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'Tis the Season--for Marketing to Authors

Yes, folks, the Holiday season is over for another year but have you noticed what season is upon us now? Well, yes, Valentine’s Day is Sunday (note to self: don’t forget!) but I’m talking about another season. 761 more words

Book Marketing

Marketing BASICS : Call Your Own Shots

Last week, I tackled a fairly unpleasant reality when I itemized a few reasons why paying for a little advice isn’t such a bad idea––why it is, in fact, a  864 more words

Quick Guide to the London Book Fair

It’s time for the annual London Book Fair! This year, the event takes place April 12-14, at Olympia, West London, and authors worldwide are making plans to showcase their books and gain valuable exposure. 345 more words

Outskirts Press

Sample Chapters and Book Excerpts

Very often authors will use “sample chapter” and “excerpt” interchangeably. The two are very different. Below you will find the characteristics of each as well as ways to use both to market your books. 214 more words

Working Writer

How To Set Up An Amazon Giveaway

Amazon has recently started offering everyone the opportunity to offer a giveaway. What’s interesting about this is that you can run one for pretty much any item in their inventory – except for ebooks. 760 more words


A Face for Radio - You Decide

I had the pleasure of doing a television interview for my new book, Blood Orange, on a Syracuse, NY television station. The book is centered around an attack on Syracuse’s Carrier Dome during a big basketball game. 29 more words