Estelle Van de Velde

Hi there!

I’m Estelle Van de Velde, author of Finding Maxwell. I am writing about the realities of our lives, mixed up with a dose of imagination. That’s what we call “fantastic” in French literature… or “magical realism” in the English one.

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What I’m working on right now

I’ll update this page every few months, so you know what I’m working on right now.

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The latest on the blog

Indie authors: do it well


I’ve again read an indie book with lots of grammar mistakes and incoherences… please, authors, do your job until the very end.

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On learning a language

Learning a language as a second one is difficult. People say French is hard, but believe me when I say English is as difficult to learn.

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How to brief a book cover designer?


Are you ready to hire a professional Book Cover Designer? Find out some tips to get, hopefully, the best cover for your book project.

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