Ben by Daniel Shelton

Ben

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  1. simpsonfan2

    simpsonfan2 said, 5 months ago

    I have seen writers alone at the table like that.

  2. M2MM

    M2MM said, 5 months ago

    How disappointing for her….. :(

  3. Jo P

    Jo P said, 5 months ago

    Newbie author, no publicity except in the window…. Everybody has to start somewhere.

  4. Jo P

    Jo P said, 5 months ago

    Grandkids should have had their book signed at that store plus every neibhours they could find….a free copy or two with the local school. A reading folllow by a contest… A word or two to the local newspaper. Heck it worked for Rowling.

  5. Joelle Baker

    Joelle Baker said, 5 months ago

    I’d sign buy your book so you could sign it

  6. whmIII

    whmIII said, 5 months ago

    SIGH

  7. Mommyhalls

    Mommyhalls said, 5 months ago

    @Jo P

    Yup. Call the grandkids! And then sit and read it to them. Even without publicity if she’s in the window interest will come.

  8. Simonie01

    Simonie01 said, 5 months ago

    Poor Olivia. I would come!

  9. comicsssfan

    comicsssfan said, 5 months ago

    The book signing I went to about pencil drawings of eagles in flight was not advertised as a book signing. It was advertised as a free seminar on how to write a book and get it published. It was well attended by curious prospective authors who ended up gawping at the unconventional pair. But they had to reveal that their book was self-published, which was not exactly what anyone was interested in. But the nature of their relationship sure held our collective attention.

  10. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, 5 months ago

    That would be my fear should I ever have a book published.

  11. marmar in MI

    marmar in MI said, 5 months ago

    Awww, I would have come too.

  12. comicsssfan

    comicsssfan said, 5 months ago

    There is a new book out about small bookstores across the country, with a great foreword by Richard Russo, by the way, that explains how they try to generate interest in the new books so this won’t happen.
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    I knew someone who wrote a bad, self- published novel that he strong armed into the local bookstore. The lady owners were so annoyed and grossed out by him. The book was really an expression of his barely contained repressed desires, of which he had many since both his mother and his wife hated him.

  13. Dry

    Dry GoComics PRO Member said, 5 months ago

    Poor Olivia!

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