Author Talk: Self-Publishing in New Zealand

18:00 pm
19:30 pm
Mt Eden Village Centre - Lounge
449 Mt Eden Road

In 2019 it's easier than ever before to get your book produced through self-publishing. It's also harder than ever to get your book noticed in a noisy publishing market. How do you cut through the noise and make your book stand out? Come along and hear Dave MacManus from The CopyPress in Nelson take you through the steps of self-publishing.

ABOUT THE BOOK: How your book is edited, designed and distributed all play a role in how well it will sell. Dave will cover how to find people to help you at each step and how to maximise your book's potential. Whether you're a newbie or an experienced self-publisher, this talk will help take you to the next stage of your journey.

How do you publish, market and distribute a book in New Zealand?

This book demystifies the self-publishing process and provides some much-needed clarity on the topic, with information and resources specific to New Zealand. Self-Publishing in New Zealand will take you through the whole operation, from decisions about print and design, to effective sales and marketing, to getting your book into bookshops and other retail outlets. It will provide you with questions to ask your printer or publisher, and help you spot potential scams.

The face of self-publishing has changed. It’s easier than ever before to use distribution channels to showcase your work and get it into the hands of your readers. With the right resources and knowledge you can turn your writing dreams into publishing reality.

Whether you are new to self publishing, or an experienced independent author, Self-Publishing in New Zealand will help you find the best strategies to maximise your book’s potential.