The hilarious book trailer for John Kenney’s debut novel “Truth in Advertising”
Tags: book trailers · publicity · video
An offer of new signed bookplates for my readers.
Tags: bookplates · publicity · Rockwell Kent
Orion unveils an outrageously cool series of posters to be displayed alongside escalators at select London Tube stations.
Tags: Defending Jacob · publicity
What Henry James’s story “The Private Life” tells us about writers and book tours.
Tags: book tours · Defending Jacob · Henry James · On Writing · publicity
Laura Miller wonders about what is lost in the new publishing model of author-as-promoter. (link)
Tags: bookselling · ebooks · publicity
A study uses negative book reviews to test the old saw that “all publicity is good publicity.” The result: for the most part, it is better to be trashed by the Times than ignored by it.
Tags: bookselling · New York Times · publicity
Blogging will probably never help me sell books, but to me it’s worth doing anyway.
Tags: blogging · bookselling · publicity · williamlanday.com