SPAWN Member Benefits

  • New Releases from SPAWN, a bi-monthly newsletter goes out to over 1,800 book reviewers and book bloggers. Those members who used this service were happy with the quality of reviews and diversity of media where the reviews appeared.  Open to upcoming releases and books recently published. A discounted price for members.
  • The Chicago Manual of Style Online,  the GOLD STANDARD for grammar, access FREE to members. Have answers to your grammar questions live at your fingertips.
  • SPAWN at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books in April. If you want to sell your book(s) in the booth yourself, or have your book exhibited, please review this information. Join us in our large 20′ x 20′ corner booth on the main entrance walkway through the entire festival. A discounted price for members
  • Market Update. The valuable Market Update will appear every month, letting us know exactly what is going on with magazine and book publishers. Each issue of the Market Update lists dozens (sometimes hundreds) of opportunities and resources for freelance writers, artists, photographers and publishers as well as authors who are seeking a publisher or promoting one or more books. Locate thousands more resources and informational tidbits in the vast SPAWN Market Update archives.
  • Audio recordings. Audio recordings on topics ranging from publicity to overcoming writer’s block are available for members to download at their convenience from the private member area of the SPAWN web site.
  • Free Ebook Members may choose a free ebook when they join or renew.
  • Members-Only Discounts. SPAWN members receive discounts on products and services such as editorial services, book cover design, interior layout services, consulting, printing, and writing software. NEW: discount on Chicago Manual of Style Online. The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) also offers all SPAWN members a $30 discount on IBPA memberships.
  • Story Monsters LLC 10% discount on printed subscription to Story Monsters Ink magazine, one-Year membership listing at or, any Marketing & Publicity services (Includes Goodreads Giveaway, Social Media Contests, Email Campaigns, NetGalley Review Program, and Consulting).
  • Event Calendar. Members may submit events. After approval, your events will be available online for everyone to see.


One thought on “SPAWN Member Benefits

  1. KayLee

    I was referred to you by Rhonda Rees. We have a printing business. Do you have monthly meetings, if so when and where? I am interested in learning more about what you do. Do you have a calendar?

    Thank you,


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