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Publisher Interview Series-Where Can Writers Go For Support And Professional Services - mariadismondy.com

Publisher Interview Series-Where Can Writers Go For Support And Professional Services

Company: The Institute for Writers Publisher: Katie Davis Company Mission/Vision: The vision was simple. Our school would be where college level students could learn to write Our faculty would be published authors and committed educators Our students would be people with the skill and drive to become writers Our courses would be taught by our … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-Learn About Publishing Non-Fiction & Book Shepherds - mariadismondy.com

Publisher Interview Series-Learn About Publishing Non-Fiction & Book Shepherds

Company: Wild Iris Publishing Publisher: David FitzSimmons Company Mission/Vision: Wild Iris Publishing specializes in visual media focused on nature, photography, and education. Our award winning children’s picture books have been reviewed in publications ranging from Publishers Weekly to Scientific American, from the Huffington Post to Animal Planet, from School Library Journal to Audubon. Our CURIOUS … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-Four Things Every Project Needs to Get Accepted - mariadismondy.com

Publisher Interview Series-Four Things Every Project Needs To Get Accepted

Company: CBAY Books Publisher: Madeline Smoot Company Mission/Vision: Children’s Brains are Yummy Books is a publishing house located in Dallas, Texas. We publish only high quality fantasy and science fiction children’s literature—the kinds of books that children hide under the covers staying up late to read. Although we primarily focus on novels for older kids … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-How Do You Know Which Publishing Company Is A Good Fit For You - mariadismondy.com

Publisher Interview Series-How Do You Know Which Publishing Company Is A Good Fit For You

  Company: Forest Avenue Press Publisher: Laura Stanfill Company Mission/Vision: Forest Avenue Press, founded in 2012 in Portland, Oregon, publishes page-turning literary fiction. Our titles are infused with a fresh, complex, sometimes nutty, and often-wondrous approach to storytelling. Forest Avenue is the home of the Main Street Writers Movement. (Parades welcome.) As a publishing house, … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-Taking A Look Beyond Amazon In The Publishing Industry - mariadismondy.com

Publisher Interview Series-Taking A Look Beyond Amazon In The Publishing Industry

Company: Write Publish Sell Publisher: Alexa Bigwarfe Company Mission/Vision: I help authors navigate the world of publishing so they can focus on creating their masterpieces. Interview Recap: Two camps of publishing: publish ‘wide’ or publish ‘deep’ There are lots of other places to publish your book like local bookstores, Barnes & Noble, etc. Ask this question: … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-Explore A Platform With A Focused Vision For Their Books

Company: Diplomat Books Publisher: Robin Barone Company Mission/Vision: Diplomat Books is a platform dedicated to planting seeds of curiosity in children about the world through adventure travel books. We are warm and welcoming. We are inquisitive. We exude joy that is contagious. We believe that learning can be colorful, playful, and fun. We honor our … Read More

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Publisher Interview Series-What Not To Say To A Children’s Book Publisher

Company: Ripple Grove Press Publisher: Rob Broder Company Mission/Vision: Our mission is to bring together great writers and talented illustrators to make the most wonderful books possible. We hope our books find their way to the cozy spot in your home. Interview Recap: 10 Things NOT to say in your query letter Don’t tell “Hello, … Read More

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Coffee with Maria-Leverage Author Income With Speaking Engagements

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about leveraging your income with speaking engagements. Find your target market to conduct speaking engagements Bring your books to your speaking engagements My name is Maria Dismondy. I am … Read More

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Coffee with Maria-The Workflow System

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about the workflow system. Use a workflow system app. My team uses Asana. Keep the team organized List of tasks, schedules and deadlines My name is Maria Dismondy. I am … Read More

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Coffee with Maria-Book Signing Tips!

Coffee with Maria is a Facebook live video series that offers tips for publishers, published authors or someone who want to get started writing. Today we will talk about book signing tips. Connect and meet new people Bring your marketing tools Bring freebies, e.g., coloring books Bring your favorite signing pen! My name is Maria Dismondy. I … Read More

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