Tuesday Tips: Book Swag by Aileen Stewart

My Top Four Favorite Pieces of Kidlit Swag


Book Swag by: Aileen Stewart

Reading through posts this past weekend, I found one that I thought was appropriate for marketing.


We all like to get it, but what works? I know I don’t want my give aways to be throw aways. I would like for the receiver to like it enough to hang on to it… and lead to more sales.

Aileen Stewart wrote a great article on what she has found useful for her…

“When my first book released, I must admit I went a bit swag crazy. If I could put my book cover on something, I did.  I had canvas bags, mugs, pens, notebooks, business cards, banners, yard signs, magnets, posters, book marks, buttons, mouse pads, post cards, and t-shirts. But after the initial overwhelming excitement wore off, I realized that swag can be expensive…”

Read the rest of Aileen’s article…



Let me know what you think of book swag!
Do you like it? Do you hate it? A little of both?
What have you received that you liked?
What have been some of your best give aways?


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Until next time…

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