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.
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.
In this issue . . .
- Book Promotion Tweets You Can Use
Book Promotion Tweets you can use
There are some great book marketing lessons and book promotion tips included within these short tweets.
=> Never Pay to Be a Guest Blogger. Also never pay for book reviews - http://askjohnkremer.com/never-pay-to-be-a-guest-blogger
=> Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. - Dr. Seuss
=> How to Get Links the Smart Way - http://askjohnkremer.com/how-to-get-links-the-smart-way - Follow this example to get great results.
=> Entertainment Weekly Magazine editors and reporters - http://magagenie.com/entertainment-weekly-magazine
=> Making the News by Making Donations - an example from Chelsea Green - http://askthepublicist.com/making-the-news-by-making-donations
=> Discounts for Book Sales on Websites - How to handle website sales - http://askjohnkremer.com/discounts-for-book-sales-on-websites
=> Why Readers Should Buy from Indie Bookstores - http://askthebooksellers.com/why-readers-should-buy-from-indie-bookstores
=> Sample Invitation to a Book Release Party - http://askjohnkremer.com/sample-invitation-to-a-book-release-party
=> Indie Booksellers: The Life Blood of the Trade - http://askthebooksellers.com/indie-booksellers-the-life-blood-of-the-trade
=> EContent Magazine editors and book reviewers - http://magagenie.com/econtent-magazine
=> Book Promotion for a Scholarly Spiritual Book - http://askjohnkremer.com/book-publicity-for-a-scholarly-spiritual-book
=> Join the 7065 members of The Book Marketing Network - http://thebookmarketingnetwork.com - great resource for book promotion
The above are just some of the tweets I sent out during the past
two weeks. What more did you miss?
Follow my tweets at http://twitter.com/johnkremer
You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart. -
Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple, genius