Noteworthy Authors, Aspiring Writers, Publishers and More to Gather at the Indie Book Event in NYC

The Indie Book Event, now in its second year, was created to offer independent publishers and self-published authors the opportunity to promote their work.

Online PR News – 23-July-2011 – – WHEN: Saturday, July 30th, 8:00am-7:00pm.
The New Yorker Hotel
481 Eighth Avenue, 34th Street and Eighth Avenue outside of Penn Station
New York, NY

WHAT: The Indie Book Event offers writers a platform to showcase their latest
publications, and provides aspiring writers with an opportunity to glean
invaluable information and key networking. The schedule will include a
speaking panel to include publishing and editing veterans as well as bloggers,
social media experts, eBook professionals and author branding experts who
will provide important leads, tips, ideas, etc. There will be a discussion about
the growing importance of e-publishing, the opportunities e-publishing could
present to independent authors, and the significance that digital books has
within the print publishing industry. The admission fee is only $5. For more
information, visit

This year, the Indie Book Event will honor independent author Donna Carrick
with the first Indie Book Event Award for Excellence in Fiction
for her recent novel “The First Excellence,” a Canadian/Chinese cultural