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Can You Hear Me Now? By Marika Flatt.

APSS, Bowker and IngramSpark bring you a monthly series of free, book-marketing webinars.

Our next event is on October 26 at 7:00 pm ET):

Can You Hear Me Now? By Marika Flatt. Your book publishing date is on the horizon. How do you let the world know it exists in this digital age? Learn what every author should know to create a successful book launch and publicity campaign with a seasoned book publicist of 25 years, Marika Flatt, owner of PR by the Book (an Austin-based firm celebrating 20 years).

     Marika will bring her years of experience to the table and drill down to what you can be doing to raise your publicity game, thereby increasing your brand and ramping up your discoverability. She'll also unpack all that their Author to Influencer Accelerator entails.

     The link to register for this Zoom meeting is:

Special Sales Tip of the Day: October 3, 2022

Past failures can make you more marketable to employers. Big companies like GE and Coca-Cola are seeking to nurture entrepreneurial cultures. Hiring managers may want people who failed and learned from mistakes. They say, “Turning failures into successes down the road is something we view as an asset.” (Fortune magazine)

Quick Pick of the Week

 Here is a place to find a sales representative or group to sell your books: Rep Hunter,, 877-895-2909

Spotlight on a Resource for APSS Members

Commission Sales To Non-Bookstore Buyers

Guy Achtzehn and his team can sell your book on a non-returnable, commission basis to buyers in corporations, associations, schools and government agencies, people who typically buy in large quantities. We do all the selling and negotiating for you and you get incremental revenue. Get a personal sales force without the cost. Our national team of experienced salespeople call on buyers regularly and have the relationships in place that could take you years to nurture. Focus on what you do best -- writing or publishing books. Our strength is in selling them.  Contact

You Said It

“I learned so much from the APSS meeting and the presentations of other speakers. It gave me some new ideas for my books and for his site. I enjoyed the great group of people and their ideas.”   Marlene Zefferys

They Said It

“If you have a garden and a library you have everything you need.”



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