Standup comic and author Bob Alper writes about how social distancing may have slowed his schedule as a standup comic—but has led to the creation of two new online options for fans who like to book his appearances each year. Many authors are experimenting with online options for outreach and marketing. Here’s how Bob is doing it, complete with a free option for a daily laugh.
Susan Stitt recommends six fun and inspiring books that Mom will enjoy—including one on diverse traditions in bread baking (perhaps one of those traditions connects with your family) and a delightful book by Bishop Laurie Haller about the importance of play and purpose in our lives. In the midst of COVID-19, Americans are reading more books than ever!
Because of the dramatic changes brought by COVID, millions of readers are looking for books, right now. Marketing Director Susan Stitt lists 10 tips for authors—and those who love authors—to welcome with those readers and help them find great books.
A commitment to religious and cultural diversity is a pillar of Front Edge Publishing, which shines during seasonal celebrations like the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In this column, we introduce the author of “Beauty of Ramadan”—Najah Bazzy, the internationally known cross-cultural peacemaker and founder of Zaman International. From CNN to PEOPLE magazine, Najah has been honored for her work that focuses on helping at-risk women and children.
At Front Edge Publishing, we’ve had many inquiries from both authors—and our regular readers—about whether our books still are shipping. The one-word answer is: Yes! Marketing Director Susan Stitt explains the options for coping with (or even bypassing) delivery delays.