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Getting Your Books into Australian Public & School Libraries with Ebony Mckenna

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Get your paperbacks into libraries across Australia. Ebony McKenna will show you how to getyour books into print and into the hands of avid readers right across the country. Bonus, you’ll qualify for Lending Rights – money in your pocket! Course Details Ebony will take writers by the hand and show them how to: Get their books into print using either Blurb, Ingram Spark or others – and the processes involved. (including formatting etc) How to get Australian ISBNs and the best way to use them. (Thorpe Bowker) Advice on pricing to make books affordable and attractive to library suppliers. Advice on …

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Nikki Logan – Author Branding: Why You Need It Before You Sell

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There is so much more to effective AUTHOR BRANDING than a pretty website and a catchy tagline. Working out who you are as a writer and what you want to say is a powerful part of effectively communicating to editors, agents and (ultimately) readers. It is not something you need to leave until after you sell. It is never too early to start thinking about your author brand. Many new writers confuse BRANDING with advertising, PR or marketing but effective branding is a much more subtle mechanism. ‘Branding’ is not a website or a name or a sub-genre or even a style—it is reflected in …

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October OWL | Getting the ship moving with Sara Hood

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SARA HOOD – GETTING THE SHIP MOVING  (7 steps to the best marketing plan ever!) Baffled about how to start your book marketing? Or looking to turbo charge your early stage (or early-ish)book marketing?  This online workshop is for you. We’ll go through 7 simple, proven steps to create a book marketing plan that is easy to create, easy to implement and won’t break the bank.  It will be the foundation for the rest of your career as a writer. And also solves the eternal problem of ‘what do I write about?’ on social media! Yay! Using a learn-at-your-leisure format, there is …