Tuesday, April 10, 2012

[PODCAST] Yvonne Rose - Writing and Publishing African American Books via @vvolkman

On April 6th 2012, Tyler R. Tichelaar and Victor R. Volkman spoke with
Yvonne Rose, Associate Publisher and Senior Editor at Amber
Communications Group, Inc. Ms. Rose began her stint at Amber Books in
1998 as the co-author of the Company's flagship title, the national
bestseller, "Is Modeling for You? The Handbook and Guide for the Young
Aspiring Black Model." Yvonne Rose was appointed to head Quality Press
and has turned a few thousands of Self-Published authors manuscripts
into completed books. She spoke with us a wide-range of issues
relating to African-American authors specifically and publishing in general

* Writing for African American culture
* Publishing hurdles of African American books
* Target marketing to African American community
* Writing cross-culture book - mixed race books
* African American any different than other cultures?
* Getting the characters right for the culture
* Importance of covers depicting African American content

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