Terrain.org recently received:
The Author’s Guide to Publishing and Marketing, by Tim Ward and John Hunt
O Books, 2009 (United Kingdom, distributed by Orca NBN in North America)
From the publisher:
Author Tim Ward and publisher John Hunt have teamed up to create The Author’s Guide to Publishing and Marketing, a must read for any would-be author, especially in tough economic times. The book is an invaluable resource for new and experienced writers navigating the challenging terrain of book publishing and marketing. Crammed full of time-saving advice and specific suggestions to help authors make the most of their literary creations.
The book draws from the experience of Tim Ward, author of four prevous books, and John Hunt, publisher of O Books. O Books operates a distinctive and ethical publishing philosophy in all areas of its business, from its global network of authors to productino, and worldwide distribution.
This book is produced on FSC certified stock, within ISO14001 standards and teh printer plants sufficient trees each year through the Woodland Trust to absorb the level of emitted carbon in its production.
Terrain.org will not be reviewing this book in a future issue. However, it appears to be a comprehensive, very user-friendly book, and given O Books’s commitment to sustainable publishing, should be at the top of your list for books in this category.