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If You Want Professional Publishing Help While You Maintain Control of the Process, Check Out Subsidy Publishers Rik Feeney and Julie Ann Howell

September 8, 2013

If you’re looking for expert support for your book while you stay in the drivers’ seat, subsidy publishing may be for you. We invite you to make appointments with Rik Feeney or Julie Ann Howell at October’s “Greatest Writers Conference on Earth.”

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Rik Feeney (Richardson Publishing, Inc., & is the author of Writing Books for Fun, Fame & Fortune! and Self-Publishing Simplified. A book coach, cover designer, and consultant, he is the leader of the FWA Orlando Writers Group. Rik’s goal is to help you get published—so you don’t spend a fortune, so your book is taken seriously, and you receive value from publication, be it fun, fame, or fortune.


Julie Ann Howell is the founder/publisher of The Peppertree Press. Peppertree provides a full array of services: cover art, interior layout and design, editing, book identification (ISBN number and Library of Congress number, with barcode), distribution, e-book conversion, and provisions for royalties. Peppertree also helps clients promote their work through public speaking, book signings, reading festivals, and contacts with both print and electronic media. The Peppertree Press thoroughly screens and evaluates its submissions. The company, which has published more than 400 titles, also operates a bookstore in downtown Sarasota, Florida.

At the conference, Rik will moderate the Self and Subsidy Publishing Panel at 3:40 p.m. on Saturday, October 19, and Julie Ann will be one of the panelists.


“The Greatest Writers Conference on Earth” will be held October 18-20, 2013, at the Orlando Marriott Lake Mary. See the FWA website,, to learn more, to register, and to make your agent appointments. Also check out the full set of FAQs. Questions? Contact

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