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Power Book Publicity Tips Newsletter February 2014

SOUND AFFECTS: What You Need to Know About Audiobooks and Audio Samples of Books, Philip DuBois Tips to Use Editorial Calendars to Get Media Coverage for You and Your Book Display Your Book at the 43rd Annual London Book Fair Amazon Listing Tip—Marking Reviews as “Helpful” Book Publicity Tips on YouTube (more…)
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SOUND AFFECTS: What You Need to Know About Audiobooks and Audio Samples of Books

Ever wondered how audiobook samples could affect your book marketing campaign and submission review process? I’d like to share a recent experience and discuss how it pertains to publishing industry trends and the way literary works are being consumed. A New York City author and I recently had a discussion about audiobook technology, self-publishing options,…
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Display Your Book at the 43rd Annual London Book Fair

Showcase your book at The London Book Fair April 8-10, 2014. In 2013, more than 25,000 people from 114 countries from all areas of publishing (authors, book buyers, agents, publishers, editors, librarians, distributors and many more) attended the London Book Fair.  The book fair was so popular in 2013 it was a trending topic on Twitter for…
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ALA Midwinter Meeting January 24 – 28

The American Library Association is the largest and organization representing and lobbying for the national library industry. Each year the ALA hosts a midwinter meeting for librarians and members of the publishing community to come together.  This year, the ALA Midwinter Meeting and Exhibits is being held in Philadelphia, January 24- 28. Throughout the five-day…
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Advances in the Way the World Reads for 2014

As e-Book sales have flattened as a new year begins, new approaches to book access may change the way that we read, and increase how much we read. With The Book Industry Study Group’s latest report showing that e-Book sales have flattened out at 30 percent of units sold in 2013, the new year story…
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Forward Reviews Book of the Year Award Deadline Approaching

Forward Reviews, Book of the Year Awards deadline is January 15, 2014. The annual Book of the Year Awards program offers three awards in sixty-five different categories plus an overall Grand Prize winner for the best Fiction and Non-fiction with a cash prize of $1500. Book of the Year Award Finalists and Winners are featured…
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Power Book Publicity Tips Newsletter January 2014

“Trends in Book Publicity and Media Interest in Books/Authors” by Sandra Poirier Diaz,
Smith Publicity Scholarship—Enter Now!,
Book Breakthrough Offers Online Course for Authors Looking to Build Platform and Followers, Start Planning for Your Book to be Noticed in 2014 with Combined Book Exhibit,
Book Publicity Tips on YouTube

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