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 Voyage Media has developed, sold, produced and/or distributed over 2000 entertainment projects for self and unpublished authors, emerging screenwriters and power-house production companies and studios such as Jerry Bruckheimer Television, Paramount Pictures, Lionsgate, and many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 +

Tears for My City: An Autobiography of a Detroit White Boy Becomes an Amazon Best Seller!

Tears for My City: An Autobiography of a Detroit White Boy written by Dean Dimitrieski and published by Bookstand Publishing, has bolted to the top of the Amazon Best Seller Rankings! As of today the book is the # 2 ranked Kindle book under Midwestern United States History eBooks and the #2 ranked Kindle in Violence in Society . In addition, the book is ranked #41 in Memoirs. Tears for My City: An Autobiography of a Detroit White Boy, winner of the 2013 PARIS BOOK FESTIVAL Read More +

Many Shades of Gray Becomes an Amazon Bestseller!

Many Shades of Gray, written by Carl Turco and published by Bookstand Publishing, has become an Amazon Top 20 Best Seller! Currently Many Shades of Gray is ranking #2 for Amazon Kindle sales in Literary History and Criticism and #8 in Organized Crime. In addition, with an overall ranking of 2,949, it is among the top 1% of Amazon Kindle sales. Many Shades of Gray: A Story of Love, Pain, War & The Enduring Human Spirit, is an epic novel about the rite of passage, indomitable young love, gangsters, heartbreak and Read More +

#1 Bestseller in Two-Hour Biographies – My Journey by Jack Elbon

Jack Elbon’s memoir, My Journey – West Virginia to Korea and Back to WVU, has become the #1 Kindle Best Seller in Two-Hour Biography & Memoir Short Reads!  In addition, this memoir published by Bookstand Publishing, has become the #1 Kindle Best Seller in Korean War History and the #3 Kindle Best Seller for Mid-Atlantic US History. My Journey – West Virginia to Korea and Back to WVU, takes the reader from Elbon’s childhood poverty in West Virginia to success as a musician, war, and a nearly fatal illness Read More +

Happy and Secure in Sonoma County, by Financial Planner Montgomery Taylor, Becomes an Amazon Best Seller!

Happy and Secure in Sonoma County – Piecing Together the Puzzle of Financial Security and Happiness in This Chosen Spot of All the Earth, by Montgomery Taylor, CPA, CFP, and published by Bookstand Publishing is now the #2 Kindle bestselling book in Retirement Planning (#3 overall Amazon Best Seller in Retirement Planning) and the #5 Kindle bestselling book in Money Management. Happy and Secure in Sonoma County a collection of inspirational, true stories about ordinary people’s lives —  in Sonoma County, California. Their financial situation and the Read More +

My Last Letter Home is an Amazon Best Seller!

My Last Letter Home, written by San Jose author Eugene Powell and published by Bookstand Publishing, has climbed to the top of the Amazon Best Seller rankings for Western novels!  The book currently ranks as the #5 Kindle Best Seller book under Western Fiction Classics and #7 for Frontier and Pioneer novels. Overall paid rank is 2,940 which ranks the book in top 1% of Amazon Kindle sales. My Last Letter Home takes place during a time of Westward Expansion and narrates the story of Troy from his birth and childhood Read More +

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Promote Your Book With a Video Book Trailer

A Video Book Trailer can be an effective tool to promote your book.  A Video Book Trailer can be an especially effective way to: Increase traffic to your Author Website.   The search engines love video! In addition, a Book Trailer on your website helps increase the professional image of your book and helps to separate it from the pack. Promote your book to your social media network.  Facebook, Goodreads and LinkedIn are all good places to post your video Book Trailer and, if you have Read More +