― Here are the other five things you can do in 2012 to sell more books. For the first five things you can do in 2012 to sell more books, see http://blog.bookmarket.com/2012/05/top-10-things-you-can-do-in-2012-to.html. ∙ 6. Speak. ∙ Speaking builds a word-of-mouth army better than anything else. Speak locally - at garden clubs, libraries, bookstores, Rotary clubs, poetry nights, schools, hospitals, story swaps, book club meetings, etc. Then expand out to a wider area, to nearby [...].