Change Management Expert David Cawood Achieves #1 on Amazon Bestseller List!

The Secret Sabbatical: The Revolutionary Approach to Recover Your Imagination and Discover Your Destiny for the Rest of Your Life,  by Dr. David Cawood, has become the is the #1 Amazon Kindle Bestseller in Personal Transformation & Spirituality!  It is also currently the #2 Best Seller in Retirement Planning and #4 in Spiritual Growth Self Help. The Secret Sabbatical is based on a powerful and unique course Cawood developed while serving as Adjunct Professor at the University of British Columbia.   The book and course advocate taking time out Read More +

Michael Carrier’s Ghosts of Cherry Street becomes an Amazon Bestseller!

Ghosts of Cherry Street: And the Cumberbatch Oubliette by Michael Carrier has become an Amazon Top 20 Best Seller! Currently the Amazon Kindle edition Ghosts of Cherry Street is the #3 Best Seller in Pulp Thrillers, the #6 Best Seller in Hard-Boiled Mystery and the #6 Best Seller in Noir Crime.  The launch campaign for the just released Ghosts of Cherry Street: And the Cumberbatch Oubliette was coordinated by Bookstand Promotions. Ghosts of Cherry Street: And the Cumberbatch Oubliette is a suspense thriller involving a chamber of incarceration and torture and a fiendish secret Read More +

Why You Should Do A FREE Kindle Book Launch Promotion

I recommend that new, relatively unknown authors consider a free Kindle Book Launch Promotion using Kindle Select.   Normally a FREE promotion should be accompanied with promotion on various e book sites that promote free or discounted eBooks. Here are the benefits of doing a FREE Book Launch Promotion on Kindle: It gets you noticed. The challenge today for authors is not getting published (which is relatively easy) but getting noticed.   A FREE promotion of your Kindle is an inexpensive way to get lots of downloads Read More +

The Butternut Tree Becomes a #1 Bestseller!

The Butternut Tree by Maureen Ann Richard Kostalnick has become the #1 Amazon Kindle Best Seller in Dysfunctional Relationships and the #2 Kindle Best Seller in Women’s Religious Fiction. The Butternut Tree is a powerful and poignant narrative about a young girl and her family and the dark secret that would transform their life. The book is a fictional account, based on Maureen’s true life experiences, about growing up in Avon, Ohio in the 1940’s and 50’s, a simpler time where life focused around strict Catholic doctrine, Read More +

#1 Bestseller in Biographies of Law Enforcement – Soldier, Policeman, Patriot

David Teich’s memoir, Soldier, Policeman, Patriot, has become the #1 Kindle Best Seller in Biographies of Law Enforcement!  In addition, it is currently ranked at #9 in Military and War Biographies and #9 in Military and Spies Biographies. Soldier, Policeman, Patriot is the story of David Teich who joined the Army at age 16, to defend his country at the outbreak of World War II. Twenty years later, he left as a decorated officer who survived three wars and saved many lives.  It is also the story of his Read More +

Bending Reality by Dr. Richard Schultz Becomes an Amazon Bestseller!

Bending Reality, written by Dr. Richard Schultz and published by Bookstand Publishing, has become an Amazon Top 20 Best Seller! Currently Bending Reality is ranking #3 for Amazon Kindle sales in Travel Biographies and Memoirs and #6 in Biographies of Medical Professionals. In addition, with an overall ranking of 2,466, it is among the top 1% of Amazon Kindle sales. Bending Reality is a well written and beautifully illustrated account of the adventurous career of plastic surgeon Richard Schultz.  Along with his involvement with the CIA and the Chicago underworld, he relates some of his life Read More +

#1 Best Seller in Christian Bible Study Guides and Christian Commentaries – Journey Through the Bible by Kenneth Ruffle

Kenneth Ruffle’s bible commentary, Journey Through the Bible – A Father’s Love for His Children, has become the #1 Kindle Best Seller in Christian Bible Study Guides and Christian Commentaries! Journey Through the Bible – A Father’s Love for His Children, published by Bookstand Publishing, is an extensively researched commentary on bible from Genesis through Revelation written for the Christian layman who wants to get a better understanding of the bible and it’s message. “This book is written in the hope that people will gain a better understanding Read More +

Voyage Media – Bookstand Publishing’s Partner in Book-to-Screen Services

Bookstand Publishing has partnered with Voyage Media to offer a premier selection of Book-to-Screen services to help you get your book in front of a producer and to pitch your story in a professional way that entertainment executives will understand and appreciate. Voyage Media has developed, sold, produced and/or distributed over 2000 entertainment projects for self and unpublished authors, emerging screenwriters and power-house production companies and studios such as Jerry Bruckheimer Television, Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate, and many others.   Voyage Testimonials and Success Stories I’ve produced a Read More +

Developing a Marketing Plan to Sell Your Book – Questions to Ask Yourself Before Your Book is Published

Books don’t sell themselves. You need to promote them. The first step in promoting your book is to develop a marketing plan to sell your book. If you don’t know where you are going, no road will take you there. If you want to sell books, you need to know where you are going; you need to have a plan on how you are going to sell your book. To develop a basic marketing plan to sell your book, you need to ask yourself four Read More +