All The Write Marketing

Production and Visibility in the YA Book Trade with Mel Corrigan

June 29, 2021

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In this episode on All the WRITE Marketing, Maria Dismondy talks with Mel Corrigan, Business and Visibility Director at Scribe Publishing on the production and marketing of the book trade business. 

 Mel Corrigan has a PHD in Fuel Science where she took her love of numbers and books to create a career she loves! She uses her analytical mind to strategically look at the big picture of promoting and marketing books to the masses. Mel talks about the importance of timelines and all the love and care that goes into bringing a book to life. 


In this episode, you will learn:


  • What is the value of a 12-14 month cycle for bringing books to market?
  • How can reviews and awards be acquired and leveraged?
  • How and when should a publisher seek endorsements for an upcoming YA fiction novel?



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