(PRWEB) September 17, 2011
Autography LLC and Open Road Integrated Media announced today that they are hosting the first national literary ebook signing featuring Autography’s patent-pending technology. Novelist Jonathon King will autograph free copies of his Edgar Award Winning The Blue Edge of Midnight at Saturday’s Bouchercon Mystery Conference in St. Louis, MO.
Autography’s e-signing technology works across all major eReader platforms and applications. In addition to special graphics just for Bouchercon, the signature page can also feature a picture with the author that is also inserted into the attendee’s ebook. The now personalized greeting can be exported to Facebook or Twitter with a single button if they choose.”
“Attendees will have the opportunity to see our technology in action by having their ebooks signed and getting photos added to the signature page,” said Autography Co-founder Tom Waters. “This exclusive opportunity is available only for Bouchercon attendees who visit Jonathon Saturday afternoon.”
Open Road said: “We are always looking for innovative ways to connect authors with readers and are excited to usher in the digital age of book signings with Autography and Jonathan King.”
Edgar-award winning author Jonathon King is the author of the Max Freeman crime series set in the Everglades and on the hard streets of urban South Florida. In addition to his award winning backlist titles, Open Road published an E-riginal Midnight Guardians this past year.
About Open Road Integrated Media
Open Road Integrated Media is a digital publisher and multimedia content company. Open Road creates connections between authors and their audiences by marketing its ebooks through a new proprietary online platform, which uses premium video content and social media. Open Road has published ebooks from legendary authors including William Styron, Pat Conroy, Jack Higgins, and Virginia Hamilton, and has launched new e-stars like Mary Glickman.
Autography LLC is a media technology company headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida. The firm features a patent-pending method for inserting an autograph or other personalized salutation into an e-book or other digital media. The system works with all popular eReader devices. The company was cofounded by author TJ Waters and technology executive Robert Barrett in May 2011.