Interview with Steve Bassett – Author of “Father Divine’s Bikes”

FATHER DIVINE’S BIKESSteve BassettBookBaby (2018)ISBN 9781543927597Review and Interview by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views Steve Bassett was born, raised and educated in New Jersey, and, although far removed during a career as a multiple award-winning journalist, he has always been proud of…

Participating in a Literary Event? Here Are a Few Things to Consider

Sheri Hoyte Managing Editor One of the first things many authors think of when their book is released is marketing and publicity. Participating in literary events should be a big part of that plan. For many, participating as panelists or…

CREATING A BOOK VIDEO THAT COMPLEMENTS THE BOOK’S MARKETING

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor We have discussed many times about how book videos can benefit a book’s marketing campaign. But we have never talked about what that book video should look like! I don’t mean about what format (video or slide…

What to Do with Your Backlisted Title

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor This is a question that has been nagging me for a while. When I first published my first edition, I knew nothing about the Indie publishing industry. Yet my book, did not do bad at all, considering…

Interview with F. Scott Kimmich – Author of “The Magdalene Malediction”

THE MAGDALENE MALEDICTION F. Scott KimmichDog Ear Publishing (2019)ISBN 9781457560569Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (04/19) F. Scott Kimmich was born in Indianapolis and is an honors graduate of Haverford College. He is a winner of the French Government…

Are Literary Awards and Book Reviews Relevant to Sales?

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor We all know that many readers check the reviews before deciding on a book, so no wonder most authors rush out to get book review requests even before the launch of their new title. We also know,…