Items Tagged With publicity

Read This Now: Becoming Your Own Publicist

by Annie DeWitt

The Practical Writer

Posted 10.12.16

Annie DeWitt

From embracing the Internet to leveraging blurbs, a debut novelist offers strategies for publicizing your own book, an imperative for many authors publishing with small presses whose limited budgets preclude broad publicity campaigns.

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Best-Selling Booksellers: The Authors Who Can Sell Your Book

by Lynn Rosen

The Practical Writer

Posted 8.17.16

Lynn Rosen

What do Ann Patchett, Jeff Kinney, Louise Erdrich, and Judy Blume have in common? Aside from being best-selling authors, they are all also dedicated booksellers, each having opened independent bookstores of their own.

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How to Pitch Yourself to Bookstores

by Lynn Rosen

The Practical Writer

Posted 6.14.16

Lynn Rosen

In the current publishing environment, much of the responsibility for promotion falls on the author. Bookstore co-owner Lynn Rosen offers five steps for authors to take when trying to create successful event partnerships with local bookstores.

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Advice for Debut Authors, Tournament of Books Champion, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.31.16

Flint, Michigan, teen poets on the power of art; the Los Angeles Times appoints major writers as new book-critics-at-large; Afghani book drive helps build libraries in areas struck by violence; and other news. 

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