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Choosing a Book Distributor

Book Marketing 105: Choosing a Book Distribution System - This vital mini-guide includes criteria for deciding how you will distribute your books.

Also includes complete info on 30 distributors, 4 library distributors, 89 book publishers who also distribute for other publishers, 27 bookstore wholesalers, 34 library wholesalers, and 23 Spanish-language wholesalers.

Plus a sample book distribution contract. Ebook download, $30.00.

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Top 700 Indie Booksellers

Top 700 Independent Bookstores - This database features 740 stores with address, book buyer, owner, event coordinator, phone, fax, email, website, and more! Cost: $40.00.

This data file features an updated list of the largest independent bookstores that work with authors and buy books from indie publishers.

The report comes as a data file download (your choice of Microsoft Access, Excel, or rich text format). The data files do require that you know how to use a database or word-processing program.

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John Kremer's Book Marketing Tip of the Week

April 5, 2012

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In this issue . . .
- 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast series
- Complete Books & Media corporate sales
- Short tips to help you with your book promotion
- Meet Me in Denver on May 3rd

20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast series
Enjoy these short interviews featuring real-life book marketing tips from various book authors. Great stuff in about 20 minutes.

April 1st - 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast: David Koop on Personal Selling -

April 2nd - 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast: Anne Saunders on Travel Books -

April 3rd - 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast: Claudia Brownlie on Selling Kindle Ebooks -

April 4th - 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast: Marc Pitman on Using Twitter to Sell Factory Seconds -

April 5th - 20-Minute Book Marketing Podcast: Erno Rossi on Back Cover Copy That Sells -

Complete Books & Media corporate sales

The following wholesaler markets books to corporations, educational institutions, associations, and government departments.

Complete Books & Media Supply, Beth Cofty, Marketing & Vendor Relations, 715 Discovery Boulevard #301, Cedar Park TX 78613; 800-986-1775, ext. 108; Fax: 512-616-0410. Email: General email: Web:

The world's largest online business-to-business source for 2.5 million books, magazines, software titles, audios, videos, government documents, etc. They will soon also feature half a million ebooks.

They also partner with major book publishers to provide speakers for corporate events.

Short tips to help you with your book promotion
Here are a few articles and blog posts I've noted this week - ones that I thought might help you in promoting your books.

Books are sacred to free men for very good reasons. - Kurt Vonnegut -

Reading is cool again -

The most important thing you need to know to land media coverage -

The MultiFold Secret - Check out the simple guide:

Come join the 7,596 other book authors, self-publishers, book publishers, and ebook authors on The Book Marketing Network - - A great place to find partners for your book promotions.

@AnaTrafficCafe Weekly Chop Shop: Is Google Taking Arms Against Link Building?

Please share with the 4Fs: family, friends, fans, and followers.

Meet Me in Denver on May 3rd through the 5th
Meet me in Denver at Author U on May 3rd through 5th - if you want the latest strategies on book marketing that creates results (sales!).

Here are a few things you'll learn from me and the other great people who will be speaking at Author U.

  • The latest strategies using social media, including Pinterest.
  • Monetize your marketing efforts for both eBooks and pBooks.
  • How to find the secrets to market eBooks via Kindle.
  • How to publicize to the right audience ... and better yet, find it.
  • How to create a dynamic video and audio for your book.
  • How to market fiction and maximize special summer sale events.
  • What’s really going on in book marketing today.

Plus one-on-one coaching, pick-my-brain round tables, a deep-dive dinner workshop with me, and more.

Sign up here: - Or learn about all the other great people who will be speaking at this event.

Quotable Books
Books were my pass to personal freedom. I learned to read at age three, and soon discovered there was a whole world to conquer that went beyond our farm in Mississippi. - Oprah Winfrey, talk show host and network producer, The Quotable Oprah Winfrey

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