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Reflecting on The Texas Book Festival

Posted on: October 17, 2010 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: 2 Comments Tags: , , , ,

The first day of the Festival began with a colorful sunrise over the State Capitol and unseasonably cool temps. Soon around 30,000 people were milling about the grounds,... (more)

Book Marketing & Author Promotion at Book Festivals

This weekend I had the pleasure of presenting workshops on book platform building & author marketing to the annual East Texas Book Fest. The synergy available when authors,... (more)

Spring 2010 Southwest Literary Festivals

Posted on: February 5, 2010 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: No Comments No Tags

March 13-14 Tucson Festival of Books www.tucsonfestivalofbooks.org March 24-28 Tennessee Williams Literary Festival / New Orleans LA www.tennesseewilliams.net April 3 Houston Indie Book Festival kirbyjohnson3@gmail.com April 8-11 Border... (more)

Texas Book Festival ’08

Posted on: November 4, 2008 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: No Comments No Tags

This weekend I attended the Texas Book Festival, along with 40 thousand other men, women, children and dogs. My meticulously highlighted program led me through the State Capitol... (more)

Western Writers of America Convention

Posted on: June 19, 2008 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: No Comments No Tags

Last weekend I flew to Scottsdale to watch two of my authors pick up Spur Awards at the 55th Annual Western Writers of America Convention. At left, prolific... (more)

Texas Book Festival

Posted on: May 14, 2008 Permalink: Bookmark Discussion: No Comments No Tags

The 2008 Texas Book Festival is November 1 & 2 at the State Capitol. If you are not self-published and your title was released over the last 18... (more)