The Descartes Highlands

The Descartes Highlands


145 Pages


  • Extensive social media campaign.
  • National radio and TV interviews
  • Features in literary journals, and journals with an Asian focus.
  • Promotion on the author's website
  • Publicity and promotion in conjunction with the author's speaking engagements
  • Galleys available in February
  • Ebook to be published simultaneously with print editions
  • Select library promotions
  • To be featured in the Akashic Digits Program (an e-book promotion program we have developed)

  • Gamalinda is a highly regarded author in the Philippines, having won the National Book Award in that country, and the Palanca Award. Also, this novel, Descartes Highlands, was shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize (which is awarded to unpublished works)
  • This is the author's first novel in the US
  • Although the author lives in New York, he travels frequently to the Philippines.
  • Publicize to major dailies, weeklies, literary publications, alternative publications. Major radio and television push.
  • Akashic's promotion will have a strong social media component
  • Strong candidate for B&N Discover Program.
  • Promote to a general literary audience, but also to Asia-themed venues.

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    Published 13 October 2014
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    EAN13 9781617753244
    Language English

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