Carolyn's first book in the
HowToDoItFrugally series of books for writers,
The Frugal Book Promoter,
will help writers act as their
Some authors who do not have tight
or have very little time may still want to hire
In that case,
The Frugal Book
will help them partner better with a publicist.
Just scroll down a bit.
The Frugal Book
Promoter: How To Do What Your Publisher Won't
is a multi Award Winner:
USA Book News Best Professional Book
And named to reader favorites lists.
Other Writers' Resource Pages
to the right of your spreadsheet to get full information on each entry.
Those on this list are given as resources but are
not necessarily recommended by me.
This spreadsheet is courtesy of Yen Cheon
who compiled the list and Aric Caplan of
who is listed there.
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I would love to consult with you on your
promotion campaign or coach you
your publishing plans
but this list will give you plenty of leads
if you want a
acquisitions editor Terry Whalin says, "editors and publishers
don't read manuscripts. They read book proposals. In
Proposals That Sell: 21 Secrets to Speed Your Success, you
learn the inside scoop to achieve your dreams." I highly
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that are not fed die as readily as
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