Mary Montague Sikes at the 2006 Virginia Festival  of the Book with Published! Now Sell It!

Published! Now $ell It!


A new "how to market" book for authors.

"An informed and informative guide compiled by the experienced and expert book publicity and marketing team of Mary Montague Sikes, Jean C. Keating, Mildred H. B. Roberson, E. R. Kallus and Joseph Guion." --Bookwatch, March 2006



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Coming Events

October 21, 2006, 10 a.m.
"Promotion and Marketing for Authors"
Presentation by Mary Montague Sikes and Jean Keating
Virginia Romance Writers
Richmond, VA
June 9, 2006 - July 7, 2006
One-person Art Exhibition
Petersburg Art League
Petersburg, VA
April 22, 2006
"Promotion and Marketing for Artists and Writers"
Presentation by Mary Montague Sikes
National League of American Pen Women Biennial, Denver CO
April 21, 2006
"Angel of the Earth and Skies," Tapestry for Peace unveiling
National League of American Pen Women Biennial, Denver CO
February 16, 2006, 6 to 9 p.m.
VMFA Silent Auction, Mary Montague Sikes, "Iris," pastel painting
December 17, 2005
William and Mary Bookstore
Reading and signing, 1 - 4 p.m.
Williamsburg, VA
December 4, 2005
1 - 6 p.m. Gift Box
Christmas on the Town
West Point, VA
December 2, 2005
Art Exhibition Opening, 6 - 8 p.m.
Private Stock,
12A East Main Street, Richmond, VA
October 22, 2005
Talk and signing at Beck & Stein Bookstore
Newport News, VA
October 1, 2005
Talk and signing at William and Mary Bookstore
Williamsburg, VA
6 - 7 p.m. September 16, 2005
Book signing and talk featuring authors of
Published! Now $ell It
Crossroads Art Center
Staples Mill and Broad St.
Richmond, VA
June 11, 2005 - Monti spoke to the Hanover Writers Club 
"Marketing Your Published Books"
Mechanicsville Library, Stonewall Parkway
Mechanicsville, VA



Carolinas On My Mind�                                                   ASU Travel Guide

�The Arresting Ambiance of Antigua                           Accent

                                                                                                The Electroscene

�Rose Hall � Jamaica�s Haunted House�                        BWIA Sunjet

JamaicaLand of Enchantment and Romance�         BWIA Sunjet

Antigua History and Archaeology�                               Southern Boating

�A Taste of St Maarten�                                                     BWIA Caribbean Beat

Heidelberg has charmed romantics for centuries�     Miami Herald

�Ancient Mexican city yields its secrets�                        Buffalo News

�Sweet taste of the past on Antigua                              Buffalo News

Antigua: Is more than just tropical beaches�               The Sun, Lowell, Mass.

Jamaica � Where the livin� is easy and ��                   Chronicle-Telegram

Antigua                                                                             Chronicle-Telegram

Toronto                                                                             Chronicle-Telegram

�Deerhurst Resort: Ontario�s comfortable tradition�   Chronicle-Telegram

�Grab suntan oil, French book for Guadeloupe         Chronicle-Telegram

San Francisco: Bring your walking shoes�                  Chronicle-Telegram

�Jerome: The �wickedest town� ��                                  Chronicle-Telegram

Fla. Panhandle resort caters to every whim�               Chronicle-Telegram

�Fame, long life, fortune stayed here�                            Chronicle-Telegram

�The tranquil island: Hilton Head�                                Chronicle-Telegram

Jamaica: �Fairest the eyes have beheld�                        Chronicle-Telegram

Virginia mansions have spirit(s)�                                  Chronicle-Telegram

�Harper�s Ferry�                                                                  Chronicle-Telegram

Palenque: Once, it was red�                                            Chronicle-Telegram

Jamaica opens its hands to tourists�                              The Richmond News Leader


Gardening photo � cover                                                   Pleasant Living

Mexican waterfall  photo � inside cover                         Venture Inward

Half Moon Bay Hotel photo                                             The Antiguan

Clouds Restaurant photo                                                   The Antiguan



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