How to Support an Author’s New Book: 11 Ideas For You

I loved these suggestions! Quite a few of them hadn’t occurred to me. We have some published authors among us. Get to work, girls, and support your colleagues!

Writers In The Storm Blog

By Chuck Sambuchino

large_5595133805My Writer’s Digest coworker, Brian A. Klems, recently geared up for the release of his first book — a humorous guide for fathers called OH BOY, YOU’RE HAVING A GIRL: A DAD’S SURVIVAL GUIDE TO RAISING DAUGHTERS (Adams Media). On top of that, my coworker Robert Brewer (editor of Writer’s Market) recently got a publishing deal for a book of his poetry.

So I find myself as a cheerleader for my writing buddies — trying to do what I can to help as their 2013 release dates approach. I help in two ways: 1) I use my own experience of writing & publishing books to share advice on what they can expect and plan for; and 2) I simply do whatever little things I can that help in any way.

This last part brings up an important point: Anyone can support an author’s…

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One thought on “How to Support an Author’s New Book: 11 Ideas For You

  1. Thanks for the blog love, Patrise. Chuck has a new blog up today at Writers in the Storm: Submission Tip Checklist: Double-Check These 16 Things Before Sending Your Book Out.

    Again, thank-you for the re-blog.

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