Interview with Shai S Bitton

What do your fans mean to you?
A FAN is the foundation of my success. Without FAN's we wouldn't be here in the first place.
What are you working on next?
I'm in the motion of a few writing. In the areas of Scuba Diving and an undecided subject. Possibly to be completed this fiscal year.
Who are your favorite authors?
To name a few Grisham, Paul. Levine are my joy of read. There are hundred's more...
What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
FANS!!! And ambitious. I'm self motivated. Thus I engage in what I favor rather than dislike.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I spend my time with dozens of activities and interactions. With interests in technology, scuba diving, writing, business, development and communication. Time is of essence and I make the best out of it...
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
Research online Hence Smashwords!
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
"The Red Sea Specie ID Reference Guide"
What is your writing process?
Select a topic that I am interested and well experienced. That established an ease to write...
Do you remember the first story you ever read, and the impact it had on you?
Outch! With thousands of book I've read! That's not that simple to recall.
How do you approach cover design?
As a former Computer Engineer! I take the challenge to create my vision for my cover pages.
What are your five favorite books, and why?
Paul Levine "Solomon vs. Lord" Leisure reading excellent writing and Very Funny!

Thomas Hobbs" The Leviathan" - A reading that I've read during my Philosophy degree. This book inspired me most with the intellectual thought of Thomas Hobbs mind set somewhat 500 hundred years ago.

Donald Trump "Trump University Marketing 101"

As a business major I am always interested in the perception of a greater mind.

Donald Trump "Why We Want you To Be Rich"

More of a curiosity, Read! The writing in this book is interested in and offers great ideas and concepts. Afterall knowledge is derived from reading. It's how we learn....

Donald Trump "Real Estate 101"

In Real Estate Development is a good idea to hear the ideas of a Tycoon in the making. It's a great read and well structured. My greatest inspiration is Donald Trump.
What do you read for pleasure?
Paul Levine
Donald Trump
Grisham
What is your e-reading device of choice?
Surface Pro 3
Laptop
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Persistence!
Creativity and Never Give UP on anything you try.
Online
Social Media
Internet
Describe your desk
Anywhere! Portable

My Surface Pro 3! Is my everything....
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

Education background and motivated by the many that dream to live in Canada.
When did you first start writing?
In Santiago, Chile.

Where I've just started to write, due to plenty of time and too much to write about. There is so much that I'd want many to know about the existence accessible in this world
What's the story behind your latest book?
As a professional Scuba Diver and Director of an Academy. My latest choice of writing was based on the notion of Scuba Diving.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Not by choice! Simply Had a thought and research for the best methods to get my work where it belonged.
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
Smashwords! Is my greatest success for opening the channels to publish my work worldwide.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Distributing my knowledge throughout to everyone. There is much that people need to know and Smashwords is the resource for it.
Published 2015-03-03.
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Books by This Author

Inside The Scuba Diver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Inside The Scuba Diver is an insight on scuba diving. It's an introduction into scuba diving and the steps for certification. This eBook is constructed to taking you step by step from; considering to participating in scuba diving Staring from entry level while considering to advance as a professional. A career! Discover Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus S.C.U.B.A.
Step-by-Step How To Create & Publish Your eBook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
After publishing a few eBook's I've thought of creating a simple Step-by-Step How to Create & Publish your own eBook. Step-by-Step from opening Microsoft Word file onto the last step of publishing your eBook online. I've incorporated some further How to: Graphic design, cover page, marketing and other resourceful information. Receive free version Updates!
Learn Digital Photography - Traditional and Underwater
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital photography
This eBook is about Traditional and Underwater Photography. It’s suitable for everyone interested in photography. Get a comprehension on technology. Get answers to the following questions; How to use your camera? What price range or brand? Do I need a Digicam, a Semi Professional or a Professional? Where can I buy a camera system? What type of photography to pursue? Discussed in detail.
The Red Sea Specie I.D. Reference Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
The author a scuba diver Instructor and Photographer. Has been questioned many times after scuba diving, while snorkelling or by visitors of the Red Sea. What is the name of the fish we saw? Where can I see coral fish? What types of Fish are in the Red Sea? Get access to information on Marine Life, scuba diving, guidance & reference. 100+ Colourful Photos from the Red Sea. Receive free updates!