“We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading.” —BF Skinner
“I'm writing a book; I’ve got the page numbers done.” —Stephen Wright
“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” —Mark Twain
“There’s a lot more to publishing a book than writing it and slapping a cover on it.” —Vince Flynn

Have you written a book?

There are more book publishing options now than ever before. This means many more titles in the marketplace. How can you make sure your book will get the attention it deserves?

To learn about custom editing and marketing services, all are welcome to complete the 2024 Author Survey and check our Author Services page for details about how we can help you.

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Publishing Your Book

Author Connections is devoted to editing, publishing, and marketing excellent books for discerning readers. To simplify and take the guesswork out of your book’s path to an audience, let us guide your efforts. To learn how to integrate various book promotion methods and build your author platform, consider joining the exclusive Author Connections client list.

Give your book a distinct advantage over other titles. Collaborate with an experienced book editor and marketing advisor who works with you 1-1 on your content goals.

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Book Publishing Services


Take your book from a draft document to a finished manuscript you’ll be proud to publish and sell. Structural/developmental evaluations and feedback, line editing, copy editing, and proofreading.

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Marketing Plans

Not all authors have the time or experience to plan and execute a comprehensive marketing program. Your book’s path to readers is simpler, more fun, and more productive with a detailed plan designed just for you.


What Authors Are Saying About Author Connections

Craig Moody
Craig Moody
author of "THE '49 INDIAN" and other titles

“Beth isn’t your average marketing strategist; Beth gets personal. I mean this in the best way possible. When I first met Beth, even before she took me on as a client and we started working…  read more >>

Calvin James
Calvin James
author of "THE COLORED WATER FOUNTAIN" and other titles

“When I started building the foundation for my company, I knew I needed an editor and marketing plan. After reviewing several different options, I was certain Beth…  read more >>

Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
author of "TRACTOR NAMED WILBUR" and other titles

“As a children’s author, I searched for a person who would offer valuable insights for marketing my book, “A Tractor Named Wilbur.” I chose to hire Beth… read more >>

Edy Nathan
author of "IT'S GRIEF"

“Energy, knowledge, talent, advisor, concise, perfectionist, flexible, and amazing! As a new author the world of self-publishing was new to me. Her media guide was created specifically for my topic…  read more >> 

Steve Physioc
Steve Physioc
author of "WALKS WITH THE WIND" and other titles

“I am extremely indebted to Beth Kallman Werner at Author Connections for the direction she has given me on my writing adventure. My only regret is that I didn’t reach out to Beth until…  read more >>

Marc Curtis Little
Marc Curtis Little
author of "AFTER OBAMA" and other titles

“As I embark on the production of my next book, I am reminded of the great relationship my wife and I have with Beth Kallman Werner, the editor of my current…  read more >>