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Trending Now: Book Subscriptions in a Box!

Filed in Marketing Your Book by on March 23, 2016 7 Comments
Trending Now: Book Subscriptions in a Box!

Subscription boxes have become the new “thing” in recent years, as there is one for just about every kind of person, hobby, age, or even your pet. Handpicked beauty products? There’s a box for that. Toys and treats for your dog? There’s a box for that. Featured wine of the month? There’s a box for […]

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Video: Author Dana Rosser Talks TED, The Dr. Oz Show, and Xulon Press!

Video: Author Dana Rosser Talks TED, The Dr. Oz Show, and Xulon Press!

Xulon Press sat down with author Dana Rosser and her husband, world-renowned surgeon Dr. Butch Rosser. We chatted about her upcoming TEDTalk on March 17th, her appearance on the Dr. Oz Show, and her new book “Thru Thick and Thin: Facing Obesity Thru the Eyes of a Loved One.” […]

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Citations 101: What Goes In Your Book’s Bibliography?

Filed in Writing Tips by on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
Citations 101: What Goes In Your Book’s Bibliography?

In college, I took my papers to the writing center solely to have my bibliographies checked. For the life of me, I couldn’t remember what goes in a citation within the text, what goes in the bibliography, or the proper punctuation within the two. I was always amazed at the students who worked in the […]

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Easter: Is It Really the Second Biggest Book-Buying Season of the Year?

Filed in Marketing Your Book by on March 3, 2016 1 Comment
Easter: Is It Really the Second Biggest Book-Buying Season of the Year?

You’ve probably already heard this once, twice, or ten times… But Easter is the second largest book-buying season of the year in the Christian publishing industry. It’s not Christmas, but Easter book sales are still big. And truthfully, while sales do peak during Easter, they also trickle through the last remaining reaches of spring. What spurs […]

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Top 10 Ways to Celebrate National Grammar Day

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Top 10 Ways to Celebrate National Grammar Day

Grammarists rejoice! National Grammar Day is upon us, and we have cooked up some really fun ideas to help you celebrate the day. First, how about a little history? Martha Brockenbrough originally founded National Grammar Day in 2008 because she wanted to help her students with their grammar in a lively and positive way. Even […]

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