Book Trailers


Post Book Trailer

A video book trailer is an advertisement for an author’s book. You want to employ techniques similar to those of movie trailers to promote your book(s). Book trailer advertising encourage readers to consider purchasing your book by providing a short film that will heighten their senses.

Video Book Trailer Instructions

A video book trailer is an advertisement for an author’s book. You want to employ techniques similar to those of movie trailers to promote your book(s). Book trailer advertising encourage readers to consider purchasing your book by providing a short film that will heighten their senses.

There are three kinds of popular book trailers.

1. Standard book trailers are called video-podcasts which are simple still photos set to music with text conveying the story
2. Higher quality book trailers are called cinematic book trailers and are created by professionals. Common formats of cinematic book trailers include actors performing scenes from the book akin to a movie trailer, full production trailers, flash videos, and animation. Keep in mind that there is usually a high cost associated with this type of book trailer.

ABB will immediately post your book trailer on YouTube for the world to see. Book Trailers can be circulated on television and online in most common digital video formats. We will post your book trailer for everyone to view. Just complete the Book Trailer upload form. Once the book trailer is in place, we will market your book via ABB resources.

Book Trailer Services are available to members:

ABB members can tap into our staff of professionals to create captivating book trailers. Your ABB professional will then upload the Book Trailer to YouTube and distribute the Book Trailer announcement to journalists, book bloggers, individuals, and social media connections. Of course, you will receive a copy of the Book Trailer to imbed on your website or to send to your personal connections.

* For a standard video-podcast trailer, the fee is $250.
* For Cinematic Book Trailer, the fee is $$$

For more information contact our podcast specialist: Leslie@authorsbookbeat.com. For more information contact our Cinematic Book Trailer specialist:

Author Photo

A boy struggles to pass Mauhad, the manhood test of his people, and falls in love in the process.

By M. L. Hollinger

Javik lives in a country surrounded by mountains and covered in old growth forest. His ambition is to become a warrior like his father, Tolda, but he must pass Mauhad before he can realize that ambition.

Author Photo

SciFi Fantasy novel surely to captiivate you

By M. L. Hollinger

Regen is a Bremen. By nature he loves only his pet skeen, sensual women, money, and adventure in that order. Bremens are known for their sexual prowess, their tough exterior, covering a sensitive interior, and their tendency to leap before they look. I hope you enjoy following this arrogant, self-confident, egotistical and narcissistic bastard through a series of adventures.

Author Photo

First of 4 award winning novels set in the south around the Civil War time period.

By Betty Vaughn

You would think Cecilia LaRoque has it all: a loving father, wealth, beauty, social position and a devoted suitor. She doesn’t. Crushed by a cold and critical mother who soon absconds to live with a dissolute lover, ‘Cissy’ struggles to prove herself worthy of love and respect.

Author Photo

Small Fish Big Fish – A gripping tale of love and courage in 1960’s Scotland.

By Jacob Carlisle

Life in the sixties was way cool:
The teen magazines
Top of the pops
Rock and pop Music
Screen Idols
The wonderful events
The terrible events
Girlfriends
Bullies
Don’t forget the dancing!

Author Photo

Introduction to Hi-doh Hi-dee Ha-Ha

By Tom Calarco

The adventures of a boy whose fantastic journey
brings him the knowledge of the meaning of life,
through song, laughter and heart—throbbing, death—defying deeds.

Author Photo

“Living With A Legend” is an homage to Iwao Takamoto by daughter Leslie E. Stern about Disney and Hanna-Barbera animator and creator of Scooby-Doo

By Leslie E. Stern

Multi-Award-Winning non-fiction book LIVING WITH A LEGEND by Leslie E. Stern offers touching personal stories about her acclaimed stepfather, Iwao Takamoto, who designed such animation masterpieces as Scooby-Doo, Astro, Mutley, and Dino. He directed Charlotte’s Web and had worked on classic films such as Lady and the Tramp and Cinderella. Leslie’s musings of growing up in a multi-ethnic home amidst cartoon genius tells the story of her stepfather’s influence on her, stories of her youth, and Iwao’s influence on others. This full-color coffee table book includes never-before-seen personal drawings done by Iwao for Leslie and for her mother, drawings done by other famous animators for Iwao, as well as rarely-seen photographs and drawings. These are a delight to behold for anyone who is a fan of Scooby-Doo, The Pink Panther, The Flintstones, and The Jetsons. A must read for any cartoon lover and a pleasure to read for anyone with a heart. Iwao Takamoto is considered a legend in the animation industry.