Seminars

Self Publishing Seminar – How to Sell Your Book

Grant Lock, published author of “Shoot Me First” and “I’d Rather Be Blind” discusses the various approaches to your sales and marketing and the myriad of decisions that you’ll be faced with on the journey to publishing and selling your book.

 

Self Publishing Seminar – History Books

Robert Laidlaw & Lindy Taeuber share their experiences of producing a history book from research to layout, design, editing, indexing and the all important sales and marketing advice.

 

Self Publishing Seminar – The Importance of Editing

Dr Nigel Starck takes us on a journey of words and explains the role of an editor and why this is a critical process prior to publishing.

 

Self Publishing Seminar – Marketing through Libraries

Dr Alan Bundy AM, Auslib Press and Geoff Strempel, Associate Director of Public Library Services, explain how the library system helps writers to engage a broad audience.

 

Self Publishing Seminar – Design and Layout

Charmaine Power, owner of Mostly Books (local independent bookshop) and Mark Pearce, creative designer discuss the importance and the process of design and layout as well as the things that retailers look for in books when selecting them for their shelves.

 

Self Publishing Seminar – Passion to Publication

Bob Magor, self published author of nine Australian bush poetry books and Tyson Stelzer, wine journalist and writer discuss their self publishing journeys.