Saturday, December 28, 2013

Do not let another another day go by; take advantage of the special offers during MANA's Pre-New Year's Eve Days Sale. Make your fireworks open 2014! If you or a friend wants to become published in 2014, take advantage of the sale offered—soon! Only three more days! Be sure to listen to the most recent podcast on the MANA Blog!

Friday, December 27, 2013

Self-Publish With MANA's Pre-New Year's Eve Day Sale!

Was your 2013 New Year's resolution to write a manuscript and have it published? If so, it's not too late to make your resolution become reality. 

From now until Monday, December 30, get 25% off any plan listed on MANA's Self-Publishing web page. To take advantage of this offer:

1. Go to MANA's Self-Publishing page:

2. Choose a plan. 

3. Scroll down and click on the Cart. 

4. Pay $187.50 (which is 25% off the regular layaway scheduling fee of $250).

5. Take up to one year to pay. 

BONUS: If your really want to become published in 2014, then take the time to listen to "Notables For New Authors," the last in our series of three podcasts on this blog. Then follow the instructions, you will be glad you did!

Questions? Contact MANA at

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Do You Know How to Market Your Book? Listen to MANA's Notables for New Authors Podcast

Marketing is a key component for getting your book out in the hands of readers. Do you know how to market your book? If not, listen to the podcast to find out how.

This is the last podcast of a 3-part series for new authors. Part 1 dealt with how to become published. Part 2 focused on how to obtain an illustrator. Both podcasts are available for replay. 

If you are definitely serious about becoming a published author in 2014 or want to publish another manuscript, then you must listen to the podcast. You will be glad that you did!

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

The REAL Secret to Writing A Bestseller

Just write. 

No excuses. 

No procrastination. 

Break free of procrastination by following this advice found in this article by Jonathan Gunson of Best Seller Labs:

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

MANA SUNSET Newsletter Now Available

The December edition of MANA's newsletter is out. Find out the latest news about MANA. 

To view the current and archived versions of THE MANA SUNSET go to:

Monday, December 9, 2013

Blog Talk Radio Podcast with MANA Founder, Dr. Fairy Hayes-Scott

Dr. Fairy Hayes-Scott, founder of and Robbie Dean Press, shared insights with Stacie Walker into what it takes to run a publishing business. Stacie Walker is the host of "Woman in Leadership Show" on Blog Talk Radio.

Book publishing is extremely important to build your brand and to increase your authority as an entrepreneur. Listen to the podcast: 

Popular Books Internet Radio with Woman in Leadership Show on BlogTalkRadio

Interview With MANA's Founder, Dr. Fairy Hayes-Scott on Blog Talk Radio Today

Dr. Fairy Hayes-Scott, founder of Robbie Dean Press and, will be a guest on the "Women in Leadership" Blog Talk Radio program hosted by Stacie Walker today at 3:30 p.m. EST/2:30 p.m. CST.

Dr. Hayes-Scott will share some insights into what it takes to run two book publishing companies. Publishing a book is extremely important to building your brand and increasing your authority as an entrepreneur. 

Follow this link to listen to the "Women in Leadership" program today at 3:30 p.m. EST/2:30 p.m. CST:

Friday, December 6, 2013

Take Your Child To A Bookstore, If You Can't, Shop MANA's Online Bookstore

Tomorrow, Saturday, Dec. 7, is the 4th annual Take Your Child to a Bookstore Day. The purpose of the event is to help children experience the pleasure of spending time in a bookstore. Find out more at:

If you are unable to go to a store, check out MANA's Online Bookstore and save with MANA's Extended Black Friday Sale. Order any book until Dec. 24, 2013, and receive 20% off. MANA will reimburse you for shipping and handling charges and include a rebate check for the shipping and handling charges with every order shipment. 

What's more, buy 2 books and get the second one of equal or lesser value 50% off. 
MANA's children's section  features many children's books available for kids of all ages. So, why not take a look now and save with MANA's special holiday offers. 

Visit our online store at

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

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MANA's Newest Release: Reflections During 2013

MANA is pleased to introduce Reflections During 2013, a compilation of short stories and poems submitted to the 2013 MANA Winter Writers’ Contest

Jeff Ferris was selected the best short story writer for "Two Men Named Jack," and Tiffany Purnell submitted the best poem, "Exotic Chocolate Flower." The front cover of Reflections During 2013  symbolizes the messages conveyed in Mr. Ferris’s short story and Ms. Purnell’s poems.

This collection of works ends the year on a very pleasant note. Furthermore, half of the proceeds will go the ALS Association, MANA's designated charity for 2013. The ALS Association is an organization committed to supporting families and individuals coping with Lou Gehrig’s disease. 

Reflections During 2013 is available in print for $12.95 print and e-Book for $4.95. Preview the book here:

Sunday, December 1, 2013

MANA Cyber Monday Discounts Are Alive!

Today only, Cyber Monday, MANA will discount 30% off any book, self-publishing plan, and Holiday Layaway Plan down payment. 

Choose any book on the MANA web site and MANA will send with your order a rebate check for the cost of shipping and handling or you can choose to have MANA donate your shipping and handling check to the ALS Association, MANA's charity for 2013.

If you want to become a published author, choose a plan on MANA's Self-Publishing page and get 30% off today. 

Have limited funds? Then take advantage of MANA's Holiday Layaway Plan. Make a $250 down payment and take 30% off the down payment. Your total down payment is $175. Make your payment now on MANA's Holiday Layaway Plan page.

MANA wants you to accomplish your goal of becoming published. So take advantage of MANA's Cyber Monday discounts today.

Questions? Contact us at today!