co-founded the Dayton Book Expo—the region’s premier book event—hosting more than 500 authors. Her dynamic presentation and knowledge of the business saves you thousands of dollars, hours of research and mountains of frustration by making publishing quick, easy and affordable!
After a twenty-six-year engineering career in the automotive industry, plant closure positioned Valerie to pursue her passion: reengineering lives. Transitioning problem-solving skills to the book business, her company, Pen of the Writer, was created to publish bestselling books and equip others to do the same. As a speaker, mentor and conference host, Valerie has launched writing careers for thousands of experts, scores of inmates and more than fifty high school students. Having published more than 30 books, this seasoned expert has mentored clients to top bestseller’s lists, acquire speaking engagements and generate multiple streams of income.
When it comes to reengineering relationships, Valerie serves women who struggle to experience a fulfilling relationship by revealing The Forbidden Secrets of the Goody Box to attract and keep lasting love. With over thirty years of experience in family and relationships, she explains how to avoid 70% of men who only want the goody box and what it takes to win the heart of Mr. Right-For-You. She shares how she overcame personal struggles and offers proven techniques to help you get off the crazy cycle of relational demise! TheGoodyBoxBook.com
Her multi-bestselling title, Blended Families: An Anthology, has helped families overcome the challenges of step-parenting including child support, visitation, discipline and more. She gives advice on baby-momma drama, defiant children and disapproving in-laws on her journey to build strong families. Valerie provides proven techniques to help you stop the stepfamily madness in your home!
Self-Publishing Made Easy Passionate Writing Journal
Self-Publishing Made Easy Purposeful Publishing Journal
The Forbidden Secrets of the Goody Box: relationship advice that your father didn’t tell you and your mother didn’t know
I Love Myself Journal
The Wait of Success: How to Become an Overnight Success in 7,300 Days
Blended Families: An Anthology
Tainted Mirror: An Anthology
A Kingdom Waiting: Life, Loss and the Young Spirit
Published more than 30 books for Queen V Publishing clients
Contributed to 8 anthologies
Wrote the foreword for 5 books
Download her speaker sheet: Valerie Lewis-Coleman Speaker Sheet