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POW-BAM-SELL: The Guide to Comic Book Marketing
by Matt Herring
So you just published your first comic book. Now what do you do? This is a problem all comic creators face, not just you. Let Matt (Matman) Herring, co host of the Secret Identity Podcast help you plan your marketing strategy to help you reach a mass audience. From covers and book quality, to setting up for a show, this book is a must read for those looking to make the comic industry their profession.
Here's some testimonials:
"Matt is one of the most positive people I've met in my 15 years of comics." - Joe Kelly (co - creator of Ben 10 and writer of Superman, X-Men, JLA and I Kill Giants)
"Buy this book or I will come to your house and beat you within an inch of your life." - Jimmy Palmiotti (writer of Jonah Hex and so many other awesome books)
"If you ever wished you could get marketing insight from every comic creator out there, now you can. Matman has organized all the best tricks of the trade in one handy guide." - Chris Giarrusso (creator of G - Man and the guy who put the mini in Mini Marvels)
You can get the digital Version of POW-BAM-SELL right now on Drive Thru Comics for $6.00! Click here to go to the product page.
Matt also has a Facebook page for the book, which you can check out here.
If you're interested in ordering a print copy of POW-BAM-SELL, contact Matt directly at email@example.com. He'll even sign it for you!
Courting the King in Yellow
by Brian LeTendre
If you are a fan of 80's horror movies, H.P. Lovecraft and apocalyptic conspiracies, then this book is right up your alley.
Courting the King in Yellow is a horror story that pays homage to Robert W. Chamber's 1895 classic The king in Yellow. Here's the cover copy:
When Melotte Pharmaceutical moved into the struggling city of Springfield, residents saw it as a godsend.
But while the city’s fortunes appear to be turning around, something sinister is brewing within its homeless population.
Four newfound friends stumble onto a horrific plan for the city, and their lives will never be the same again. Because on Halloween night, a new horror will be coming to Springfield, and they are the only ones who can stop it.
You can get the print and digital (PDF, ePub and Mobi) versions of Courting the King in Yellow right now at Drive Thru Fiction for a total of $10.99! If you want print only, its' $9.99, and the digital versions are $2.99 (for all three together). Click here to go to the Drive Thru page.
You can also get the Kindle version of CtKiY on the Amazon Kindle Store, and the ePub version on the Kobo eBook Store.
To find out more about the book (and the process behind it), check out Brian's blog at www.seebrianwrite.com.
Brian also put together a trailer for Courting the King in Yellow, which you can view below.