Lisa's book signing and the release of the inaugural title through this partnership with Indigo Books & Music illustrates the increasing acceptance of indie authors by mainstream retailers
Bloomington, Ind. (Vocus) October 26, 2010
iUniverse, the leading book marketing, editorial services, and supported self-publishing company, is pleased to announce that the first book published through its unique partnership with Indigo Books & Music has been released. Lisa Dewar, author of “Kiss Her, Kill Her” (IBSN: 9781450259989), will be signing copies of the book at the Chapters retail store located in the Chinook Centre (6455 MacLeod Trail) in Calgary, Alberta, Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 2 p.m. MDT.
Dewar published her novel using iUniverse’s Indigo Chapters Bookstore Signing Publishing package. Features of this publishing package include guaranteed stocking of the book in a Chapters bookstore for a minimum of eight weeks; an in-store book signing; conversion of the content to make it compatible with Kobo—Indigo Chapters’ eReader; eligibility for iUniverse recognition programs and booksellers’ returnability.
“Lisa’s book signing and the release of the inaugural title through this partnership with Indigo Books & Music illustrates the increasing acceptance of indie authors by mainstream retailers,” said Kevin Weiss, president and CEO of Author Solutions, Inc., iUniverse’s parent company. “The bookstore serves an important role as a community gathering place, and these types of events allow local Canadian authors to reach out to readers in their communities, while driving increased traffic to these stores. It’s a win-win situation for everyone.”
Indigo Books & Music Inc. is the largest book retailer in Canada, with over 240 locations across Canada, and operates the popular retail Web site chapters.indigo.ca.
To learn more about these exclusive Indigo Chapters publishing packages, or to begin publishing your book with iUniverse, log on to iuniverse.com or call 1-800-AUTHORS today.
iUniverse, an Author Solutions, Inc. author services provider, is the leading book marketing, editorial services, and supported self-publishing company. iUniverse has a strategic alliance with Indigo Books & Music in Canada. In Oct. 2009, iUniverse celebrated ten years of serving authors. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, iUniverse also operates offices in Indianapolis. For more information or to publish a book, please visit iuniverse.com or call 1-800-AUTHORS.
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