June Meeting

Going Wide with Book Sales

You spent months and years slaving over your book. Now your novel is ready to publish.

Should you be exclusive to Amazon, reaching millions of American readers? Or should you publish worldwide tapping into millions of English speaking readers in 220 countries?

  • What is Amazon KDP?

  • How many English readers are worldwide?

  • Find out more about the “long tail” market curve.

  • Learn the Pros and Cons of each publishing method.

Thinking of exploring the world of self-publishing? There’s a lot to navigate! So, are you ready to start? In this fact-based workshop, we will share knowledge and offer new insights about self-publishing – all the ups and downs and in-betweens!

About Our Speaker

Marty Knox is a retired math teacher and computer science instructor. She lived in Arizona for thirty-eight years and now lives in the Ozarks. She’s a member of writing groups: SINC, Sleuths Ink, Joplin Writers Guild, Ozark Writer’s League, and Ozark Romance Authors. Also a member of AEA and NEA.

Marty loves books and is an omnivorous and voracious reader; no bot has figured her out. Non-Fiction, Classics to SciFi to Mystery to Adventure, whatever strikes her fancy. She says, “Isn't one click amazing?

As Mame says: Life is a banquet, and I add, so are books waiting to be devoured by lucky you. Never in human history has it been easier to enjoy a good story whether 3000 years old or just written today. Experience an adventure, far away places, and meet interesting characters. Never stop reading.


June Meeting Details

ORA meets the first Saturday of every month at the Library Center.

Business meeting: 11:00 a.m.

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Speaker: 12:30 p.m.

Room: The Library Center ROOM A