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CHAPTER 6 – Toddlers

Baby's Got Bling!

This chapter explores:

• What's required for book promotion?

• How much success can an ordinary, everyday mom achieve?

• What is it like to be on national TV? How does it feel to be in "the green room"?

• What is it like to see your face on the cover of the newspaper?

• Does publicity translate to sales?

• What do the Bestseller Lists really mean?

• What does it cost to be an author?

• What is it like to get nominated for a book award?

And provides:

• A month-by-month peek into one year of marketing

• Leading indie book awards links, costs and deadlines

• Ways to sell outside of bookstores: Example of Sponsorship proposal, Example of Private-Label proposal