Announcing Marketing Inklings!

Announcing Marketing Inklings!

Introducing Marketing Inklings! These monthly posts will include marketing tips, low cost promotion ideas, and relevant publishing industry news. Today’s Inklings message is an overview of essential, low-cost (or no-cost!) steps to successful marketing. If you have an idea or suggestion to share with your fellow Inkwater authors, please email virginia@inkwater.com or maggie@inkwater.com. Here’s to…

Whispering Wires, by Inkwater Author Philip Metcalfe, is Used by Ken Burns in his Documentary About Prohibition

Whispering Wires, by Inkwater Author Philip Metcalfe, is Used by Ken Burns in his Documentary About Prohibition

Philip Metcalfe’s book, Whispering Wires: The Tragic Tale of an American Bootlegger, tells the story of Roy Olmstead, one of the principal bootleggers in Prohibition-era Seattle, and the first major federal court case concerning the use of wiretaps. This historical narrative follows the city officials, Prohibition agents, and rumrunners who chased, evaded, and double-crossed each…