UPDATE: Our winner is Michelle Reynoso! Thank you to everyone who participated. Keep watching to learn how to write your book, sell it, and market it successfully. We look forward to chatting with you in the YouTube comments.
After months of tutorials and interviews, vlogs and voice-overs, we’ve reached a milestone on The Book Doctors’ YouTube channel:
We shared our 100th video!
To celebrate, we’re running a giveaway, and one lucky winner will get a free 30-minute consultation with us (a $150 value). Here’s how to enter:
- Head over to YouTube to watch our interview with mega-bestseller Mark Kurlansky.
- Subscribe to our YouTube channel.
- Comment on the video.
You can get a full rundown of the official rules here.
You have until December 1, 2019 at 11:59 PM PST to enter. We’ll randomly select one winner, and we’ll announce that winner on our YouTube channel on December 2, 2019.
What could we cover during a 30-minute consultation?
Between us, we have almost half a century’s worth of experience turning talented writers into published authors. Whether your book suffers from Titleitis, has no spine or needs a chapterectomy, we will help you fix it so that you can write it, sell it, and market it. Not to mention have fun while doing it.
Here are a few of the topics we could discuss during your call:
- Choosing the right idea
- Coming up with a great title
- Formulating and perfecting your pitch
- Deciding if you need an agent or if you should go directly to a publisher or explore self-publishing
- Constructing a query letter that will actually get read
- Finding an agent/publisher that’s right for you
- Figuring out the best way to self-publish
- Making and selling an ebook
- Understanding and assessing contract issues and questions
- Creating a social media plan
- Creating an online marketing strategy
- Creating a publicity and marketing plan
- Becoming TV and radio friendly via media training
- Formulating your event-planning strategy
- Setting up a schedule
We’re so excited about the new edition of The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published!
As a thank-you for your support, we’ve planned all kinds of giveaways and contests designed to help YOU get published! We’re giving away a one-hour consultation on your query letter to help you reach the right literary agent or publisher for your book. This is a $250 value.
For your chance to win, sign into the entry form below. Once you’ve signed in, you’ll be able to enter four ways:
- Visit our Facebook page
- Follow us on Twitter
- Join our mailing list
- Tweet about the giveaway
You’ll get an entry for each of the entry options. You can choose one or do all four for more chances to win.
The giveaway runs from Monday, November 30, until 11:59 p.m. (EST) on December 21, 2015. On December 22, we’ll select one random winner. We’ll email the winner directly and announce the winner on social media. Be sure to take a look at the terms and conditions.
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