April 8, 2017
speaker Paula Margulies
Guide to Book Publicity"
by the author of The Tao of Book Publicity:
A Beginner’s Guide to Book Promotion
Book publicist Paula Margulies will present highlights from her workshop called The
Tao of Book Publicity. She will cover techniques that help authors successfully promote their books, such as
how to build an author platform, guidelines for creating blog tours, how to set up a successful speaking tour, and how to
obtain interviews with the media. Margulies will also discuss social media, book pricing and promos, and building an engaging
author website, along with how to develop targeted publicity material, including press releases, Q&As, and tips for creating
newsletter and media lists. Margulies is also happy to answer questions about practical topics such as publicity
costs, timing, and considerations when hiring a publicist.
Our May 13 program will feature
D.P. Lyle, MD
"Using Forensic Science in Your Crime Fiction"
Lyle, an expert on crime forensics, is the author of Forensics for Dummies and the award-nominated novel Deep Six. A master
of fascinating details, D.P.Lyle is a dynamic presenter. Don't miss the May meeting!