Finding the correct book distribution for your small to medium-sized press is key to the success of the company.
This course details five key ways to move your books to the marketplace including: direct distribution, direct distribution using a fulfillment house, trade publishers that offer distribution, distribution using a full-service book distributor, and international and special sales distribution.
This self-paced informative course provides key detailed videos, links to online resources, a cost calculator, a list of US book distribution companies, white papers detailing the best practices book distribution, and more.
Kent Watson has worked for such notable companies as the Tattered Cover Bookstore, Houghton Mifflin, and Timber Press. He is currently Executive Director of PubWest, and an Adjunct Professor at Portland State University teaching the Business of Book Publishing, and is a book marketing consultant.