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[PAST EVENT] Help Your Book Succeed in the Marketplace (Morning)
October 11, 2014 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 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.
Morning Session, October 11, with Amy Collins
How Sales, Distribution and Marketing
REALLY Work in the Publishing Industry
Where do you want your book to be sold? Bookstores, airports, conferences, universities, Amazon? Amy Collins will teach you how to maximize your chances of being picked up by major retailers. Drawing directly from her front-line experience, she will show you how to:
- Research the rules, price and package needed to succeed in your chosen arena and genre
- Avoid the publishing predators; work with the best people at the best price