The 411 on Book Promotion
with Book Publicist Megan Beatie

Come for the program—stay for the surprises!


Megan Beatie, a veteran book publicist based in Los Angeles, will join the group to share what every author should know when it comes to promoting their book. Come learn about the essential must dos for an author, and find out what really needs to be left to the professionals to handle. Whether you’ve published several books or are just starting to shop your book, there’ll be something for you when it comes to putting your best foot forward, getting your book considered for media coverage, connecting with book influencers, and putting your book—and yourself—in front of readers.

Megan Beatie is a veteran book publicist with more than 25 years of experience in publishing. As head of Megan Beatie Communications (MBC), a book publicity and marketing agency based in Los Angeles, she has represented books by many bestselling authors, including Linda Ronstadt, Robert Dugoni, Lee Goldberg, Tess Gerritsen, Marcia Clark, Amina Akhtar, Ian K. Smith, Maureen Johnson, and many others.

For more information, visit her company’s website at and follow MBC on Facebook: @MeganBeatieCommunications, Instagram @mbc_books, and X @mbeatie.

When: Saturday, September 16, 2023
Time: 10 am

Where: Regency Theatre (adjacent to the San Juan Capistrano Train Station), 26762 Verdugo Street, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Members $25.00
Nonmembers $35.00

Enjoy coffee at 9:30 am; SCWA Meeting with Speaker at 10:00 am, followed by book signing, lunch and networking. Tickets includes coffee, speaker, lunch, networking.

Your safety and health are important to us. We welcome vaccinated members and guests.

You must register by Friday, September 15, 2023, at 12:00 pm.