Publishing the work of I. C. Talbot and K. A. Jordan
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Book Stop Central
Book Stop Central is newsletter for Self-Published or
Small Press Authors.
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writers, we're told that we need a mailing list with at least 1000
fans in order to be successful. Then we're told we need to send that
newsletter out monthly or even (gasp!) weekly.
But most of us
are woefully short of time and short of the magic number of
fans for our list.
HOWEVER -- if enough authors band together and pool our precious
mailing lists, we CAN produce a monthly newsletter than can be sent to
enough people to make a difference for
all of us.
THEREFORE - We at Icy Road Publishing are inviting you to join
our co-op list.
HOW IT WORKS
Your book(s) will be added to our newsletter "Book Stop Central'
for 3 months.
$10 set up fee per
your email addresses
a copy of the book's
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$10 will cover the creation of the ad, adding the cover, text and
links you send us. If your book is available as a paperback, provide
us with that link, or the website of the books store where the book is
At the end of 3 months, you have the option of leaving our list, or
you can sign up for 3 more months.
It is essential for you to add 10 emails to our list each
quarter. You're welcome to keep copies of the addresses you collect.
The success of this venture will depend on the number of email
addresses we get. We need the addresses of readers, people who will
want to buy our books. Random addresses are not going to give us the
For 2015 we are limiting our author list to 25 authors and 50 books.
We are asking that each author contribute a minimum 10 VALID email
addresses. By valid, we mean people who have agreed to be on your
author mailing list.
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If you would like us to send out a special Newsletter, we can do that
if you send us the information, cover art and links. The price
will reflect the time required to produce your press
If you provide services to authors, or run a bookstore, you can
join us as well. We'll be sending out a quarterly newsletter to
authors and will advertise your services.
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