I have seen a few here and there. I usually find books I want to read by reading reviews or by picking them up in the library or bookstore and deciding if I want to read them or not. I have not paid much attention to book trailers until just now.
I watched a few book trailers on YT yesterday to get some ideas to make my own. I’ve done a lot of social media for my books, so why not a book trailer for my book that’s currently selling well and also one for which I gave a recent reading locally and sold all my copies. The book I made the trailer for is “The Mailbox of the Kindred Spirit.”
I noticed many of the trailers I watched yesterday looked like movie trailers. Some looked like a TV ad or commercial.
For my first one, I used a summary of the book, and pictures that I took from one of the very real locales in the book. Add in some music and pretty fonts and colors an…