Self-Pub Seminar

Seminar: Selling Self-published Books to Bookshops

Don’t just print it, sell it - book markets and methods
Come and join your fellow self-published authors at this seminar about what bookshops look for, when stocking a self-published book. Held during the Booksellers NZ conference, this is a unique chance to meet some booksellers and learn more about the industry you are now part of. 
  • Learn from experts about the realities of the book market.
  • Find out how to make your book more visible in the marketplace.
  • Learn about the Nielsen database for books and why it’s so important.
  • Find out about the steps you need to take to engage booksellers and readers to make sure that your book sells and keeps selling.
Featuring speakers Tony Moores (Manager, Poppies Group), Nevena Nikolic (Marketing Manager, Nielsen Book NZ), Karen McMillan (PR expert, self-published author), Mary Egan and Sophia Egan-Reid (Egan Reid designers), Stella Chrysostomou (bookseller), and Zee Southcombe (bookseller, self-published author). 
When: Saturday 2 July, 10am - 12 noon
Cost: $100 per participant, payable by direct credit or PayPal
Where: Calder McKay Room, Heritage Hotel, Hobson St, Auckland 
Includes: Take-away information sheets about selling your self-published work in to bookshops 
Registrations open: Monday 30 May, closing 5pm, Wednesday 22 June
Bookshops and libraries: Please print this PDF flyer and give it out at your bookshop or library branch over the coming weeks.