Holiday Catalog Season Time to Brainstorm Your Campaign
The publisher advertising deadline arrived this week, and now it's time for bookstores to start thinking about their role in the campaign--selling books and ringing the register!
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Noteworthies Recent Site Highlights
* What do you do when you need to name a coyote in your story? You call him Pete Fromm. Peter Brown Hoffmeister unveils multiple inspirations for his debut novel, Graphic the Valley, in this compelling interview with writer Tom Cantwell.
* Central Oregon writer Jane Kirkpatrick recently found herself in Ketchikan, Alaska, so what did she do? Naturally, she found a totem pole, Maggie Freitag and Parnassus Books!
Judge George Independent sales rep George Carroll is the only sales rep and the only Northwesterner chosen to serve on the nine-judge panel for the 2014 Best Translated Book Award. It's a well-earned distinction for NWBL's own translated works expert and North-North-West columnist.
Hearthside Advertising Juneau's Hearthside Books has stepped up efforts to sell its two stores. The town needs Hearthside, but the owners need a rest.
LEGO architect's rendering of Powell's City of Books
Classifieds Now On NWBL PNBA classified advertisement listings are now featured on the NW Book Lovers blog. NWBL greatly broadens the options and the audience for NW book-related postings. Current PNBA members are eligible for free classifieds. Contact Tegan Tigani for guidelines and scheduling.
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