April 21, Newburyport Literary Festival, Newburyport, MA. More info TK.
August 1, Interview on WMAP Radio, 03:30 p.m. (GMT -04:00)
August 8, 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT), Countdown to Success: Case Studies in Pre-Publication Marketing and Publicity:
The success of a book is largely dependent on the efforts planned before it goes on sale. Join us to hear specific case-studies that will outline tactics and strategies you can implement in marketing, publicity, and sales to help create influential conversations that will lead to recommendations and, ultimately, sales. Learn how to:
- Find and reach targeted communities of influencers
- Enable discovery through metadata, reviews, and giveaways
- Leverage early buzz to create organic conversation around your book and author
Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m., Book Launch Party at the Andover Bookstore, 74 Main St., Andover, MA. Please join me and Mike for a launch celebration. Free refreshments, prizes for first and best question asked, brief reading and book signing. Parking is free behind the store. We hope to see you there at the new location!
Dec. 1, St. Augustine Barnes & Noble Bookfair on US 1 South from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. I'll be appearing with other local writers to benefit the wonderful organization Learn to Read of St. John's County, Inc. Hanna will be available and a portion of the sales goes to LTR. So bring your kids, come meet your local authors, and get some gifts for the holiday and benefit a good cause at the same time!
Dec. 15, Barnes & Noble Bookfair, St. John's Town Center, 10280 Midtown Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, to benefit the Allen D. Nease High School, which promotes social responsibility. More info TK on this afternoon event.