CONTINUING COMMITMENT TO GENDER EQUITY BY ICE HOCKEY GOLD MEDALISTS JOCELYNE AND MONIQUE LAMOUREUX CHRONICLED IN NEW BOOK

NEW YORK, NY—Radius Book Group announced plans to publish Dare to Make History, by 2018 Olympic gold medalists in women’s ice hockey, Monique Lamoureux-Morando and Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson.  Slated for publication in February 2021, the book shares the authors’ journey to the pinnacle of their sport, all while battling for more equitable treatment as compared to […]

Getting into Bookstores

When you publish a book, you want to see it in bookstores. All the while you were writing, editing, designing, typesetting, producing, and printing the book, the anticipation of actually seeing and picking up a copy in a bookstore motivated you. Your book is your baby and as a proud parent, it would be disappointing […]

Do Authors Still Need Publishers?

The Question Countless publishers of different stripes around the world diligently strive to make it in this tough industry. The publishing landscape is ever-changing. Some stalwarts are closing their doors for good after a long run, while brash newcomers are just setting up shop. Mergers and acquisitions contract the market, while new technologies expand possibilities. […]

The Importance of an Author Platform

If you want to publish a book, you had better arrive at the party with a strong author platform. While the arena of book marketing and publicity encompasses a host of different activities and possibilities, the top priority is leveraging an author’s platform. That’s how you raise awareness, build interest, and drive sales. Valerie Peterson’s […]

Why Does It Take So Long? (Part 1 of 2)

Authors Need to Plan from Beginning to End In last week’s post we discussed the sales cycle of your book from end to beginning. This week we take a step back and put the sales cycle in the context of the entire publishing process. You are investigating publishers who might publish your book, or help […]

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