The most powerful tool in your book promotion toolkit is your personality. The fact is that personality sells books. Readers want a relationship with authors of the books they read. If you arenat a celebrity or a world-known author, it is up to you to create that relationship. Finally, hereas a book that tells you how to develop a greater rapport with your readers, and thus SELL MORE BOOKS through more effective live presentations, well-attended book signings, successful book festival experiences, and more personalized social media techniques. Learn how to get speaking gigs at conferences and how to land and more expertly handle radio, TV, and Internet interviews. This book will teach you how to: Am Find and create speaking opportunities at appropriate venues Am Handle yourself skillfully in front of an audience Am Eliminate your noodle knees Am Improve your speaking skills Am Improve and protect your speaking voice Am Come up with speech topics for fiction and nonfiction books Am Organize workshops and present them on your own Am Get publicity for your presentations Am Land speaking gigs at conferences Am Form a bond with audience members Am Write a pitch letter and press release Am Create better handouts and use them more effectively Am Develop better communication skills Am Attract more people to your book signings Am Sell more books at book festivals If youare ready to take your book promotion to the next level, this thorough guide is for you!I watcheda womanin the SPAWN booth atamajor bookfestivallast year way outsell everyone else in the booth. ... shewasborn with, but I believe a better, brighter personality can be developed whensomeone is highlymotivated. ... Have a drawing for a bookor something elseofvalue toreadersaa light ora book for their Kindle or Nook, for example. Provide a ... Haveasign indicating that you will discount your book for the festival, offer a free gift with each purchase, and/or giftwrap thebook.
|Title||:||Talk Up Your Book|
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2013-01-18|