It’s been a busy week – but now I have half term – although nothing planned, as my daughter is revising and has her Duke Of Edinburgh Bronze expedition next weekend. 717 more words
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Here’s the thing: it’s your gig, so you really have to do most of the work.
1) Notify Everyone
Everyone you know, in your Rolodex, in your business card file, put up a flyer at the coffee shop, send a note to school with your kids: because you can’t rely on the bookstore to reach the people who know you and want to come see you sitting behind a table looking awkward. 539 more words
The Book Industry Charitable Foundation is a nonprofit near and dear to my heart. Many of you have heard me sing its praises as a first-line resource for booksellers in unexpected need—and have heard me urge booksellers to draw on this resource when needed. 277 more words