BookBaby Independent Authors Conference

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Nov 3 - Nov 5, 2017


The Independent Authors Conference is the only conference that educates independent authors on how to cultivate a successful career in the self-publishing industry.

Over three exciting days in historic Philadelphia, authors will engage in workshops concentrated on learning and improving the skills they need to succeed, including effective writing techniques and strengthening their book marketing and promotion tactics.

What authors can expect:


Keynote addresses from Carla King and Grant Faulkner. Additional presentations and workshops will be given from other successful self-published authors and industry leaders.


Over 20 constructive workshops and panels focused on publishing and marketing your book.


Opportunities to connect with hundreds of fellow writers and expand your writing network.


Open discussions with real publishing experts ready to answer your questions.


- Scott Bilker

- Rochelle Carter

- Hope Clark

- Nancy Erickson

- Grant Faulkner

- Joel Friedlander

- Janet Goldstein

- Shelley Hitz

- Carolyn Howard-Johnson

- Dana Kaye

- Carla King

- Elizabeth Marshall

- Eva Lesko Natiello

- Sandra Poirier Smith

- Steven Spatz

- Brooke Warner

All genre writers are welcome. Register today!


Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature


1800 Market Street
Pennsylvania, United States

BookBaby Independent Authors Conference

About BookBaby: BookBaby makes self-publishing easy: From book printing, eBooks, distribution, cover design, and now editing. Since 2011, we’ve helped thousands realize their publishing goals, backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

BookBaby creates and distributes your printed books and eBooks to the largest distribution network, including Amazon, iBooks, Barnes & Noble, and many other popular retailers worldwide. You’ll keep 100% of your book’s net sales, and retain all rights and creative control.

Best of all, you can call us at 1-877-961-6878 and talk through the process with a real human being–a fellow writer who’s invested in the success of your book.