I’m not sure if trailers or readings do much to promote books but they’re fun to make and record.
The first trailer I made was for The Darkness, a book which lends itself to a sinister sort of treatment. The trailer was voted the most intriguing one in the New Covey Awards. And the book won silver in the Mystery category of the Forward National Literature Awards.
This is s story written for R B Wood’s The Word Count Podcast. It imagines an evening spent with a favourite fictional character. I include it as an example of readings I’ve done of excerpts from my noivels.
An Evening with Madame Bovary.