Category Archives: Public Relations

MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Ami Greko of Goodreads

The following interview with Ami Greko appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here. Ami is also founder of Book Camp NYC.   MC:  What book are … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Rachel Fershleiser from Tumblr

The following interview with Rachel Fershleiser appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MC:  What book are you reading right now? RF:  “Love Me … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

MEDIA CONNECT Interview Series: Leigh Newman From Oprah.com

The following interview with Leigh Newman appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Leigh Newman: … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MEDIA CONNECT Interviews Maggie Linton

The following interview with Maggie Linton appeared in the premier edition of the MEDIA CONNECT newsletter. To view our summer newsletter or to subscribe for future editions, click here.   MEDIA CONNECT:  What book are you reading right now? Maggie Linton:  … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Getting Support For Your Book

photo credit By Brian Feinblum, Senior Vice President and Marketing Officer   To promote your book you need time, money, ideas, a good book, a market and support. Who will help you become a book marketing machine?

Posted in Public Relations, publishing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Four Ways a Speaking Event Helps Authors

photo credit By David Hahn, Managing Director I’ve often been asked over my career, “What is the best way to sell books?” And the “Chauncey Gardiner” in me loves to respond by saying, “The best way to sell books is … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations, publishing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is “Going Tabless” Possible For Publicists?

photo credit   By Dee Donavanik, Publicity Director “To be fully present on the internet at any given moment is a very rare thing,” claims James Hamblin, an editor at The Atlantic in a recent video. He explains that by trying … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

10 Things To Say in a Guest Blog Post

photo credit By Brian Feinblum, Senior Vice President and Marketing Officer To get media coverage in today’s world of book publishing one of the things the more successful authors do is write guest posts for many blogs who are open … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

From College Grad to Book Publicist: How I Did It

By Cori Cagide, Associate Publicist It’s college graduation season. For many recent and upcoming graduates, the biggest question remains: “What do I do now?” As a communications major with a concentration in public relations and a minor in digital communication … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations, publishing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Hidden Symphony Behind a Book’s Success

By Adrienne Fontaine, publicist   A friend of mine recently sent me the link to a New York Observer article on Adelle Waldman’s debut novel The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. I had given this friend my copy of the … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations, publishing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment