Marketing Your Self Published Book


The next step in self- or small press publishing.

You’ve written a book and have published, or have a contract to publish–congratulations! Your work is done. Or is it? Now it’s time to take the next step: market and promote your book!

This workshop will address how to increase your audience, visibility, and book sales through self-promotion and marketing. The panelists will cover topics such as social media marketing, marketing in the digital age, how to approach independent bookstores, how to use trade organizations like IPNE (Independent Publishers of New England), how to find and choose book designers and how book art plays a role in book sales, plus tips from successful self-published authors.


Panelists include:

  • Kathryn Guare, Author
  • Charlotte Pierce, Former President of IPNE
  • Bill Schubart, Author and IPNE Board Member
  • Sandy Scott, Bookseller (panelist at The Galaxy Bookshop)

Pre-registration is required. Fee is non-refundable and includes a copy of IngramSpark’s Book Basics, Formatting, Marketing, and Discoverability and the Pocket Guide to Publishing: 100 Things Authors Should Know.

Cost: $25 per person.

DATE: Wednesday, February 21st
TIME: 7 p.m.
LOCATION: The Galaxy Bookshop, 41 South Main Street, Hardwick, Vermont 05843

Purchase tickets with PayPal by clicking the “Buy Now” button below or, if you prefer to use check or credit card, call 802-472-5533 or stop by the store.

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This workshop is also being offered at Bear Pond Books in Montpelier on Tuesday, February 20th, at 7 p.m.