Jim Cox Report Shares “Make Sure Your Website Has the Right Stuff” from Marsha Freedman

One of my long time cyberspace pen pals is a Marsha Freedman, an experienced and exceptionally competent book publicist who has work in this field almost as long as I have. She also puts out an informed and informative newsletter for the publishing industry called “The PR Insider”. From time to...

Jim Cox On The Importance Of Which Words You Use

I value Jim Cox’s insight into books and the words that make them. I found this post extremely beneficial.  ~MDH   Words are important in how things are described. They can caste something in a positive or negative light. For example, in the political sphere we’ve seen “Inheritance...

You Have a Good Book Review, You Still Need to Market It

  Frequently, I quote Jim Cox from Midwest Book Reviews. In sharing part of his newsletter, you will see the importance of using a book review effectively. You have to market a book for it to sell. Dear Publisher Folk, Friends & Family: Getting reviews for your book from reputable sources is an...

Sending Your Book to be Reviewed?

Check out what can happen if you send your book to be reviewed and do not provide accurate information. I have quoted Jim Cox of Midwest Book Reviews before, as I consider his company quite reputable and fair. His love of books and providing this service is second to none. This month’s newsletter from...

Jim Cox Midwest Book Review on Charging for E-Book Reviews

I have a high regard for Jim Cox and Midwest Book Reviews. Jim, along with his dedicated team of book reviewers, has been publishing print book reviews for a long time.  He is one of view reviewers who reviews independently published books. With the event of e-books, Midwest Book Reviews has a slew of them...