Trailer Time: Beyond the Trailer

First of all, this trailer proves that actors and movie shots don’t sell books, at least not by themselves:

Is anyone else wondering what the heck is going on?  The trailer claims to advertise a trilogy and three books are shown.  But all I know is there are a lot of people who read minds in this high school and that reading minds (and keeping secrets) is dangerous and painful.

For the record, that’s not a story, let alone three of them.

So, a moving picture isn’t enough to sell your book.  Good to know, right?

Now, take a look at the comments.  I’ll wait.

…waiting…waiting…I’m waiting…waiting…waiting…

Okay, you’re back.  Good.  So, did you see?  A good book is a good book and that’s determined by its readers, not by its trailer.

What does this mean for you?

About Stephanie Allen Crist

Stephanie created and produces in answer to a call from God to use her experiences and gifts to help others. Stephanie is also the author of and two books that can be found on that site. Stephanie strives to share her love, faith, and talents in an inclusive manner to help others who know spiritual pain and who know the bitter taste of the dregs of despair.
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