Getting Ready to Launch

Lisa Haneberg

Lisa Haneberg is the author of Toxic Octopus, a Spy Shop Mystery and Ghost Rat, a Spy Shop Mystery Novella. Her third in the series, Dead Pelican, will be published this winter. She has also published over a dozen nonfiction books, both traditionally and as an independent publisher. Lisa earned an MFA from Goddard College and regularly attends writer’s conferences and workshops to keep learning. She’s been blogging since 2004 and is active on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. She lives with her husband and two dogs in Lexington, Kentucky. Her website is at, and email is

  • Venue:
    Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
  • Time:
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Meets On:
        Saturday, August 10
  • Address:
    251 W. Second Street
    Lexington, KY, 40507
  • Cost:

With Lisa Haneberg.

Your book is done and will soon be available for sale—now what? The months before and after your publication date can be exciting, stressful, and confusing. Google “book launch checklist” and you’ll find mile-long to-do lists and hundreds of vendors ready to help you. During this workshop, you’ll learn what you can do to shore up your author platform, start marketing your book, engage your early readers (and reviewers), and enjoy this special time in every writer’s career. Led by Lisa Haneberg, author of over twenty traditionally and self-published fiction and nonfiction books. [ALL LEVELS]

Register now for Getting Ready to Launch.