What To Do Before Your Book Launch

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I’m a fan of Randy Susan Meyers. Ever since I heard her speak at the 2010 Backspace Conference. Here first novel, The Murderer’s Daughters, is exquisite. I’m 100 pages in and I can’t wait to get back to it. So when I saw she co-wrote What To Do Before Your Book Launch I had to pick it up.

Randy Susan Meyers and M.J. Rose provide an intimate portrait of what happens to a writer during the book launch process. It reminded me of what Anne Lamott’s book Bird By Bird does for the writing life.

They provide real life examples and insights from insiders in the business. They help authors manage expectations and learn when to speak up and how to put their best foot forward.

I appreciated their chapter on manners for authors–it’s really about being nice. Genuinely nice.

The writer’s launch “ten commandments” are rules…

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2 comments on “What To Do Before Your Book Launch
  1. Thanks for the reblog! 🙂

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