Book Marketing Tip of the Week
August 29, 2007: Chop Suey Birthday,
National Plastic Surgery Day,
Pretty Woman Day, Tap-O-Mania Day


In this issue . . .
-- Ode magazine
-- Today's Author internet radio show
-- Todd Communications
-- more specialty retailers
-- some interesting websites
-- Tree Banking Inc

Ode magazine
Since 1995, Ode has given a “rich diet of real-life stories about positive change, from all over the world.” Published 10 times a year, this magazine focuses on positive news from around the world involving political, environmental, social, scientific, and cultural changes. Their September 2007 issue featured commentary by Wolfgang Sachs, co-editor of Slow Trade, Sound Farming; an article by James Geary, author of The World in a Phrase; an article by Jill Neimark, co-author of Why Good Things Happen to Good People; and an article by David Servan-Schreiber, author of Healing Without Freud or Prozac. The Ode Readers Blog online features reader/bloggers from around the world.

Send info to Ode, 35 Miller Avenue #330, Mill Valley CA 94941. Email: Letters email: Web: The European address of the editor and publisher is P O Box 2402, 3000 CK Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Jurriaan Kamp, Editor-in-Chief. Email: Writes a regular blog, And Now for the Good News.

Max Christern, Dutch Editor

Jay Walljasper, Executive Editor. Wrote about Bradford Keeney's Shaking Medicine and about Meindert Brouwer's Amazon Your Business.

Tijn Touber, Senior Editor. Writes the Soul Spot blog via their website.

Paulo Coelho, Columnist. Author of The Alchemist, he writes a regular column on spiritual living.

Today's Author Internet radio show
Today's Author, David K. Ewen, host and producer. Email: Videos of show: Web: The show begins with a comedy corner segment, then an author interview, and ends with a musical guest. Participate by calling in on 646-478-5047 on Fridays from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Eastern.

Todd Communications
This company is the major distributor of Alaska-related books to Alaska retail stores, bookstores, etc. If you have an Alaska-related book, contact Todd Communications, Flip Todd, President, 611 East 12th Avenue #102, Anchorage AK 99501-4603; 907-274-8633; Fax: 907-276-6858. Email: Web:

specialty retailers
Kitchen Klutter, 1258 Bay Street, Florence OR 97439; 541-997-6060. Gourmet items for every cook.

Reigning Cats & Dogs, 1384 Bay Street, Florence OR 97439; 541-997-8982. Web: Features books, t-shirts, gifts, and more for dog and cat lovers.

Some interesting websites
Here are a few interesting websites that are looking for additional content. Check them out.

HW Supersite, Edwin Manning, CEO; 313-882-6827. Email: Web: A center for health and wellness professionals worldwide. Looking for health articles.

Play Golf Planet, Joseph Nemchik, Vice President; 407-462-1708. Email: Web: All things golf.

Politic 2.0, Daniel Holsinger, President, P O Box 592, Salt Lake City UT 84110; 801-947-3853. Email: Web: All about politics, all persuasions.

Produced by You, Tracy Carlson, Producer, Honolulu HI; 808-392-6015. Email: Web: Features screenplays and possible screenplays (i.e., books).

Tree Banking Inc.
TreeBankingInc. allows you to invest in the reforestation of the planet by planting trees to replace those used in the printing of your book. This can be a true investment where you can make your money back at some point while replacing trees. For more information, contact TreeBankingInc., Dan Tefft, CEO, 3166 Frontier Avenue, Broomfield CO 80020; 720-519-0902. Email: Web:


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