Here at Unshelved HQ there is talk of little else but the upcoming book. I'm spending all my time on the cover drawing, and we're chasing down the last of our blurbs. I hope to send it all off to the printer on Friday.
Meanwhile preorders are coming in at an impressive clip, which is very exciting because printing up thousands of copies of a book is somewhat of a leap of faith. Yes, we have a lot of regular readers, but how many will actually invest in our book? We have guesses but no way to know. We could really lose our shirts on this one. Anyway, if you're thinking of preordering, sooner is better than later because (a) we have a finite supply of bookmarks, but more importantly for us (b) the number of preorders will help us determine our print run.
October 8, 2018 Walla Walla, WA
Walla Walla Rural Library District Staff Day (Gene)
November 15, 2018 Palm Beach, FL
Palm Beach County Library System (Gene)
November 16, 2018 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Southeast Florida Library Information Network (Gene)
Jan 25 - 28, 2019 Seattle, WA ALA Midwinter (Library COMIC Booth #726) (Gene)
March 1, 2019 Phoenix, AZ
Maricopa County Library District (Gene)
April 15 - 17, 2019 Austin, TX Texas Library Association Annual Conference (Library COMIC booth, Monday night event) (Gene)
June 21 - 24, 2019 Washington, DC
ALA Annual (Library COMIC booth) (Gene)
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