Printed Materials

As vital as internet channels like websites and social media are, printed materials like business cards and bookmarks continue to be. In order to sell their works to readers, independent authors and self-publishers would be wise to use both types of marketing strategies. Authors can choose from the following print resources at Citi of Books:

Business Cards

Business cards are useful while trying to network. To present your author brand and establish contacts in the industry, distribute them at any event or at speaking engagements.
Business Card Features:

  • Size: 2 x 3 1/2
  • Professional full color design
  • Inclusion of complete Author details and book ordering information
  • Optional mention of previously written books

When participating in book fairs or other promotional events, bookmarks make excellent freebies. These resources not only help your readers enjoy the reading experience but also help spread the word about your work to a larger audience.
Bookmarks Features:

  • Size: 2 x 7 1/2
  • Professional full color design displaying the book’s thumbnail
  • Inclusion of Author name, photo, book title, 40-word book description, and book order information

Citi of Books’ Postcards are specially crafted to benefit you in selling your book to the public while maintaining a personal touch. All the details regarding your book and its publication are included on these postcards. To spread the news about your most recent work, you can mail it to friends, relatives, and professional contacts.

Postcard Features:

  • Size: 4 x 6
  • Professional full color design displaying book’s thumbnail.
  • Inclusion of Author name, photo, book title, 40-word book description, and book order information

Posters assist in presenting a little excerpt of your work for public exposure with an added visual flair, whether during book signing events, in nearby bookstores, or at libraries.
Poster Features:

  • Full color 16″ x 20″poster design displaying book thumbnail
  • Inclusion of author biography, author headshot, and book ordering information
  • Durable heavy stock material for poster printing

Disclaimer: The cost of the printed materials is included in the packages, but shipping costs are your responsibility.