Think New York is the center for all that’s important in the book publishing industry? Well, maybe it’s time for a trip to Boise, Idaho.
On May 5-6, 2017, the Idaho Writers Conference is happening in Boise. This gem of of a conference is run by some wonderful people and is chock full of educational sessions by quality presenters (yours truly included!). Here’s just a sampling of some of the presentations:
-Elements of a Good Pitch with Literary Agents
-Building Your Platform
-Beyond Book Sales: Using Your Nonfiction Book as a Business Card and Marketing Tool
-Indie Partnership: How Authors and Bookstores Work Together
-Book Synopsis Workshop
-Query Letter Workshop
-Developing a Cast of Believable Young Adult Characters
-Fictional Promotion: How to Get Real Publicity for Your Make-Believe Book
-Intro to the Art of Travel Writing
-One-on-one Manuscript Evaluations and Agent Pitches
-E-Books Demystified: What It Takes to Be an "Indie" Author with Joanne Pence
-How to Write a Mystery
-Beginnings in Nonfiction Storycraft
Here’s what one attendee said of the conference:
"… a life-changing experience. I am grateful for the opportunity to learn so much in a short time from the talented people I met.”
Check it out, make a vacation our of it, visit beautiful Idaho, learn a lot, and come say hello to me!
Registration open until the show, and walk-ins welcome as well!