21 12 2011
Where is your book now? With a distributor? In a book store? Or, did it already die an early death after a few months?
19 06 2011
Since I self-published my first book, “101 Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills Instantly,” in 1998 and began doing book signings shortly afterward, many people have asked:
23 03 2011
Once upon a time, people went to bookstores when they wanted to buy a book. Or at least, that was the theory. Actually, non-bookstore channels have been a big part of book sales for decades
9 11 2010
When authors think of their audience buying books they think of bookstores. This myth sends authors taking the long, arduous road to seeking out an agent, a publisher, hoping their book will become a best seller. It won’t. Why?
21 09 2010
You’ve probably bought a book or two at one of the major chain bookstores. When you’re checking out, you get asked if you have the “discount card.”
7 04 2010
To have your work accepted for hard copy publication is a thrilling achievement but to have it bomb at the bookstores is to see your reputation go down the tubes simultaneously.