Chapter Book Signing = Great Success! (Plus 7 Lessons Learned)


Michelle gives us a humorous rundown of her first book signing as well as some important lessons she learned from the experience. If you have yet to face your first book signing, do read Michelle’s post. If you have survived your first (and perhaps many other) book signing, please share your experience. Us newbies want to learn :)

Originally posted on Michelle Proulx -- The Website:

I am happy to announce that not only did I survive my first book signing, it in fact went fairly well — huzzah! Pictures/video will come sometime in the next week as my photographer/videographer/hair stylist Rhiannon assembles the footage, so we’ll have to stick to text for this post. I now present …

A basic run down of what happened yesterday (aka My First Book Signing!):

8:00 AM — Woke up. Ate Cheerios. Surfed the internet.

10:00 AM — Took a shower. Got dressed. Remembered to put on deodorant.

10:30 AM — Rhiannon arrived. Sat in uncomfortable wicker chair whilst she styled my hair. Shouted at brother to hurry up in shower so I could retrieve my make-up.

11:30 AM — Applied make-up. Asked mother what time it was. Heard “11:45 AM”. Had minor panic attack.

11:32 AM — Discovered it was only 11:32 AM. Calmed down.

11:40 AM — Got…

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  1. Thanks so much for the re-blog :)


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