Your Best Writing Life

How to Market Your Book with the Cover with Samantha Evans

November 07, 2023 Host Linda Goldfarb Season 6 Episode 165
Your Best Writing Life
How to Market Your Book with the Cover with Samantha Evans
Show Notes

How much thought should go into book cover selection? Today’s guest shares five aspects we need to be clear on to have successful sales.

 Welcome to Your Best Writing Life, an extension of the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference held in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mts of NC. I’m your host, Linda Goldfarb.

Today’s guest is Samantha Evans – Sam's book Love Letters to Miscarriage Moms won second place in the Golden Scroll Awards for 2023. She and her husband live in Simpsonville, SC. Their cross-country move included two vehicles, three daughters, two cats—Pitter and Patter, and their husky.  Sam was overruled in her campaign to name the dog Onomatopoeia. 

Five aspects to consider when creating your book cover to maximize sales.
 The Title is our First Hook

Think in Terms of Thumbnails
Book cover Color Matters
Clear the Clutter
       
Compare Shoppers vs. Readers  

LINKS
More About Samantha Evans
Samantha Evan’s Newsletter
Samantha Evans’ Website
Samantha Evans' PDF Chapter Giveaway
Samantha Evans on Twitter
Samantha Evans on Author Central
Samantha Evans on Facebook
Samantha Evans on Instagram
Samantha Evans on YouTube   

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About your host - Linda Goldfarb

Besides hosting Your Best Writing Life, Linda Goldfarb is a multi-published award-winning author, audiobook narrator, international speaker, board-certified Christian life coach, co-owner, co-founder of the LINKED® Personality System, and co-author of the LINKED® Quick Guide to Personality series.

Linda and her hubby, Sam, are empty nesters leading full lives. With four adult children and 15 grandbabies– life is a new adventure every day. She loves sipping frothed coffee with friends, traveling the countryside with Sam, and sharing transparent moments with family.

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