Like most everyone, I am in two minds about “marketing” my book. On the one hand, I get that it is necessary and the done thing. On the other, I get that it is a bit much to plug the book everyday. It feels like tooting your own horn which isn’t nice. But Algonquin makes it so easy for me. Everyday, I get one or two things from the publicity folks there. It is one step to post it on my personal blog which then automatically “shares” to Twitter, Facebook, etc. For a while, I started a separate “books” page on Facebook to keep it separate from my friends page, but that got a bit tiresome to manage. So for all my friends who are getting an overdose of this book stuff from me, rest assured that it will go away soon and I will go back to lurking.
With that preamble, here is the latest from Book Browse