A seminar on the ins and outs of marketing and publicity
for picture book and middle-grade authors


Have a book pubbing in the next 6-9 months*?

Have these questions and more been keeping you awake at night?

How do I find out what my publisher is doing for me?

What should I be doing and when should I be doing it?

How do I navigate and assess all the promotional options out there?

How do I balance promoting my book and my day-to-day life?

What social networking channels should I be involved with?


Get all your questions answered at Author Book Boot Camp by Deb Shapiro,

a professional marketer and publicist, and Erica S. Perl, a published author

of more than a dozen picture book and middle-grade novels.



Saturday, April 8, 2017
11 am-3 pm
Location will be in the Metro Washington, DC area, close to the metro
(Exact location pending registration numbers.)
Lunch and snacks will be provided
Cost: $750
Payment must be made prior to or day of.





Please register by sending an email to:
Subject line: Author Book Boot Camp
Please also include your book title, publisher and publication date.

For more information on the seminar or Deb Shapiro & Company, please visit ; for more information on Erica, please visit

*We are only able to accept authors publishing with a traditional publisher.




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