Self-publishing will be focus of library talk

The Roxbury Library Association will host a presentation by Simona David on self-publishing and book marketing on Saturday, June 29, at 11 a.m. at the Roxbury Library. Ms. David is the author of Self-Publishing and Book Marketing: A Research Guide.

Ms. David will cover the fundamentals of self-publishing by considering the book market and the state of the publishing/self-publishing industries. She will additionally address topics such as how to choose the right self-publishing platform, how to design and format a book, and how to market and sell a book.

Simona David is a writer and public relations consultant who resides in the Catskill Mountains. She is the president of Writers in the Mountains. For more information, visit