stick dog

An Interview with Tom Watson, Author of Stick Dog

Things are going well for author Tom Watson. He wrote a book for his kids called Stick Dog Wants a Hamburger. They liked it, so he wrote another, and another, and another. Then he signed up with BookBaby for worldwide distribution.

Featured BookBaby Titles of the Week: The “Homemade” Aesthetic

This week's theme is "The Homemade Aesthetic," featuring book covers that have an authentic feel and a personal vibe. Despite the old cliché, your prospective eBook buyers might just judge your book by its cover,...

Self-Publishing: Realm of the Authentic Voice?

Neal Pollack's recent New York Times essay "The Case for Self-Publishing" got me thinking. While he currently has a contract with an established publisher to write something "mainstream in concept and execution, with a...

Featured BookBaby Titles of the Week – May 16, 2011

Continuing last week's theme of compelling covers, our three titles this week all feature basic cover designs created by BookBaby artists. From the image of the two trees and the sepia tones to evoke...

Featured BookBaby Titles of the Week

This week's theme is "Compelling Cover Design," and these three titles all feature covers created by the talented artists at BookBaby's Design Studio. Despite the old cliché, your prospective eBook buyers might just judge...

Easy Book Promotion: Strike When the Topic is Hot!

Getting media attention for your book can be hard work. But if you happen to have written a book, essay, or poem about a trending news topic then half the battle is already won! If...

The Double-Edged Sword of DIY Book Marketing

Does literature suffer when authors are responsible for promoting themselves? Salon.com's Laura Miller wrote a fascinating piece called "Author, Sell Thyself: What we stand to lose in a world where writing a great book isn't...

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