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October 12, 2013
9:30 A.M.—3:00 P.M.


The Bay County Public Library
proudly presents
25 Local Authors



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Presenter Introduction:  Carole Bailey


9:35 – 11:30


William Sudah, Consultant and General Manager ExpertSubjects.com


  • Steps involved in getting a manuscript ready for self-publishing
  • Importance of a good cover design from a marketing point of view -- examples
  • Interior layout – examples
  • Self-publishing, where and how
  • Traditional publishing, query letters, how to find publishers and agents and how to submit
  • Expert Subjects, LLC Publishing Program
    •  Editing, Book Cover Design, Book Interior Layout, E-reader Formatting, Book Printing, Traditional Publishing, Press Releases, Website Design, Marketing and More.



11:30 – 12:00 

Lunch break:

Bring a sack lunch to enjoy while conversing with speakers and other local authors


12:00 - 3:00


Author Book Signings and Sales:

Meet 25 local authors


12:00 – 3:00

Individual/Group Consultation with William Sudah




Whether a visitor or a resident, join us as we celebrate the written word, have fun, and make books come alive!


For additional information: bmead@nwrls.com or 850-522-2120
**Free of Charge and Open to the Public**