- Knowing Your Worth: Finding Value in Self-Publishing
“I need to find out if my book truly has value,” the author sitting before me said, by way of explaining why she’d be shopping her second book to traditional publishers.
- Fall 2019 Children's Announcements: Publishers M-Q
Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and GirouxSomething for You by Charlie Mylie (Nov. 26, $17.99, ISBN 978-0-374-31235-0).
- Book Expo 2019: State of Indie Publishing 'Great, but Sucks'
Wednesday’s Q&A session between Independent Book Publishers Association CEO Angela Bole and She Writes publisher Brooke Warner, who is also IBPA board chair, did not go exactly according to plan, as, due to weather, Warner was unable to arrive at Javits in time for it.
- How to Publish a Perfect Book
Brooke Warner is the publisher of She Writes Press and Spark-Press, a TEDx speaker, writing coach, and the author of Write On, Sisters!
- IBPA University 2019 Receives High Marks
There were 28 breakout sessions throughout the weekend, on subjects ranging from selling to schools and launching podcasts to copyright laws, with several panels, such as one on distribution channels that drew a standing-room-only audience.Keynotes featured speakers relating stories of successes and failures:
- Spring 2019 Children's Announcements: Publishers F-L
Brooks (Feb. 5, $16.99, ISBN 978-1-4867-1467-4).
- The Measures That Matter
These are the measures that matter—the measures that will give authors the most insurance in the end.Brooke Warner is the publisher of She Writes Press and SparkPress, a TEDx speaker, a writing coach, and the author of Write On, Sisters!
- Reframing Publishing Success
My advice to debut authors about publishing success is this: change that 10,000 benchmark to 1,000 for the first book; learn everything there is to learn about book publishing and apply those lessons the next time around; be in it for the long haul; and celebrate the small victories, suc
- Fall 2018 Children's Announcements: Publishers M-Q
Macmillan/Farrar, Straus and GirouxIf Animals Celebrated Christmas by Ann Whitford Paul, illus. by David Walker (Sept. 11, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-0-374-30901-5).
- Fall 2018 Children's Announcements: Publishers R-Z
Random HouseI Am Cindy-Lou Who (Oct. 2, board book, $7.99, ISBN 978-1-5247-1803-9) and I Am Sam-I-Am (Jan. 8, board book, $7.99, ISBN 978-0-525-57958-8) by Tish Rabe; and I Am Max by Astrid Holm (Oct. 2, board book, $7.99,
- The Indie Authors' Guide to Writing Coaches
Brooke Warner is publisher of She Writes Press and SparkPress and author of Green-Light Your Book and What’s Your Book?.
- Hybrid Publishing, Diversity of Voices Focus at IBPA Conference
Brooke Warner, publisher of the hybrid house She Writes Press, was involved in developing the criteria.
- IPBA Develops Standards for Hybrid Publishers
"They fill a demand for authors that neither traditional publishers nor self-publishing services currently meet.”Brooke Warner, publisher at She Writes Press and chairperson of the IBPA advocacy committee, added that the criteria "are coming at exactly the right moment."
- SparkPoint Acquires Shebooks
Authors can take advantage of She Writes print distribution through Ingram Publisher Services, said Brooke Warner, publisher of She Writes.The first new titles from SheBooks are expected to be released this fall and Patriarche estimated that initially 10 SheBooks’ titles will be released per season.
- Spring 2018 Children's Announcements: Publishers N-R
National GeographicMy First Atlas of the World (July 10, hardcover, $18.99, ISBN 978-1-4263-3174-9) introduces basic geography, continent by continent.