Isn’t it pretty?? My new, shiny and purple book arrived from the printers and I am madly excited! “It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time” is officially out now:
Launching the book properly seems like a good idea, so please join me for an official Book Launch of “It Seemed Like A Good Idea at the Time” at Centennial Market, the current home of Wheelie Good Coffee and more books with the Books and Beans store.
Everyone welcome – I’ll be signing books, and there’ll be hot drinks, book-related goodies and even UglyCakes available!
Saturday, November 3rd 10am – 3pm at Centennial Market, 1230 Broad St. Regina
RSVP with Failbook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/507137736420878/
If anyone has started Nanowrimo by then too, feel free to bring along your Work In Progress. Get a free coffee refill every time you write 1000 words!
On Saturday 1st September, I found this tweet:
It’s actually out! I am eagerly awaiting a huge box full of them. I’ll have some for sale on my Book and Beans stall at Centennial Market, and they’ll also be available in our local Chapters (“soon”) and of course, on Amazon, here currently only as a pre-order.
There is no cover picture on Amazon just yet – I will be doing an exclusive cover reveal via the Books and Beans mailing list this week and some sneak previews. Sign up here if you haven’t already!
Watch this space for details of the official launch, coming soon!
Exciting news!! Last week I launched another new little project – a mini bookstore! I’ve taken over a bookstall from friends on Centennial Market as they just didn’t have time for it any more. I’ve combined the book stall with my Wheelie Good Coffee cart, so there is now a very small bookstore-cafe at the market!
My selection is pretty tiny at the moment, but as with everything, it is a work in progress. Suggestions for what to stock are very welcome! Better still, most of my paperbacks are $5, and $6 will get you a new book AND a coffee. The perfect combination!
You can read all about the new Books and Beans stall over at www.wheeliegoodcoffee.biz
I will be stocking my own book when ‘It Seemed A Good Idea at the Time’ comes out very shortly. I have had the first round of edits back from my editor, and now the manuscript has gone off for Layout editing. Editing is a very strange process, and it’s taught me an awful lot about how I write, picking up on my annoying writing habits, repetitions and usual typos which I could not see by myself. There’s a lot of “Britishisms” in there too that I am not altogether comfy with having removed! Ah well, it’s all highly exciting, and I can’t wait to see it finished.