Monthly Archives: May 2012

Marketing the Book or Marketing the Series: Part 4

This is the final post in a four-part series. Marketing a Series: The Big Picture Now, if you’ve followed me this far, then chances are you want to write a series and you want to market it effectively.  You may … Continue reading

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Marketing the Book or Marketing the Series: Part 3

This is the third part of a four-part series on how to market a book which is part of a series. When to Market the Series If you remember, way back in the first post on this topic, I made … Continue reading

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Marketing the Book or Marketing the Series: Part 2

This is the second part of a four-part series on how to market a book which is part of a series. When to Market the Book So, let’s recap.  In my last post, I differentiated between three different kinds of … Continue reading

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Marketing the Book or Marketing the Series: Part 1

Okay, so I tried to address this issue in a single post…and I got a series out of it, which seems fitting.  This is the first part of the series to be delivered in four parts.  Sadly, this means no … Continue reading

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Review: Child of the Prophecy

Juliet Marillier’s Child of the Prophecy is the third book in the Sevenwaters Trilogy (but not the last to take place in Sevenwaters). The first time I read this book, I didn’t like it.  The first two books revolved around … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: The Altethlon Chronicles

For this Trailer Time, I’m going to take a look at a book trailer that might not be.  See, the title of the trailer is not the title of the book, it’s the title of the series; yet, the trailer … Continue reading

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It’s All About the Tease

Building buzz is a tease much in the same way that stripping is a tease.  If you walk into a strip club, chances are you’re going to see seductive women (or men) you can never have take off their clothes.  … Continue reading

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Review: Son of the Shadows

Son of the Shadows is the sequel to Juliet Marillier’s Daughter of the Forest.  It continues on with the same flavor as the previous book, but starts a generation later.  Instead of following Sorcha’s story, this time she follows the … Continue reading

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Trailer Time: Commergence

Do you want to take a look at a surprisingly good introductory trailer? The first thing you probably noticed after watching this trailer is that it’s short!  There’s very little to it, which is part of the reason it works … Continue reading

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Taking That Risk

Marketing involves putting yourself out there.  You’re declaring to the world (or, at least, to the portion of the world that might actually care) that you’re a writer, that you’ve told a story, and that you’re looking for readers.  In … Continue reading

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