Monday, June 6, 2016

Attending the Dinner Party: What to Expect From a Book Signing

(Getting a Seat at the Table: Book Signing Basics Part One)

So, you’re going to a book signing. I bet you’re excited, pumped with adrenaline and visions of long lines of readers just waiting to purchase a signed copy of one of your books. You have trouble sleeping at night as the event draws closer because in your mind you’re packing and repacking your bags, you’re toying with the display at your table, making sure everything looks perfect, and you’re practicing your signature. Truth be told, you’ve been daydreaming about this day since you typed the very first word of your manuscript, and it’s almost upon you.

But have you asked yourself why you’re going to a book signing?