$350 = Dave Barry on “Father’s Day” + 23 “shorts” from bestselling authors

In a world full of reading options, these popular authors complement quality local news with quality entertainment.





Tickle your readers with Dave’s all-new take on “Father’s Day,” then multiply the fun with 800-words on the up’s and down’s of everyday life from twenty-three different bestselling authors, including a special Thanksgiving essay from family favorite Tomie dePaola.

You know that many of your readers enjoy reading books. This series of essays is a new way to offer subscribers a one-of-a-kind reading experience that can only be found in their local newspaper. They’ll thank you, but there’s more to this equation:

— Factor in the marketing power high-profile authors can bring to a marketing/subscriber campaign.

— Add in the sponsorship revenue from advertisers who recognize the value of connecting with these popular writers in your marketplace.

—  Your readers won’t find these essays on “national” websites such at USA Today, The New York Times or The Wall Street Journal.

— It’s simple! Essays are delivered to you ready for publication.

Sign up for by April 30th to receive twenty-four new 800 word essays — two releases each month from June 2018 – June 2109 — for $350.  This price allows for print and digital use. Please note that “The Writer’s Notebook” is available exclusively to newspapers with less than 150,000 in average daily print circulation.