BOOKSELLER CONFIDENTIAL — What Are Booksellers Seeking to Buy to Stock Their Shelves?

Read the TOP TEN TAKEAWAYS about the Independent Book Seller Trade Shows from Kiffer Brown.

New Issue of Chanticleer Reviews Magazine — FALL 2016

An in-depth interview with the Queen of the Pulpwood Queens Book Club, Writer Horoscopes and more are featured in the Fall issue of Chanticleer Reviews e-zine. Read on to find out how to access your free copy!

Using Public Relations to Get Your Book Extra Recognition by Sara Dahmen, award winning author

PR is more than marketing – it’s bigger, broader and has very few parameters. Entrepreneur, artisan, award-winning author Sara Dahmen shares her p/r secrets.

It’s SHOWTIME – Deadline for Trade Show Representation Fast Approaching

Booksellers, librarians, book distributors, Indie and small presses, along with the big-five publishers participate in regional book trade shows to make their book purchasing and business decisions. These tradeshows are amazing opportunities for books to vastly increase distribution and to gain visibility and book buzz.

Will Your Books Have PRIME Shelf Space in one of the TOP Indie Bookstores in America?

Village Books, a leading independent bookstore, announces the top five best selling books from the annual Books By the Bay Book Fair that they manage in collaboration with the Chanticleer Authors Conference.

Third in the Seven Must-Haves for Authors series by Kiffer Brown

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Unlocking the Secrets of Successful Publishing!

I was asked by Orna Ross of Alliance of Independent Authors to share what I consider to be the “Seven Must-Haves for Independent Authors” at  UPublishU event that was held at […]

What is the Single Most Important Publishing Tool for Indie Authors?

What is the single most important publishing tool for first-time authors? Find out in this second article on the Seven Must-Haves for Authors --Unlocking the Secrets of Successful Publishing.

Top Ten Takeaways from Book Expo of America 2016 by Kiffer Brown

Here are the Top Ten Takeaways that Kiffer Brown gathered from overhearing buzz, listening to experts sharing the latest information, and seeing the latest trends in publishing at BEA 2016.

The Official List of the Chanticleer 2015 Grand Prize Winners of the Blue Ribbon Writing Competitions

The Grand Prize Genre Winners of the 2015 Chanticleer International Writing Competitions were announced at the annual 2016 awards ceremony that was held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Hotel Bellwether in Bellingham, Wash. Congratulations!

E-Book Sales as Core of Your Books’ Marketing Plan by James Wells

To get traction in the eBook market, I tried out new things, made plenty of mistakes, and then had a series of increasing successes. Now I would like to share what worked for me.