Social Media for Authors: Facebook’s Showing its Age

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With less young people choosing to use Facebook regularly, many are turning to alternative platforms including Snapchat. Our book marketing experts break down what this could mean for authors and the various pros and cons that come with it.

Social Media for Authors: Facebook’s Showing its Age2019-02-22T21:08:08-04:00

Book Marketing Series: Using a Book as Your Business Card (Part I)

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In the first of a three-part blog series, founder of Books from Start to Finish Graham Schofield discusses why some business leaders–and those who may be just starting out–should consider writing a book as their best and most effective business card and resume builder.

Book Marketing Series: Using a Book as Your Business Card (Part I)2019-02-22T21:08:08-04:00

Get Ready for #CanLitPit on Wednesday, July 11, 2018!

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The premier event for unpublished Canadian writers, #CanLitPit, returns on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, with a new pitch character limit of 240 characters.

Get Ready for #CanLitPit on Wednesday, July 11, 2018!2019-02-22T21:08:09-04:00

How to Get Your Book Into Bookstores – Part 2

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As a published author or small publisher, maintaining a professional reputation is very important, especially when speaking with media and bookstore staff. Our book marketing experts provide 5 tips for contacting bookstores.

How to Get Your Book Into Bookstores – Part 22019-02-22T21:08:09-04:00

Book Marketing Series: Leveraging the Holidays to Promote Your Book

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Our book marketing experts offer 5 tips to market your book around the holidays for authors looking to leverage the festive season.

Book Marketing Series: Leveraging the Holidays to Promote Your Book2019-02-22T21:08:10-04:00

Library Talk: Commemorating Local History at the Library

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Thunder Bay Public Library involves the community in the World War One Thunder Bay Centennial Project. Learn more in a Library Talk guest blog by Jesse Roberts.

Library Talk: Commemorating Local History at the Library2019-02-22T21:08:11-04:00

Stratford Writers Festival: Q&A With Drew Hayden Taylor

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From October 20—22, 2017, the Stratford Writers Festival will take over Stratford, Ontario. With the festival rapidly approaching, we caught up with attending author and playwright Drew Hayden Taylor to ask him a few questions about his latest projects, and why literary festivals are important to the Canadian artistic community.

Stratford Writers Festival: Q&A With Drew Hayden Taylor2019-02-22T21:08:11-04:00

Appetite for Words Festival: A Q&A with Jen Agg

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With the Appetite for Words Festival rapidly approaching, we caught up with author and restaurateur Jen Agg, who will be the subject of a literary dinner on Sunday, October 29, at 6:30 pm. We asked her about which part of the writing process she finds the most difficult and more!

Appetite for Words Festival: A Q&A with Jen Agg2019-02-22T21:08:11-04:00