YOUR ROAD MAP TO SUCCESSFUL AUTHOR EVENTS
Mallory Rock, Designer / Falcon Storm, Proofreader
Connect with readers directly and convert them to lifelong fans by scheduling, organizing, and planning successful author events. This book will teach you how!
Are you confident behind the keyboard, but nervous about getting out and interacting with other book lovers in person? Perhaps you’re still trying to figure out which events will play best to your natural strengths and offer a lasting impact on sales. Or maybe you’ve already done lots of in-person events, but have no idea why they didn’t work as well as you’d hoped or expected.
Your Road Map to Successful Author Events is here to help!
In just a few hours, you will learn how to create opportunities for meeting your audience, maximize the effectiveness of paperback sales in venues book purchasers already frequent, and create situations which will entice readers to pick up your book! You will learn how to find, schedule, and prepare for a variety of live author events, as well as how to harness those events to excite new and potential readers. With this guide, you will receive specific, actionable advice on:
- Scheduling Events in Book Stores
- Collaborating with Event Organizers
- Choosing the Best Book Festivals to Attend
- Making the Most of Book Signings
- Preparing the Perfect Excerpt
- Creating an Eye-Catching Display
- Keeping Your Cool During Q&A Sessions
- Handling Disappointment
- Networking with Other Authors
- Creating Opportunities at Non-Book Events
We also offer 5 exclusive freebies for readers of this book!
Tired of sifting through book marketing guides that focus more on the author’s life story than on advice you can apply to your career? Or, worse still, advice guides that are really meant for nonfiction authors and have precious little information for novelists? What about when an entire book reads as nothing more than a pitch for the author’s services or other books in his series?
We’re tired of it too. Every Novel Publicity Guide to Writing & Marketing Fiction is focused on you. Whether you’re an aspiring novelist who’s still trying to figure all this out or an established novelist doing your best to stay up-to-date with the hottest marketing tactics of the day, this book will deliver tons of action-packed advice you can put into practice today.