Bethany Brown works directly with authors and small presses as the president of The Cadence Group. Her debut column for San Francisco Book Review's, After the Manuscript, lends aspiring and indie authors eight tips for book launch basics.
03 February 2016
After the Manuscript, February 2016, Issue, Viewpoints
Book publicist Maryglenn McCombs shares what makes a good author client—and what doesn’t— when it comes to the dynamics of author/publicist relationships. Read her six suggestions, which includes everything from understanding what a publicist actually does, to what PR is and is not .
Besides a really odd sounding word what is a webinar? And why should it matter to you as an author or publisher? Director of Selby Ink, Mari Selby, shares how authors she represents benefit from hosting webinars and how you can, too!
Publicist, Caroline Davidson, says self-publishing has definitely been on the upswing in just the last few years as authors, who may have been discouraged by never hearing back from publishing houses, can now take an “I’ll do it myself” mindset and crank their manuscript out themselves. Find out more in her debut column for San Francisco Book Review.
Book publicist, Scott Lorenz, lets authors in on a few industry secrets with his recommendations for a handful of brilliantly designed apps that will help you write, edit, design, layout and even publish your next book. Check out his latest article for San Francisco Book Review to find out more!
17 December 2015
After the Manuscript, December 2015, Issue, Viewpoints
JKS Communications Founder, Julie Schoerke, shares five ways authors are a bookstore's best friend. With these essential tips, authors can plan ahead and get creative with the help of their local bookstore just in time for the launch of their next bestseller!