AuthorU Membership

Membership Levels

AUBasic

NOVELLA: A perfect start for aspiring authors to become part of our community. You’ll learn basic information about the world of publishing, what you will need to succeed as an author, your publishing options and tips to market and sell your book. (6 month free membership)

 

 

AUGold

GOLD: A great place for authors with the necessary commitment to educate yourself, connect with like-minded individuals, and learn from professionals who can help you realize your writing, publishing and marketing goals. Access to our extensive library of archived webinars and training materials, includes special Early Bird pricing for all Events.

 

 

AUBestSeller

BEST SELLER and BEST SELLER (LOCAL): For authors and independent publishers who are ready to turn passions into profits. This level secures and prepays your spot at all AuthorU programs and provides you with the deepest discounts available for everything AuthorU offers—this provides you with thousands of dollars in freebies and discounts from AuthorU partners!

*BEST SELLER is for members anywhere and
BEST SELLER (LOCAL)
is for local members who want to take full advantage of in-person events in the Greater Denver area.

 

Member Benefits:
What’s included (some examples of what you will find – more benefits regularly added for all member levels:
NOVELLA GOLD BEST SELLER
FREE (6 month free membership) $9.99/Month
OR
$99.00 per year
OR
Gold Duo: an author/publishing couple – in a personal or professional relationship – you get full memberships for $150, saving $48. $150 per year
$97/Month OR $970/Year
(2 Free Months)

BEST SELLER (Local)
$147/Month OR $1470/Year
(2 Free Months)

  Everything in Basic Everything in Gold plus …
Weekly Emails with author and independent publishing news YES YES
Invitations to various Author U events and educational opportunities Early bird Discounts to all AuthorU events (save over $500) and invitations to attend all seasonal invite-only AuthorU events (Christmas Party, Summer BBQ) Pre-paid ticket to AuthorU Extravaganza in Denver, September 15 – 17, 2016 ($495).
If for some reason you can’t make it – but we highly encourage you to be there – we’ll send you the entire DVD set.
Author Mentoring Mondays hosted by Judith Briles and Michelle DeFlippo YES YES
The AuthorU Resource Quarterly Ezine YES YES
Publishing Resource List – provides valuable contacts YES YES
Associate Members & Partners List AuthorU Gold and Bestseller Member List YES
AuthorU – Your Guide to Book Publishing weekly radio show podcast YES YES
AuthorU webinars GOLD – all live events Access to entire AuthorU Webinar GOLD library (15+ webinars) YES
AuthorU Online Book Publishing Summit, February 26 – 27, 2016 – all live streaming events AuthorU Online Book Publishing Summit digital downloads from February 26-27, 2016 event ($299 value) YES
Basic Member Discounts provided by AuthorU partners including: YES YES
AuthorU Aha-Amplifier eBooks YES YES
  Get 10% – 15% off at GotPrint.com YES
IngramSpark Print on Demand (POD)
10% – 40% discounts
YES YES
  DiscDelivered.com – 50% discount on setup fee for copy and fulfillment of CD and DVD orders (save $25.) YES
Joel Friedlander’s BookDesignTemplates.com
10% discount
30% discount YES
ILLUSTRATING YOU, LLC http://ShannonParish.com – 10% for Basic Membership on WebDesogn, illustrations or Creative Coaching ILLUSTRATING YOU, LLC http://ShannonParish.com – 20% for Basic Membership on WebDesign, illustrations or Creative Coaching + complimentary coaching session (1 hour) YES
BlueInk Reviews Professional reviews on your book – $50 discount on a review BlueInk Reviews – $75 discount on a review BlueInk Reviews – $100 discount on a review
  The Donohue Group Inc. (DGI) provides contract library services including CIP, PCIP coding for better placement in Libraries, Museums & Archives. Get 10% off. YES 
  Foreward Magazine Subscription YES
  Promontory Press Access to Canadian Distribution for your book YES
  Aha Amplifier: $250 off the $450 cost of publishing an Aha Amplifier AhaBook ¬ a mini-book of tweetable quotes from your larger book (or any other content) to help you and others to amplify your content on social media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIN and Google+). YES
  Edit Partner (Barb Wilson) editing services 10% discount on editing services. YES
  Color House Graphics 5% discount on first print run YES
  Bowker ISBN- 10% discount YES
  Invitation to Special Sales Opportunities (ie Christmas Gift Mart, Library Association) YES
  New Shelves Books:
“How to Sell Your Books to Public Libraries Step-by-Step Video Tutorial with Starter Pack Database of 25 Library Systems and Sample Cover Letter” ($49.95 Value)
New Shelves Books:
50% Off Top Ten Public Library System Campaign. (Save $447)
  Global eBook Awards: 32% discount YES
  USA News Book Awards: $10 discount YES
    The Book Shepherd:
$300 in coupons
$100 of which can be applied to each of the following Book Shepherd events:
Publishing at Sea
Judith Briles Unplugged
Write a Non-Fiction Book in 4 Weeks
    Virtual Tech Toolboxes ($360)
Pre-paid attendance at live Tech Toolboxes ($59 each value /6 a year)
In-depth one on one coaching with Judith Briles and Kelly Johnson on a variety of gizmos, gadgets and tools for authors.
    Pre-paid attendance at live Salon events ($360)
Salons are a Monday evening deep dive workshop on a specific topic.
    Special Bestseller-Only events including quarterly Mastermind – specially designed virtual meetings for this group.
    Relationships and support from other Colorado Best Seller members
    Special Consultation with select AuthorU Partners
    PLUS FOR LOCAL (Colorado) MEMBERS
Pre-paid spot at AuthorU monthly meetings ($20-$35 each/8 per year)
    Pre-paid attendance at live Tech Toolboxes ($59 each value/6 per year)
They are in-depth one on one coaching with Judith Briles and Kelly Johnson on a variety of gizmos, gadgets and tools for authors.
    Pre-paid attendance at live Salon events ($360 value)
Salons are a Monday evening deep dive workshop on a specific topic. On-site members get dinner included. Remote members can be Skyped in.
Exclusive to members, and slots are filled on a first come first served basis.
    Relationships and support from other Colorado Local Access members.
NOVELLA GOLD BEST SELLER
FREE (6 month free membership) $9.99/Month
OR
$99.00 per year
OR
Gold Duo: an author/publishing couple – in a personal or professional relationship – you get full memberships for $150, saving $48. $150 per year
$97/Month OR $970/Year
(2 Free Months)

BEST SELLER (Local)
$147/Month OR $1470/Year
(2 Free Months)