Authors – What NOT to Do When Promoting in Bookstores

Authors – What NOT to Do When Promoting in Bookstores

[caption id="attachment_449" align="alignleft" width="160"] Susan Violante Managing Editor[/caption] By far the hardest thing an author has to learn to do when their first book comes out is promoting. I was lucky in that I had worked in retail in my...Read More

Recommending Books to Non-Readers

[caption id="attachment_776" align="alignleft" width="145"] Skyler Boudreau Editorial Contributor[/caption] When I was in high school, I used to volunteer in the school library as a student library aid. Oftentimes we had students come in looking for books they didn’t necessarily want...Read More

Interview with Georgann Prochaska – Author of “Murder Comes to the Vineyard”

Interview with Georgann Prochaska – Author of “Murder Comes to the Vineyard”

MURDER COMES TO THE VINEYARD Georgann Prochaska Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478798521 Reviewed by Christine Watson for Reader Views (11/18) Georgann Prochaska grew up in the Chicago area, studied literature at Illinois State University, and taught high school students for...Read More

Book Sales Accounting – When Reality Sets In

Book Sales Accounting – When Reality Sets In

[caption id="attachment_449" align="alignleft" width="160"] Susan Violante Managing Editor[/caption] Many of us have been here already. Right before our first book launches, we have about five thousand copies, a book tour set up, and our suitcase packed with optimism.  As the...Read More