The Secrets to Success: Navigating the Tattered Cover’s New Program for Independent Authors

The Secrets to Success: Navigating the Tattered Cover’s New Program for Independent Authors By Madeleine Dodge, BlueInk Review It’s a familiar scenario: A bookstore accepts a self-published book on consignment, only to exile it to a shelf for “Independent Local Authors” in the farthest corner of the store where even the dust bunnies won’t give

June 2018 Signature Edition

June 2018 Signature Contents President’s Letter: A note from Alexandra O’Connell, CIPA’s president CIPA Signature: E-Book Layout and Distribution by Dawn Clark Gaining Exposure for Your Book by Graham Publishing Group CIPA Member News: Three great reviews for The Dog at the Gate: How a Throwaway Dog Becomes Special by author Sunny Weber. Sunny Weber’s newest

CIPA Member News

June 2018 Member News

Three great reviews for The Dog at the Gate: How a Throwaway Dog Becomes Special by Sunny Weber. Kirkus Recommended Review “Movingly conveys a resonant message of empathy for mistreated and abandoned animals” Five Star from Readers’ Favorite for Barnes & Noble Bookstores “an addictive and emotional adventure. . .I highly recommend it” Blue Ink

Marketing Your Book: Online Marketing vs. Traditional Media

Marketing Your Book: Online Marketing vs. Traditional Media By Mark Graham, Graham Publishing Group You’ve written a book. A novel, biography, business book, self-help book. The genre doesn’t matter.  Whatever type of book you’ve written, it has to be well marketed. You have two choices: Traditional vs. Online Marketing. Which way are you going to go?