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Retail Market Gateway Optimum


Increase your book’s visibility and value in front of thousands of industry decision makers through print advertisements and the Emergent Voices microsite. With the Retail Market Gateway Optimum package, you will reach a mass audience through various marketing outlets of Baker & Taylor and ForeWord magazine, some of the most respected and notable companies in the book industry. The subscribed recipients of these materials and microsite visitors are searching for reliable information on the next book to read, title to review or book to stock.

Retail Market Gateway Optimum includes:

Forecast Catalog - Baker & Taylor’s most extensive publication, Forecast, is a monthly magazine promoting new and forthcoming books. Your title information will be featured on a full-color page of the catalog with a select group of Author Solutions (Trafford's parent company) authors. By being included in this publication, your book will be prominently placed in front of more than 50,000 subscribers, including retailers, librarians and book-buying decision makers.

Emergent Voices Microsite - A trusted source for thousands of book-buying decision makers to discover new titles, Baker & Taylor has created the Emergent Voices microsite where your book will be available for purchase for three months. Plus, your title will be displayed on the front page of the microsite as one of 16 authors featured for two weeks. Baker & Taylor will also send an e-mail to their database of 27,000 retail, library and education subscribers.

ForeWord Magazine - You can reach a premium blend of more than 22,000 librarians and chain store booksellers with a co-op advertisement in this high-profile publication. ForeWord is the only magazine showcasing information exclusively from the explosive independent publishing market.

Banner Ad in the Title Source (TS3) homepage - Title Source 3 (TS3) is Baker & Taylor’s premier search and ordering tool, used daily by our retail, academic and public library customers.

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To learn more about how the Retail Market Gateway Optimum package can help lay the foundation for your marketing campaign, contact your marketing consultant at 888.232.4444.


Disclaimer: Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Some restrictions may apply.

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Call a publishing consultant today at 1.888.232.4444 or e-mail Your publishing consultant will assist you along the publishing process, make sure you read the terms and conditions, and take your payment. (We accept credit card, check, or money order). After the submission of your materials, you’ll be on your way to having your book published. Are you looking to sign up for additional marketing services? Call your Marketing Consultant today at 1.888.232.4444 to get a free consultation on the services that would work best for your marketing campaign. You may also send an e-mail to