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October 6, 2018
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sharon Lawson Room
508 N Cusick Street
Maryville, TN 37804
Introduction to Self Publishing October 6 2018 (Signage)
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Introduction to Self-Publishing - Advanced Registration Required

Saturday, October 6, 2018

BCPL Sponsored - Open to Public

  • Learn the basics of self-publishing in this half-day workshop conducted by Jim Stovall, the Blount County Public Library's current writer-in-residence ( The workshop will cover everything you need to know about getting started in the world of independent publishing and how to make your book available on Amazon, Kindle, Barnes and Noble, iBooks, and other book-selling forums. Topics covered: manuscript creation and set-up; handling photographs and images; choosing a self-publishing service; costs; and promotion. Advance online registration is required as is a $10 registration fee which includes a box lunch from the library’s Bookmark Café. Lunch is not optional, and lunch order options are on the registration form.  Seating is limited to 30.  For more details, call Adult Services (Reference Desk) at 865-273-1428 or 865-982-0981, ext. 1450. This event will be in the Sharon Lawson Room.