Thursday, November 8, 2012

PSWA Conference Keynote Speaker






The 10 Best Book Promotion Ideas for Every Author
Are you confused about the process of book promotion? Are you overwhelmed by the number of book promotion ideas out there? Patricia Fry takes the mystery out book promotion by narrowing down your options. Join Patricia as she shares the 10 best book promotion ideas that you really must pursue and exactly how to approach each of them. You might arrive at this session feeling intimidated by the task of marketing your book. But you will leave feeling confident that you can meet your bookselling goals.
Patricia Fry is the author of 36 books, including her latest book, “Talk it Up, How to Sell Books Through Public Speaking, Interviews, Signings, Festivals, Conferences and More” (Allworth Press, 2012). Her other recent books by Allworth Press include, “Publish Your Book” and “Promote Your Book.” Patricia has been writing for publication for 40 years, having earned a living writing articles for magazines for many years. She is the Executive Director of SPAWN (Small Publishers, Artists and Writers Network), a 17-year-old networking organization and resource center for anyone interested in or involved in publishing. www.spawn.org. Currently, Patricia spends most of her time consulting with authors, editing their manuscripts for publication and teaching hopeful and struggling authors through presentations, online courses, college courses, her daily blog, articles in numerous publications, private consultations and her informative books. Visit Patricia’s showcase of books: http://www.matilijapress.com. Learn more about her work with authors: http://www.patriciafry.com. Follow her informative daily blog: www.matilijapress.com/publishingblog.
The 2013 conference fees and registration forms are now available online
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bottom of the conference page that takes you to the registration form
<http://policewriter.com/wordpress/2013-pswa-conference-registration/> , and
a link from there that takes you to the PayPal payment form
<http://policewriter.com/conference/2013_conf_reg/default.html> . If you
prefer to fill out a paper form and mail in your registration and fee
payment, you can get one here
<http://policewriter.com/conference/2013_conf_reg/2013_conf_reg_form.pdf> .

Fees go up on January 31 and April 30, so it's to your advantage to register

early. 
Marilyn