Maria Murnane
Finding and following your passion
On March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

At this event, Maria will share the entertaining and inspiring story behind Perfect on Paper with two Boston chapters of the Downtown Women’s Club. The event is also open to the public. Click here for details and registration information.  

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Boston Women’s Network: Finding and following your passion—no matter what!
On March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Our Topic is: Finding and following your passion—no matter what! Maria Murnane, the author of Perfect on Paper, spent nearly 10 years climbing the career ladder in Silicon Valley before finally admitting to herself that she was miserable. What did she do then? That’s what she’ll share at this fun event. She hopes her entertaining story will inspire you […]

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My next webinar…book marketing!
On February 2, 2011 | 1 Comments

As anyone who has been to one of my speaking engagement knows, the ton of work I put into spreading the word about Perfect on Paper is what got the book noticed by the powers that be at AmazonEncore. So what better subject than book marketing for my second webinar? I had a lot of […]

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Want to learn how to get published?
On January 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Over the past couple years I’ve been asked “How did you get published?” so many times that I’ve finally decided to put everything I’ve learned about book writing, publishing and marketing  into formal (yet fun) online presentations for aspiring authors… AKA on-demand webinars!  Here’s a description of the first one: Want to become a published […]

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New year, new book!
On January 13, 2011 | 4 Comments

Happy Near Year everyone!  I’m sorry for the long gap between posts — the holidays sort of got in the way of real life for awhile. But I’m finally back in New York, and I have exciting news … I just signed the publishing contract for the sequel to Perfect on Paper! I know many […]

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An amazing women’s conference!
On November 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

I’m so excited! I just got invited to speak at the Massachusetts Conference for Women, which is on December 9 in Boston. Keynote speakers include Gloria Steinem, Christy Turlington Burns and Glenda Hatchett, among others, and I believe more than 5,000 women are expected to attend. In the morning I’ll be on a panel on […]

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Perfect on Paper is now available in…Hungary!
On September 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

I have no idea if a single copy has been sold, but I just found out that Perfect on Paper is now available at major bookstores across Hungary! (Translated into Hungarian!) The publisher that bought the rights over there is also publishing Obama’s Audacity of Hope — how cool to know that I have the […]

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Kindle promotion for Perfect on Paper!
On August 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone, I just found out that Amazon is running a promotion for new fiction on the Kindle that includes Perfect on Paper! Until August 31 it’s only $3.99- yikes that is cheap, but it’s also a fantastic way to get my book the e-hands of a lot of new readers. Click here for the […]

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Want to help with my next book?
On August 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone! Super exciting news… I’m working on a sequel to Perfect on Paper! I’m having a lot of fun so far and am really looking forward to seeing where Waverly goes next. With that said, many readers have told me that what they liked most about Perfect on Paper is that they could relate […]

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Getting the word out about Perfect on Paper!
On June 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone! I’m trying to be creative about getting people to take a look at my book, so here’s a link to the first chapter. If you could please post it to your Facebook status (or Twitter) and suggest that your friends check it out, that would be wonderful! www.mariamurnane.com/peek Thanks so much! -Maria

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