Tom Keyes 3:30 – 4:30
Whether you are being published by a royalty publisher, publishing the book yourself or are working with an independent or small press publisher, every author needs to understand the process to create the best book possible in the most cost-effective way. Producing a successful book requires more than just writing a good manuscript. This presentation will walk you through the entire publishing process, from writing your manuscript to marketing your book. You’ll learn 50 specific steps necessary take to your project from manuscript to a successfully published book, and help you avoid unnecessary expense, inconvenience and frustration.
Tom Keyes is an award-winning publisher at Third Child Press. His eclectic background includes running an I.T. project management company, managing two national sales and marketing organizations, and owning a bank-consulting firm with clients throughout the United States and the Caribbean. Also a real estate broker as well as a hospital chaplain, Tom is currently a Midwest Independent Publishers Association board member. www.thirdchildpress.com.