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Join Us for Indie Author Day!

Libraries across North America are hosting the second annual Indie Author Day on Saturday, October 14 to bring their local writing communities and readers together.

Join us all day at Central Library in Jamaica for author panels, book readings and signings, workshops, presentations, and more! You can see a schedule of them below.

Get involved with your indie writing community on October 14!

 

 

 

 

 

Event Schedule

Queens Central Library
89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica
718-990-0778

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.: Mini Book Fair on the Main Floor
Meet and greet international authors. Books will be available for sale and signing.

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.: The Costs of Self-Publishing and How to Produce a Professional Book
Gain valuable insights from leaders in the industry in these workshop videos provided for Indie Author Day.

12:30 to 1:30 p.m.: Working with a Professional Editor, presented by Tim Fredrick
Whether your book is meant to inspire, inform, or entertain, having it professionally edited can make all the difference with reviews and sales. In this session, learn the different types of editing, the process of working one-on-one with an editor, and what to look for in choosing the right editor for you.

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.: Mini Book Fair on the Main Floor
Speak one-on-one with self-published and indie published authors. Books will be available for sale and signing.

2:00 to 3:00 p.m.: The Special Challenges of Publishing in a Language Other Than English
A panel discusion with Liana Alaverdova, Raynelda Calderon, Roushan Hasan, Sonia Hu, and Maria Paz Cuevas. Click Here for Bios.

3:30 to 4:30 p.m.: Gaining More Exposure and How to Market Your Book
Authors—would you like to sell more copies of your book and be reviewed and noticed? Leaders in the industry will share some tips in these workshop videos provided for Indie Author Day.

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