A key part in getting press for your books is talking to local papers. Don't just send them a press release - they get deluged with them. Make it personal. Show them how local readers will be interested in reading about local authors.

That's what I did. The cycle took a few months, but it resulted in a front page story!

The Strength of Ink

So the key is to think like a reporter. They want a story that readers will comment on and share. What angle can you provide, to help them out?


Lisa Shea, Low Carb and Video Games Editor
Low Carb Forum