Jazzy Q&As here…and the latest on my upcoming novel GLISSANDO – A Story of Love, Lust and Jazz

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NEWS FEED

9.18.17 ~THREE more fantastic pre-pub reviews! Author Gaetan Giannini, NC business owner Cynthia Pierce and CEO/business owner Jeff Miller!

8.24.17 ~ TWO more glowing pre-publication testimonials about “Glissando” from American jazz artist Maurice Johnson and singer/songwriter/talk show host Bianca Rossini!

8.12 17 ~ On the air with GHP/Gary Fuston and friends at “Indie Live Spot” talkin’ jazz and “Glissando” right here: https://goo.gl/iDSYxk

8.4.17 ~ Featured on Lisa Haselton’s blog! https://goo.gl/ktuofR

8.1.17 ~ Just got word that GHP Productions/ Smooth Jazz Radio wants to interview me about “Glissando” with a possible 8/20 airing!

7.29.17 ~ Editor, inundated with manuscripts, says mine is next. Let the story unfold!

7.27.17 ~ About “Glissando” in Times News article: https://goo.gl/RJLSZz

7.13.17 ~ New interview with author-blogger Lisa Hasleton to be posted shortly!

7.10.17 ~ Finalized my bio, synopsis and marketing highlights for Waldorf Publishing!

7.6.17 ~ Journal of the Pocono Plateau ran a story on “Glissando.” Thankful!

6.30.17 ~ Author blogger Fiona McVie has interviewed me on her blog! Many thanks, Fiona!  All about “Glissando”!

6.11.17 ~ Press release on “Glissando” picked up by the Journal of the Pocono Plateau. Link to follow!

6.2.17 ~ Just returned from Book Expo America. Fantastic and exciting! Talked about “Glissando” and made so many contacts. Good work, #BEA!

5.29.17 ~ Barner Books (New Paltz, NY) interested in review copy. Great college-town bookstore!

5.24.17~ Final prep for BEA, packing, checking out booths I’ll visit. EXPO here I come!

5.20.17 ~ Press pickup in Brooklyn Eagle! https://goo.gl/Ps3Cwz

5.15.17 ~ NY Post book reviewer agreed to review “GLISSANDO.” Amazing!

5.9.17~ Press pickup in Pocono Business Journal at https://goo.gl/3Be6SK

5.3.17~ First communique from my new editor Carol McCrow! Can’t wait to work with her.

4.28.17~ Connected with ALA offices to see about a library rep at Book Expo America. Will visit that booth!

4.18.17 ~ Participated in ESU Entrepreneurship Panel, talked about being an author of a “spicy book” & book publishing

4.13.17 ~ Presentation on book publishing and “Glissando” to East Stroudsburg University students

4.4.17 ~ Radio interview on Stony Brook’s WUSB!

4.2.17 ~ Downloaded floor plan for BEA (Book Expo America). Time to plan 2 days of strategic floor-walking!

3.31.17 ~Pre-pub review by Cheryl Melnick/Bangor Teachers’ Book Club: “Smoothly written, intriguing saga.”

3.28.17 ~New headshots coming soon from William Cohea Photography

3.23.17 ~Bookmarks have arrived for BEA! Very satisfied with how they turned out.

3.17.17 ~ Ordered custom-print bookmarks for BEA (Book Expo America); chose butter-yellow background surrounding Glissando book cover

3.14.17 ~ A month and a day away from presenting at the Author’s Expo at the Eastern Monroe Public Library in Stroudsburg, PA, held on April 15

3.12.17 ~ Getting organized for Book Expo America/NYC May 31 – June 2

3.10.17 ~ The cover is revealed! Publication date set for July 2018.

All about everything jazz!

Great Q&As, jazzy insights, musical musings and what it’s like to be a published jazz author, all here. Please click FOLLOW at the bottom of the page to get the latest updates!

Also: check out my blog posts on the famed Jamey Aebersold’s music education website, jazzbooks.com It’s amazing to be able to write for Mr. Aebersold and his top-notch staff.

Also: check out my articles on All About Jazz. Another fantastic resource for music lovers.

Feel free to comment here and I hope this brings you a really jazzy day!

(Header photo “Portrait of Baby Dodds” by jazz documentarian William Gottlieb/Library of Congress)
All contents (c) Debbie Burke 2017