Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Catch Me If You Can

After spending most of Oct-Dec in bed recovering from surgery for a herniated lumbar disc, I'm going to be zooming around again. Here's my events schedule (so far) thru May.

January 24 - Book Promotion 101 Teleseminar
3:00-4:30pm ET (12:00-1:30 PT)
Includes Q&A, Marketing Plan Worksheet & private 15-minute follow-up consultation.

January 29 & 30 - Space Coast Writers Guild Conference
Cocoa Beach, FL
  • "Book Promotion 101"
  • "Polish Your Pitch"
  • individual 10-minute pitch coaching sessions

March 19 - Book Promotion 101 Workshop
WriterHouse, Charlottesville, VA
Guest speaker: Alison Larkin, author of The English American

Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville

March 18, 7:00pm - "Candy & Booze: Good for the Jews?" Moderator; with Katharine Weber (True Confections) and Max Watman (Chasing the White Dog: An Amateur Outlaw’s Adventures in Moonshine).

March 19, 4:00pm - "The Business of Book Reviewing: Changes & Challenges"

Host; Ron Charles, Washington Post, and freelancers David Montgomery, Rebecca Skloot and Katharine Weber; moderated by Bethanne Kelly Patrick.

March 20, 10:00am - "Book Promotion for the 21st Century">
Moderator; with nonfiction author Jag Bhalla, novelist Carleen Brice, book publicist Kelly Powers and science writer Rebecca Skloot.

Backspace Writers Conference, New York

May 27, 6:00pm - "Polish Your Pitch" with Ron Hogan