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Indie Author Day Follow-Up

hand with pencil Event Type: Book Club/Book Event
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 3/25/2017
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 4:00 PM
Description:
 Let's continue our discussion about the business and craft of writing!
10 a.m. - Meet and Greet: Grab a coffee, buy a book and get it signed.
10:15 a.m. - Path to Publication: An overview of traditional publishing versus self-publishing and a discussion of the pros and cons of each.
11 a.m. - Author Platform: Building your social media foundation. Learn what works!
11:30 AM - Readings/Book Sales/Q&A Space for readings and sales are limited. Please email the branch at hereford@bcpl.net to register beginning March 1st.
1 p.m. - Break2 p.m. - Self-Publishing Nuts and Bolts: A panel discussion on how to hire an editor, formatter and cover designer. Writing blurbs and obtaining an ISBN are addressed.
3 p.m. - More on Marketing: How to get reviews and author quotes. Perfect your elevator pitch and social media strategy.
Library: Hereford Branch
Location: Hereford Combined Rooms A and B