Self-promotion: a subject much on many writers’ minds. All across the Internet, new authors are urged to be proactive in publicizing themselves and their books–to build a “brand.” But what to do? And how much?
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: Aussiecon 4 has released an electronic 2010 Hugo Voter Packet containing full-length works and samples from 2010 Hugo Award and John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer nominees. The packet is available for download by Aussiecon 4 members to help inform them about the works under consideration before voting. The works in the […]
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Tony Pi, Sheila Williams, J.A. Pitts, and Dan Wells!
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Gary Kriss, Sara Creasy, S. E. Ward, Saladin Ahmed, Kim A. Gillett, Maria Dahvana Headley, and Janet Freeman-Daily!
Cheryl Morgan talks about possible changes and futures to one of tthe leading SF conventions.
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Leah Cypess, Cory Doctorow, John A. Pitts, David B. Coe, Pete Hautman, Janni Lee Simner, Robert Grossbach, Spanner Spencer, and Thomas W. Knowles!
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Ben Aaronovitch, Barbara Chepaitis, Larry Mike Garmon, Ellen Kushner, Barbara Barnett-Stewart, John A. Pitts, Dan Wells, Victoria Janssen, and Tony Pi!
Resources, Industry News, and Member News for Michael Canfield, Richard Bowes, Tony Pi, Leah Cypess, John Scalzi, Lawrence Schimel, Tina Connolly, Samantha Henderson, Victoria Strauss, Mary Robinette, Jenn Reese, Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl, and Ellen Datlow!
A frequent question, especially among self- and small press-published authors, is how books get into libraries, and what authors can do to help. Today, guest blogger and public librarian Abigail Goben explains how libraries choose the books they purchase–and what authors should (and shouldn’t) do to play a part in that process.
Member news for Matthew Johnson, Will Ludwigsen, Ellen Kushner, Blake Charlton, David D. Levine, and Athena Andreadis!