Tag Archives: buzz

Planning a second book launch

Some publishers don’t see the utility in second book launches. I confess, I’m not sure  why. To me, a book launch is an opportunity to build buzz. Buzz sells books. What I’ve learned as a realtor is that you build sales … Continue reading

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Every author hopes for “buzz.” That means people talking about their book. After all, word-of-mouth sells books. It doesn’t matter how great marketing is, marketing alone can’t sell a debut author. And so in light of the buzz that The Beggar’s … Continue reading

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It’s all about booksellers…

Getting your book published is one thing. Getting it sold is another. And while Amazon and Chapters/Indigo can do that online, it still means people have to know about you. Word-of-mouth sells books; so do great reviews. But the folks … Continue reading

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TAG! Guest Blog by Simon Royle

Yes, here it is, the second part of indie writer/reviewer extraordinaire Simon Royle’s journey to publication. Simon’s fast-pased futuristic thriller, TAG, is available just about everywhere on-line, so make sure you buy one! And when you’re trying to decide what other indies … Continue reading

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