J. K. Rowling Webcast and Book Club Night

Posted by: PineBlue  :  Category: Tools and Tips

Here is a great use of webcasting for authors. Enjoy!

J. K. Rowling Webcast and Book Club Night presented by the Laughing Oyster store

http://www.canada.com/Rowling+Webcast+Book+Club+Night+presented+Laughing+Oyster+store/7312237/story.html

Publishers, Bookstores, Writers and Readers… Oh my!

Posted by: PineBlue  :  Category: Tools and Tips

It’s been a while since I have posted anything on the Bookwebcast blog.

I am still trying to find how to incorporate webcasting and book promotion into a neat single package, but in the meantime here are a few thoughts about the book publishing business as a whole.


I think I need an idea...

I think I need an idea...


Do you need a publisher or should you self publish?

Should you self publish in hopes of getting a publisher?

And what about eBooks and paperback/hardcover, one or the other or both?

There are many more questions, so to give you a valid perspective here is a link to an article by William Petrocelli titled “Who Needs Publishers & Bookstores? Writers, Readers & Everyone Else”

An interesting up coming event “FREE Webcast: How Social Networks and New Media Are Changing the Ways Readers Discover New Books”

Until the next time…