Latest member news

Please join us in congratulating our members for their many accomplishments this spring!

  • Kathryn Biel appeared in BookBub for a contemporary romance in March
  • Kari Cole set up a new website, set up a newsletter, and turned in her second book.
  • Christie Logan released a short story, “Dear Acquaintance”, available through instafreebie
  • Jean C. Gordon had a cover reveal for Sweet Entanglement (multi-author Indigo Bay series). It releases on 6/11/18.
  • The first book from Rebecca Grace Allen’s Legally Bound series, His Contract, became an Amazon and Barnes and Noble Bestseller last month. Book 2, Her Claim, was released and got starred reviews by RT books and Library Journal.
  • Natalie Hart became a member of the PRO community

June 2018 Meeting

Our next meeting will be held this Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the East Greenbush Library. The business meeting will begin at 1pm, to be followed by a special workshop from visiting speaker Judith Utz. We hope to see you there!

June 9, 2018 – Judith Utz, Marketing Professional
Blogging is a mainstay in books and whether you want to get noticed by a huge name in review blogging or hook up with a site owner who has the same taste in Romance, knowing how to talk to, and meet, bloggers is important, especially in light of an upcoming release. This workshop will cover crafting a new release strategy then drilling down and understanding how blogging and bloggers fit into current literary marketing and release efforts with an aim at understanding the whys of blogging; finding sites and bloggers who fit your brand; making those critical blogger relationships; crafting pitches; and getting your book noticed.