Author Archive: Janet Ruth Heller

I am president of the Michigan College English Association. I have a Ph.D. in English Language and Literature from the University of Chicago. I have published three poetry books: Exodus (WordTech Communications, 2014), Folk Concert: Changing Times (Anaphora Literary Press, 2012) and Traffic Stop (Finishing Line Press, 2011). My scholarly book, Coleridge, Lamb, Hazlitt, and the Reader of Drama, was published in 1990 by the University of Missouri Press. My fiction picture book about bullying for children, How the Moon Regained Her Shape (Arbordale, 2006), has won four national awards.

Book Marketing Tips from 28 Authors, Publicists, and Marketers

A new article by Sandra Beckwith about how to market books includes advice from Janet Ruth Heller.  I urge people to “Do personal appearances and promote them.  Libraries, schools, conferences, and bookstores often sponsor readings, panels, workshops, and book fairs…
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