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Scary Stories Around the Pitfire

  You’re Invited! to Scary Stories Around the Pitfire at Pitfire Artisan Pizza   5211 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601 – on the patio Wednesday October 24th, 7-9pm Join us for this FREE Halloween event! Local authors read and tell spooky stories. Plus, we open it up for open mic readings after the scheduled

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Black Château Authors at Worldcon

Black Château Partners with the Greater Los Angeles Writers Society at Worldcon Several Black Château Authors Sign Books at the World Science Fiction Convention   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Los Angeles, CA — Black Château partners with the Greater Los Angeles Writers Society (GLAWS) to present an array of authors for in-booth book signings at this year’s

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Black Château Partners with West Coast Writers Conferences

Black Château will present two important panels, Embarking on the Heroine’s Journey and Making Great Adaptations, at the West Coast’s premiere conference for authors, writers, and the entertainment industry. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Los Angeles, CA – Black Château Enterprises presents two panel discussions for writers at The Annual Greater Los Angeles Writers Conference, produced by

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Are You Ready for the LA Times Festival of Books?

A sneak peek of books and authors available at the Black Château booth at the LA Times Festival of Books 2018. The LA Times Festival of Books brings together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. It is hosted at the University of Southern California Campus, April 21st to the 22nd.

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3rd Annual Beach-Bound Book Bash

  YOU’RE INVITED! to the 3rd Annual Beach-Bound Book Bash Saturday, May 12, 2018 at TeaPop 5050 Vineland Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91601 (on the patio) 4pm to 6pm a casual tea theme + author readings + stock up on summer books + free tea and snacks FREE to attend. Must RSVP, space limited. 3rd

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Black Château at the LA Times Festival of Books

Black Château Presents an Array of Authors at the LA Times Festival of Books Festival attendees visit booth #912 to meet their favorite author, get signed books, watch media interviews, and join in the festivities. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Los Angeles, CA – Black Château presents an array of authors in their booth during the LA

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Maximize Visibility at Book Fairs and Conventions

Do you know how to work a book fair and get exposure for your book and your author profile? As an author, how do you take advantage of book fairs and conventions? Do you walk the show, meeting industry contacts? Do you sign your book and greet fans? Should you look for media opportunities? Do you need

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In a Writing Slump? Try a Little Exercise!

You’ve heard the jokes about having a “writer’s body.” Maybe you’ve made them yourself. It’s not about weight. Instead, it’s usually about our fitness and health. We’re sedentary as a rule, and there are dozens of studies out there that show that a sedentary lifestyle can be damaging to our health. It’s so easy to

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Are You Ready to Be Zoom-Sational?

How to Get Ready for Your Virtual Panel, Interview or Online Event The pandemic means that many of us are turning on our computer cameras to do online conferences, media interviews, and other online events using Zoom. The same goes for other platforms like StreamYard, Skype, or maybe even the old schoolers still on Google

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Laurie’s Guide for Introverts

A Guide for Introverts to Get the Most out of Writers Conferences  A guest post by: Laurie Finkelstein Laurie Finkelstein is the author of the award-winning Next Therapist Please, a book that juxtaposes humor and romance with anxiety, depression and OCD. A member of the Greater Los Angeles Writers Society, she is among the panelists

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Should Authors Turn Up Their Noses to Media Interviews?

Advice for Authors Who Want Positive Press By Desireé Duffy, Founder of Black Château As an author, one of your goals for a successful book promotion strategy is securing media interviews. Talking about your book’s message to your potential readers is a vital component of your PR and marketing mix. While every author hopes for high-profile

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