Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Free Display and Charity Tie-In for Authors at North Carolina Book Fair
Book 'Em North Carolina Writers Conference & Book Fair is now taking author registrations for their 2013 event, to be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013. The conference brings together more than 75 authors, publishers, agents and publicists to sell their books and participate in panel discussions. Proceeds from book sales go to literacy campaigns in the community. For more information, visit www.bookemnc.org.
Authors who can not attend but who would like to support literacy by contributing an autographed book can send it to: P.M.Terrell, Book 'Em North Carolina, 2914 N. Elm Street 160, Lumberton, NC 28358.
I'll be sitting on a couple of panels at the fair so if you can make it, please come say "Hello Y'All!" (-: Plan to spend some time learning more about your industry at the panels and seminars. It's all free.
And if you can't, at least send an autographed book for charity. Find the address above!
This fair is headed by p.m. terrell ( www.pmterrell.com). She blogs at www.pmterrell.blogspot.com/.
She is author of award-winning historical books River Passage and Songbirds are Free; internationally acclaimed suspense Exit 22, Ricochet, The Banker's Greed, Kickback and The China Conspiracy; the how-to book, Take the Mystery out of Promoting Your Book; and four non-fiction computer books. Look for her latest book, Vicki's Key, released in 2012!
Carolyn Howard-Johnson, author of This Is the Place; Harkening: A Collection of Stories Remembered; Tracings, a chapbook of poetry; and how to books for writers including the award-winning second ediction of, The Frugal Book Promoter: How to get nearly free publicity on your own or by partnering with your publisher; The Frugal Editor: Put Your Best Book Forward to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success; and Great Little Last Minute Editing Tips for Writers . The Great First Impression Book Proposal is her newest booklet for writers. She has three FRUGAL books for retailers including A Retailer’s Guide to Frugal In-Store Promotions: How To Increase Profits and Spit in the Eyes of Economic Downturns with Thrifty Events and Sales Techniques. Some of her other blogs are TheNewBookReview.blogspot.com, a blog where authors can recycle their favorite reviews. She also blogs at all things editing, grammar, formatting and more at The Frugal, Smart and Tuned-In Editor . If your followers at Twitter would benefit from this blog post, please use the little Green widget to let them know about this blog: