Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
I'm Lucy Beato, a devoted mother, entrepreneur, life and business coach, and bestselling author. I've authored one book and co-authored another.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
My latest book is titled "I Had Killer Boobs," inspired by my journey through cancer. It's a narrative of hope, faith, determination, and humor, aiming to inspire others facing challenges.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
While I don't have any particularly unusual habits, I find that I thrive in a quiet, organized space. Before I start writing, I make it a point to set a positive and focused mindset. This often involves a brief moment of reflection or a calming ritual to enhance my creative flow.
What authors, or books have influenced you?
Mel Robbins and Rachel Hollis are my two favorite authors, and my writing style is influenced by theirs. Two books that resonate with me are ‘Girl, Wash Your Face” by Rachel Hollis and “The 5 Second Rule” by Mel Robbins.
What are you working on now?
Currently, I'm engaged in life and business coaching for women. I'm also contemplating the idea of penning another book focused on women in business.
What is your best method or website when it comes to promoting your books?
Instagram has been my go-to platform for book promotion, and you can find more about my work on [www.Lucybeato.com](https://www.Lucybeato.com).
Which Websites you like most to promote your book
I leverage a multi-faceted approach to maximize visibility, utilizing platforms such as Instagram, my personal website and prominent online marketplaces like Amazon and Barnes & Noble
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Absolutely! Define your target audience, discover your unique writing voice, and boldly pursue your passion.
What is the best advice you have ever heard?
‘Don’t Die With Your Music Still In You”
What are you reading now?
Currently immersed in "The Parenting Map." By Dr. Shefali
What’s next for you as a writer?
Translating my book into Spanish and embarking on my next literary endeavor.
If you were going to be stranded on a desert island and allowed to take 3 or 4 books with you what books would you bring?
I'd choose "The Miracle Morning," "The 5 Second Rule," and "The Four Agreements."