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Join Twitter Chat with Cherise Fisher on Feb. 6

January 28th, 2013

Cherise Fisher

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Wednesday, February 6, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m Cherise Fisher, Principal of The Scribe’s Window and Editor in Residence at Chapter a Month, will be available through Twitter to talk about her experiences in editing and the world of publishing. (more…)

Bookstore Battle Plan

January 8th, 2013

The Writing Show

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Recap

Pencil by Sheri Blume

Tips

Pencil Advice from Kelly Justice on making a great impression with bookstores

Description

The panelists will discuss:

  • How to get your writing into bookstores
  • The best ways to get customers to buy your books
  • What promotional ideas will make booksellers love you …
  • … and pet peeves to avoid when dealing with booksellers
  • Learn which trends are thriving and dying

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