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[PAST EVENT] Is Your Book Ready for the Marketplace? Know the Rules! (Afternoon Workshop)
October 11, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 4:15 pm
It’s a given: you want your book to succeed in the marketplace. Then get the edge on success, and get it right the first time! Come to BAIPA Saturday, October 11. Amy Collins, founder of New York’s New Shelves Books, the fastest-growing book distribution company in North America, will speak in the morning and present a workshop in the afternoon.
Over the years, Collins has sold to Barnes & Noble, Target, Costco, Borders, Wal-Mart and all the major chains. She offers her vast sales experience to both small publishers and self-published authors at www.newshelves.com. Her book, The Write Way, is about publishing, selling, and marketing your book.
Afternoon Workshop, October 11, with Amy Collins
Is Your Book Ready for the Marketplace? Know the Rules!
Bring your book, and receive a full evaluation of how it fits the current marketplace rules. Using real-life examples from workshop members, Amy Collins will give participants the skills needed to evaluate and position their books. Topics will include: pricing, is the cover competitive, is your writing (and editing) on par with big publishers, do you have the correct sales pitch for each market, effective press and marketing efforts.
See you at BAIPA on Saturday, October 11!