12 Book Marketing Mistakes to Ban in 2020

January 15, 2019 - Book Marketing -

Book Marketing Mistakes

Since the birth of Reedsy, we've had the chance to work with thousands of authors, helping them get their books out there in the most professional possible form — and to sell them. For many authors, selling a book is even harder than writing it. But whether you're self- or traditionally published, learning to market ... read more »


Ask an Award-Winning Literary Publicist #2 First Steps and Social Media

November 12, 2018 - Book Marketing - Leave your thoughts

Ask an award Winning Literary Publicist: Vol 2

Sandra Goroff is a veteran award-winning literary publicist with Reedsy. Over her illustrious 30-year (and counting) career, she has worked in-house at Houghton Mifflin and represented authors the likes of Clive Cussler, Maurice Sendak, Chris Van Allsburg, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas, and former president Jimmy Carter. In her second guest post, Sandy will answer questions ... read more »


Ask an Award-Winning Literary Publicist #1: Press Releases and Tragedy

November 2, 2018 - Book Marketing - Leave your thoughts

Ask an Award-Winning Literary Publicist#1

Sandra Goroff is a veteran award-winning literary publicist with Reedsy. Over her illustrious 30-year (and counting) career, she has worked in-house at Houghton Mifflin and represented authors the likes of Clive Cussler, Maurice Sendak, Chris Van Allsburg, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas, and former president Jimmy Carter. In this, her first guest post, Sandy will answer questions ... read more »


How Authors Can Get the Most Out of Twitter

October 30, 2018 - Book Marketing - Leave your thoughts

How Authors Can Get the Most Out of Twitter

Nathan Bransford is the author of the Jacob Wonderbar series and How to Write a Novel, which NY Times bestselling author Ransom Riggs called “the best how-to-write-a-novel book I've read." He writes a popular blog on writing and publishing and is also available for book editing and consultations on Reedsy. In this guest post, Nathan explains his ... read more »


"How I Got my Indie Novel Into the Country's Largest Brick-and-Mortar Chain" — By Carol Cooper

How to get your book into libraries

Carol Cooper is a journalist, author, and doctor. She writes for The Sun newspaper, broadcasts on TV and radio, and has a string of non-fiction books to her name including an award-winning textbook of medicine. In this post, Carol reveals how she got her latest novel, Hampstead Fever, into Britain’s largest chain of booksellers.